Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Big 4 reduce new store expansion by two thirds

The Big 4 have halted store expansion by cancelling two thirds of plans to build new stores since 2014. According to the figures compiled...

M&S may announce UK store closures

Following a day of difficult headlines for the retailer, Marks & Spencer is expected to close down dozens of UK stores. Sky News has...

£60 million Waterloo retail complex gets green light

The greenlight has been given for 130,000sq ft of new retail space to be built under London's Waterloo station. A £60 million retail development...

Mayfair’s iconic Mount Street welcomes Valextra flagship

Mayfair‘s iconic Mount St has welcomed Milanese leather retailer Velextra‘s new flagship store. On what is known colloquially as “handbag heaven”, the Italian luxury...

Cath Kidston makes shop debut in India with new store opening

Cath Kidston has just opened its first store in India, officially marking its first entry into the country.  Located in Delhi, on Ambience Gurgaon,...

Diesel unveils its second concept store in London

Diesel has opened a brand new, gender-neutral concept store in London‘s upmarket Knightsbridge district. The new flagship, located on 73 Brompton Rd, has a...

Intu relinquishes majority ownership of Intu Bromley for £177m

Intu‘s third quarter trading update has indicated continuing consumer confidence with a boost in footfall and new long term leases, plus the sale of...

Multichannel shopping is “severely impacting profitability” as store openings reach 5 year low

New data released today has shown that the UK opened the least amount of new retail stores in five years for the first half...

Brent Cross shopping centre‘s £1.4bn upgrade to rival Westfield

The owners of Brent Cross in London‘s north have revealed plans to double the shopping centre in size as part of an ambitious £1.4bn...

Manchester‘s House of Fraser building on the market for £84.5 million

The investor who owns the building that houses Manchester‘s flagship House of Fraser store has put it on the real estate market for £84.5...

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9 Tips for Getting your Retail Display Strategy Right

We are witnessing the digitisation of the entire retail ecosystem. While many have long debated whether online or offline will ‘win’ the retail battle,...