John Lewis Partnership had plenty of news on Monday, although upbeat developments in its menswear offer and the addition of new independent directors were balanced out by fears that the company could report H1 losses.
Primark issued a trading update on Monday and it contained both good news and bad, showing that one of the strongest names in value-focused fashion can still grow but is also facing the same challenges as its peers.
There’s change due at the helm of Henri Lloyd, the company saying it's looking for a new CEO with current chief Magnus Liljeblad having “decided to step down and make room for new people to steer it into the future.”
Arcadia has filed a new set of accounts at Companies House and it gives an insight into how bad trading has been at the business, with a swing to a loss last year. But it's talking up its growth focus for the future.
The owner of brands including DKNY and Andrew Marc, announced moderate increases in sales and income for the second quarter on Thursday, but revised down its full-year earnings guidance in the face of mounting tariffs.