Extreme weather across the UK has piled misery onto fashion retailers with a ‘perfect storm’ of negative factors denting footfall, causing stores to close and dampening consumer interest in warm-weather spring product.
Fast-expanding Joe Browns said on Friday that it has seen “strong” year-on-year sales during this pre-Christmas period, despite the UK fashion market as a whole having had a tough Christmas season so far.
For its financial year 2012/2013, Limited Brands has seen its sales rise to 10 billion dollars. Sales at its brand Victoria's Secret are up by 7% and had three stores openings planned for the UK in 2013, including a s...
Worsening political and economic turmoil in the euro zone has knocked investment in Europe's shopping centers and stores to its lowest level since the collapse of Lehman Brothers investment bank in 2008, data showed.