Juicy Couture is to exit its retail stores in the UK market, according to reports. The brand may still be a big name in Britain but owner Authentic Brands sees its future in online sales rather than its own stores.
The White Company has opened an upsized store at Bluewater having almost doubled its presence in the major mall to not long after Gap opened a flagship location and ahead of the new Missguided opening there.
Good news: House of Fraser profits rose fast in the year to January 28. Any bad news? Well, the company warned that trading is still volatile, overall sales were flat and comparable sales edged up a tiny 0.9%.
The 155,000-square-foot store houses a Blumercury spa, women's, men's, children's, and home departments, as well as a dress department that is a major attraction for Beverly Hills and Bel Air customers.
Wal-Mart Stores Inc is in advanced discussions to buy online men’s fashion retailer Bonobos, according to a report on Friday.Wal-Mart and Bonobos have agreed on a price and the deal is in final due diligence, it said.
US retail sales fell for a second straight month in March and consumer prices dropped for the first time in just over a year, underscoring the magnitude of the loss of economic growth momentum in the first quarter.
UK consumers appeared to be in the mood to go out and to shop over the long Easter weekend with new figures showing higher footfall to high streets and online sales advancing. Easter Monday looked particularly strong.