22 May 2013
UK department store retailer House of Fraser has today (22 May) posted 4.3% profit growth in the 52 weeks to 26 January, boosted by record like-for-like sales growth.
5 February 2013
Gieves & Hawkes has revealed a series of management appointments in a bid to drive growth at the London-based tailor.
10 January 2013
UK retailer Tesco today (10 January) named Chris Bush as its new UK managing director.
7 January 2013
UK department store operator House of Fraser today (7 January) reported record sales over the Christmas period, with like-for-like sales rising 6.3%.
6 December 2012
Department store retailer House of Fraser returned to positive earnings in the third quarter, with like-for-like sales up 5.4% and online sales surging up 50%.
26 November 2012
House of Fraser has remained coy on reports Mike Ashley, founder of Sports Direct, is looking to acquire a stake in the department store retailer.
23 November 2012
Head of buying Ellen Andrews is the latest to leave online clothing retailer Asos after holding the position for four years.
19 November 2012
Sri Lankan clothing producer Timex is expanding its own brands in Asia and Europe as part of plans to move into higher margin areas to offset rising costs in its domestic manufacturing operations.
14 November 2012
Privately-owned shoe retailer Famous Footwear has been forced to call in the administrators in a move that puts more than 300 jobs at risk.
26 September 2012
Online sales have driven department store retailer House of Fraser to report a 1.7% increase in half-year like-for-like sales amid difficult economic trading conditions.
4 September 2012
UK retailer Marks & Spencer has announced a series of changes to its general merchandise team following the appointment of John Dixon as executive director of general merchandise.
4 September 2012
M&S has declined to comment on reports Stephanie Chen, executive director of women's wear, lingerie and fashion accessories at House of Fraser, is joining the UK retailer.
12 July 2012
Ten high street retailers have backed new guidelines to prevent the sale and marketing of provocative and sexually-suggestive children's clothing in Ireland.
24 May 2012
UK-based department store group House of Fraser says sales have maintained their "positive momentum" after it managed to shrug off economic uncertainty and one of the wettest April's on record to book a 2.6% rise in first-quarter sales.
20 March 2012
Clothing retailer SuperGroup has today (20 March) appointed Susanne Given to the newly created role as chief operating officer and Shaun Wills as chief financial officer.
12 January 2012
UK department store operator House of Fraser today (12 January) reported a jump in like-for-like sales over the Christmas period.
8 December 2011
European lingerie brand Hunkemöller has tapped former Fat Face and Crew Clothing executive Zoë Price-Smith as its new head of design.
23 September 2011
Department store retailer House of Fraser has posted a drop in first half profits after the costs associated with the opening of a new distribution centre offset a rise in sales.
17 May 2011
Administrators say it is business as usual for the Peter Werth and Pink Soda brands after private equity investors withdrew their support.
11 March 2011
Department store chain House of Fraser has announced the launch of a new men's wear range called Label Lab.
18 February 2011
UK department store chain House of Fraser has launched its Barbour men's wear brand online as the 'country gent look' takes off in the UK.
1 February 2011
UK department store chain has appointed Susanne Given as its new buying director for fashion.
28 January 2011
UK department store chain House of Fraser has announced the appointment of Andy Harding to the position of director of e-commerce.
10 January 2011
UK department store retailer House of Fraser saw its Christmas sales climb 8.5% despite heavy snowfall during the period.
17 December 2010
Over the past five years Egypt has cemented its position as a fashion hub for European and American high street brands, with average annual garment exports earning the country US$2bn. Yet domestic labels are generally not exported and high-end clothing manufacturing is still very niche.
15 December 2010
European private equity firm Silverfleet Capital has acquired UK footwear chain Office for an undisclosed amount from West Coast Capital (WCC).
26 November 2010
Eight UK-based designers with potential for significant international growth have been shortlisted for funding to help make the transition to a global fashion brand.
24 November 2010
The former managing director of Woolworths South Africa, Andrew R Jennings, has been named the new CEO of German department store group Karstadt Warenhaus GmbH.
22 September 2010
Rising sales of fashion accessories and own brands helped department store operator House of Fraser to a 22% increase in first-half earnings, with sales up 5.5%.
15 September 2010
UK department store chain House of Fraser has revealed British model Daisy Lowe as the face of its new Biba brand collection.