Tuesday, August 3, 2021
Mike Ashley’s Frasers Group set for "upbeat" update after reopening stores

Mike Ashley’s Frasers Group set for “upbeat” update after reopening stores

Frasers Group is expected to unveil an “upbeat” trading update next week amid hopes its sales will have rebounded strongly after (...)
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Liberty hires journalist Sophie Beresiner as head of content

Liberty has appointed journalist Sophie Beresiner in the newly-created role of global head of content.
M&S rolls out new click-and-collect strategy

M&S rolls out new click-and-collect strategy

M&S has announced the rollout of an improved digital click-and-collect and returns journey in-store, making the customer (...)
Harrods relaunches hair & beauty salon

Harrods launches new Hair & Beauty Salon offering

Harrods has open the doors to its new Hair and Beauty Salon on the fifth floor of its Knightsbridge flagship.
John Lewis hires Kathleen Mitchell as new trading director

John Lewis hires Kathleen Mitchell as new trading director

John Lewis has appointed Kathleen Mitchell to take on the role of trading director, starting from mid-September.
Hamleys opens the doors to its new state-of-the-art console, PC and gaming accessories department in its Regent Street store in London.

Hamleys opens new state of the art gaming department

Hamleys opens the doors to its new state-of-the-art console, PC and gaming accessories department in its Regent Street store in London.
Selfridges

Selfridges owners begin formal auction with £4bn price tag

Selfridges’ owner the Weston family has begun a formal auction of the department store business, with bids expected to start at £4 billion.
Mike Ashley takes backseat in Frasers Group operations

Mike Ashley takes backseat in Frasers Group turnaround

Mike Ashley has reportedly taken a backseat in the business transformation strategy of Frasers Group, allowing his young team (...)
As the ‘pingdemic’ forces workers to self isolate at home, fashion retailers are being forced to close shops.

Fashion retailers hit by the “pingdemic”

As the ‘pingdemic’ forces workers to isolate, fashion retailers are being forced to close shops while the opening of a new department store has also been delayed.
Beales

Beales to reopen 38,000sq ft Merseyside store after administration

Beales' new owner has announced it will reopen the chain's 38,000sq ft store in Southport, Merseyside next month.

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How third-party logistics suppliers can facilitate operations for fashion retailers

The rise of e-commerce has led to a monumental shift in consumer expectations around choice, delivery speed and price, which has introduced new pressures...