Development at the outlet mall due to open at The O2 in London this October is proceeding with the companies behind it announcing the first names to have signed up. They include Calvin Klein, Kurt Geiger and Levi's.
An influential N Brown investor has asked shareholders to vote against the retailer’s remuneration policy at its AGM on Tuesday, saying that executive bonuses are not linked closely enough to performance.
As one report shows June footfall to stores continued to drop, another regular report shows actual spending in physical stores rose. Not only that, the rise beat e-commerce spending for the second consecutive month.
More details of John Lewis's new strategy have emerged following the announcement last week of a brand-new giant fashion line from the retailer with news that it will link with Kurt Geiger for a deep dive into footwear.
One of the abiding mysteries in luxury is the far greater ability of Paris brands to outperform their venerable, respected and often very classy London rivals. Dunhill may be about to become a significant exception.
Selfridges has linked up with eyewear start-up Wires Glasses, the company co-founded by model Lily Cole, to launch a pop-up that opens on Sunday in the retailer’s personalisation area on its lower-ground floor.