Sunday, January 17, 2021
Uniqlo trading update Fast Retailing Takeshi Okazaki Tadashi Yanai

Uniqlo sales buoyed by loungewear demand

Uniqlo parent company Fast Retailing has recorded a 0.6 per cent decline in the group's revenue for the quarter ended November 30, 2020.
Marks & Spencer M&S Jaeger

233 job cuts as M&S finalises Jaeger deal

Marks & Spencer has reportedly finalised its purchase of Jaeger, out of administration, which has led to 233 redundancies.
N Brown Steve Johnson trading update

N Brown warns on “lockdown challenges” after Christmas sales drop

N Brown has seen its revenues drop during its Christmas quarter despite witnessing a “continued improvement” in sales.
JD Sports joins bidding race for Topshop

JD Sports joins bidding race for Topshop

JD Sports is reportedly looking to join forces with US-based Authentic Brands to swoop in on Topshop and buy it (...)
M&S oxfam Marks & Spencer

Oxfam shines light on M&S’s supply chain concerns

A study by Oxfam has revealed that Marks & Spencer’s grocery and footwear supply chains at home and abroad involves in-work poverty, discrimination and health concerns.
Boohoo John Lyttle

Boohoo sales smash £660m but warns on Brexit costs

Boohoo has seen its sales rise by 40 per cent year-on-year to £660.8 million in the four months to December 31, as customer spend shifted online.
Primark owner warns of £1.1bn hit in sales due to lockdowns

Primark owner warns of £1.1bn hit to sales as golden quarter sale plunge 30%

Primark parent company AB Foods has warned of a hit from lost retail sales of more than £1 billion if Covid lockdowns (...)
Topshop Arcadia Group Sir Philip Green flagship sale administration

Is there still a place for Topshop on the UK’s high streets?

Topshop’s parent company Arcadia Group grabbed headlines when it went into administration in November, placing (...)
Debenhams FRP Advisory

Debenhams to permanently close 6 stores, affecting 320 jobs

Debenhams has confirmed plans to close six stores permanently including its London flagship store on Oxford Street, which will affect 320 members of staff.
asos christmas trading update Nick Beighton

Asos expects £40m profit from Covid-19 restrictions after Christmas sales soar

Asos has reported a group sales rise and now expects profits to come in at the top end after a strong Christmas trading period.

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