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Jaeger owner exploring sale?

Katie Smith | 8 Oct 2015

Jaeger owner Better Capital is understood to be exploring options for the upscale fashion brand, including a potential sale, after receiving interest in the business. 

Jaeger chief executive Colin Henry steps down

Michelle Russell | 14 Sep 2015

Colin Henry, the chief executive of upscale UK fashion brand Jaeger, has stepped down mid-way through the group's turnaround plan and four months after the departure of its chairman.

Jaeger chairman Williams steps down

Michelle Russell | 18 May 2015

Peter Williams, the chairman of upscale UK fashion brand Jaeger, has stepped down after just six months in the role.

Jaeger appoints Milligan as trading director

Katie Smith | 29 Apr 2015

Upscale UK fashion brand Jaeger has announced a raft of changes to its executive team, including the appointment of former managing director of Bank Fashion, Gwynn Milligan, as trading director.

Jaeger turnaround takes hold as sales grow

Katie Smith | 9 Jan 2015

Jaeger's turnaround efforts are starting to bear fruit after the upscale fashion brand booked a "solid" performance during the Christmas trading period, driven by strong online sales growth.

Retail veteran Tillman in bid to "buy back" Jaeger

Michelle Russell | 2 Jan 2015

Retail veteran Harold Tillman is understood to have made an approach to buy back the Jaeger store chain it once owned from private equity firm Better Capital.

Primark latest to blame weather for sales

Michelle Russell | 8 Dec 2014

Value fashion retailer Primark has achieved like-for-like sales below the expectations of its parent company, as unusually warmer weather hurt revenues.

Jaeger trims FY losses as sales rack up

Richard Woodard | 27 Nov 2014

British fashion label Jaeger staged a recovery in its latest set of full-year results, cutting losses by more than 20% and boosting sales by 12%.

Jaeger taps Williams as chairman

Katie Smith | 13 Nov 2014

Upscale UK fashion brand Jaeger has appointed former Selfridges CEO Peter Williams as its new chairman.

Jaeger bolsters e-commerce team

Katie Smith | 3 Apr 2014

As part of efforts to strengthen its online business, upscale UK fashion brand Jaeger has appointed former Mothercare executive Simon Spencelayh as head of e-commerce.

Jaeger secures GBP7.5m investment boost

Katie Smith | 27 Mar 2014

Upscale UK fashion brand Jaeger has secured a GBP7.5m (US$12.5m) investment to open new stores, refurbish existing ones, and develop its growing online business.

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Jaeger sets up team to develop UK supply base

Katie Smith | 18 Mar 2014

Signs that the 'Made in the UK' movement is gaining momentum came today (18 March) with the news that upscale fashion brand Jaeger has created a dedicated team to ramp up its domestic sourcing.

UK to claw back production with Reshore scheme

Michelle Russell | 27 Jan 2014

The UK Government is hoping to claw back some of the production it has seen head overseas through the formation of a new advisory body.

Jaeger buoyed by strong Christmas sales

Katie Smith | 13 Jan 2014

Upscale British fashion brand Jaeger has reported double-digit Christmas sales growth, helped by "strong" online sales, and a "robust" performance from its stores.

Jaeger appoints Kozlowski as finance chief

Michelle Russell | 2 Dec 2013

Luxury British fashion brand Jaeger has appointed Richard Kozlowski to the role of chief financial officer.

Jaeger strengthens creative team with two hires

Katie Smith | 5 Nov 2013

Luxury British fashion brand Jaeger has strengthened its creative team with two new appointments.

Jaeger shuffles senior management team

Katie Smith | 2 Sep 2013

Luxury UK fashion brand Jaeger has announced a series of management hires following the departure of chief operating officer Carolyn Springett and brand director Shailina Parti.

Henry named new Jaeger CEO

Katie Smith | 21 Jun 2013

Former Esprit chief product officer, Colin Henry, has been appointed as the new CEO of UK luxury fashion brand Jaeger, taking over responsibility from executive chairman Stewart Binnie, who stepped down in March.

Jaeger chairman Binnie exits after nine months

Katie Smith | 20 Mar 2013

Jaeger executive chairman Stewart Binnie has left the luxury fashion brand after less than a year at the helm.

Jaeger taps Burberry designer to head womenswear

Katie Smith | 27 Nov 2012

Luxury fashion brand Jaeger has poached Burberry senior designer Collette Brown to become its head of womenswear design.

Richemont appoints joint CEOs

Richard Woodard | 9 Nov 2012

Two joint CEOs will take the place of current Richemont boss Johann Rupert when he steps down from the post next year, the luxury goods company has announced.

Binnie to take helm at Jaeger as Tillman exits

Katie Smith | 22 Oct 2012

Stewart Binnie, the former non-executive president of Aurora Fashions, has been appointed as executive chairman of luxury fashion brand Jaeger, replacing Harold Tillman.

M&S names Boyes-Weston as Per Una head of design

Katie Smith | 16 Jul 2012

Retailer Marks & Spencer has appointed Carole Boyes-Weston as head of design for its Per Una and Limited Collection brands, replacing Helen Low.

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