Tuesday, October 23, 2018
matchesfashion update

Matchesfashion creates 200 jobs at new distribution centre

Fashion retailer Matchesfashion has moved to ramp up its online operations by opening a new distribution centre in West London.
Kurt Geiger saw

Kurt Geiger saw strong growth “across all channels” in 2016

Luxury footwear retailer Kurt Geiger saw double digit growth “across all channels and established territories last year”.
Hill & Friends

Hill & Friends to open first physical store amid skyrocketing sales

Luxury handbag retailer Hill & Friends is set to open its first standalone store on London‘s South Molton Street amid swift expansion.
Kering LVMH

Luxury fashion giants Kering & LVMH ban use of size zero models

The parent companies of luxury retailers like Gucci, Louis Vuitton, Stella McCartney and Dior have announced they are banning the use of size zero models under a new "well-being charter" across all their brands.

Burberry to open new 4-storey flagship

Burberry is set to open a new four-storey flagship store in London‘s Knightsbridge, vacating its current store in the area.
Tag Heuer

Tag Heuer opens biggest UK store in Sheffield

Luxury watch maker and retailer Tag Heuer has just opened up its biggest store in the UK within Meadowhall shopping centre in Sheffield. The 1820sq...
Jimmy Choo

Jimmy Choo first-half profit surges, surpassing previous year’s profit

Jimmy Choo enjoyed a sharp rise in profits and sales in its first half, with pre-tax profits alone almost tripling year-on-year and surpassing the full-year profit recorded in 2016.
Avenue 32

Avenue 32 ceases trading

Online luxury fashion retailer Avenue 32 has announced its closure following a failed sales process.
Coach shares

Coach shares plummet after trading update

Luxury accessories retailer Coach has seen its shares plummet as it announced that sales may come below expectations for the year.
Marco Gobbetti

New Burberry CEO to judge all 498 stores in cost cutting tour

Burberry‘s new chief executive Marco Gobbetti is reportedly embarking on a secretive world tour to establish which sites may need axing as part of a turnaround effort.

Feature Resource

[EBook] How To Increase Sales When Store Traffic Declines

It's hard to scroll through the news these days and not find out that another high street retailer has gone into administration. Store traffic in the UK...