Wednesday, February 20, 2019

British Land sells Debenhams’ Oxford Street building for £400m

British Land has confirmed it has reached a deal with a private investor to sell off its Debenhams building on Oxford Street for £400...

John Lewis sets £1bn revenue goal for own brand home products

John Lewis hopes to rake in £1 billion dollars annually from its own-brand Home division by 2020, according to a plans announced by...

Marks & Spencer clothing sales plunge 8.9% in first quarter

High street stalwart Marks & Spencer reported an 8.9 per cent drop in clothing sales in the first quarter of its financial year, as...

House of Fraser hires digital firm to help shape future

House of Fraser has appointed digital consultancy agency TH_NK to work closely with executive stakeholders to explore what the future of the department store...

Former BHS owner defends taking millions before retailer’s collapse

The most recent owner of BHS has defended taking millions from the former high street giant's accounts as a "dip in the ocean" while...

Concerns for UK retail as M&S, Sports Direct prepare latest figures post-Brexit

Economic concerns in the wake of the Brexit vote are expected to continue on to next week as Marks & Spencer and Sports Direct...

Qatar-based group buys international BHS stores and website

Reports have emerged that a Qatari group has purchased BHS‘ international and online assets. According to Sky News, Al Mana – already runs some...

Sports Direct‘s Irish expansion plans fall flat

Sports Direct has reportedly missed out on a chance to expand in Ireland after Debenhams‘ parent company was selected as the chosen bidder for...

Goldman Sachs refuses to take blame for BHS collapse

Wall Street giant Goldman Sachs is reportedly reviewing its decade-long relationship with Sir Philip Green in the wake of being called in to the...

Selfridges to house in-store theatre to celebrate 400 years of Shakespeare

Selfridges plans to launch a commercial theatre within its flagship London store to celebrate the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare's death. The theatre – dubbed...

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E-Commerce Guide To Customer Lifecycle, AI & Personalization

Key e-commerce strategies for 2019 Whether you’re just adding the finishing touches to your marketing plan for this year, or you haven’t even begun, Kickstart...