Thursday, October 17, 2019
Amazon go Jeff Bezos

Amazon to launch new concept grocery stores in the US

Amazon has signed over a dozen leases in Los Angeles to begin opening its grocery stores in the area.
Forever 21 Chapter 11 bankruptcy administration CVA store closures fast fashion Do Won Chang Jin Sook Chang

Forever 21: What went wrong?

Just what went wrong for this once beloved fashion retailer?
Karen Millen Coast Boohoo acquisition store closures

Karen Millen & Coast stores shut as Boohoo rescues online business

All Karen Millen and Coast stores and concessions have shut down.
Thomas Cook's stores denied £2.5m tax stimulus before collapse

Thomas Cook’s stores denied £2.5m tax stimulus before collapse

Thomas Cook's high street shops in England were "denied" a £2.5 million tax cut due to government policy around business rates.
Miss Selfridge Arcadia Sir Philip Green

Miss Selfridge reports £17.5m loss

Sir Philip Green’s Miss Selfridge has posted a £17.5 million loss from 2018 as it failed to maintain sales growth.
Forever 21 bankruptcy CVA administration Linda Chang

Forever 21 to axe 350 stores after filing for bankruptcy

Forever 21 has announced it will close up to 350 stores globally after filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection in the US.
Mamas & Papas Deloitte sale Bluegem

Mamas & Papas drafts in Deloitte advisers to explore sale

Mamas & Papas has appointed advisers from Deloitte to explore a sale of the business as it struggles on the UK's high street.
House of Fraser Hammerson

Hammerson could break House of Fraser leases to repurpose units

Hammerson has said it is in discussions about breaking at least two House of Fraser leases in flagship schemes to repurpose space
Hammerson net zero carbon intu british land

Hammerson, British Land & Intu commit to new climate change initiative

Hammerson, British Land and Intu have pledged that they will deliver net zero carbon real estate portfolios by 2050.
high street vacancy

1 in 10 stores stand empty as retailers rely on CVAs

The number of vacant stores has risen in the past five years as established retailers fight to survive on the UK's high streets

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A Day in the Life of an Effective Store Manager

Scheduling, finding fill-ins for last-minute shift changes, and distributing corporate memos. Store managers are forced to squander at least 25% of their time on...