Saturday, August 18, 2018

Debenhams puts £250m price tag on Danish department store arm

Debenhams has placed a price tag on its Danish department store arm Magasin du Nord as it looks to offload assets.
House of Fraser landlords

Moody’s judges House of Fraser to be in “technical default” on loans

Leading credit ratings agency Moody's has judged House of Fraser to be in technical default on its loans.

John Lewis Partnership’s sales hit hard by heatwave

John Lewis Partnership’s sales were heavily affected by the ongoing heatwave last week, damaging John Lewis’ sales.
John Lewis brand health

John Lewis tops UK’s brand health ranking for the second year in a row

John Lewis has taken the top spot of YouGov's UK brand health rankings for the second year in a row.
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House of Fraser in talks with Mike Ashley for £50m rescue bid

House of Fraser has reportedly held discussions with Mike Ashley about a new investment deal for the department store.
M&S store closures

M&S creates data skills academy to train thousands of employees

Marks & Spencer has launched a new data academy to train staff from every part of its business in data science. In a bid to...
House of Fraser c.banner

House of Fraser CVA legal action delays £70m cash injection

House of Fraser's promised £70 million cash injection from Chinese investor C.banner is facing delays.
Laura Larbalestier

Harvey Nichols appoints Laura Larbalestier as group fashion buying director

Harvey Nichols has announced the appointment of Laura Larbalestier to the Group Fashion Buying Director role. READ MORE:  Harvey Nichols’ Stacey Cartwright to depart Harvey Nichols...
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John Lewis Partnership weekly sales edge up

The John Lewis Partnership reported a 2.5 per cent year-on-year uplift in overall sales for last week.
John Lewis modern slavery

John Lewis signs up to modern slavery victims job scheme

John Lewis Partnership has signed on to a scheme that aims to provide jobs for hundreds of survivors of modern slavery.

Feature Resource

The retail CMO’s guide to Christmas 2018

Things are tough in retail right now. Administrations, Amazon, CX, AI, a weak pound...it's a lot. But we’re here to spread some Christmas cheer. The retail...