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Mothercare pursues "aggressive" plan of recovery

Mothercare officially welcomed boss Mark Newton-Jones into the fold today (17 July) as the retail group revealed its UK performance is begin...

Mothercare CEO departure comes as no surprise

In what comes as another blow for UK clothing retailer Mothercare, chief executive Simon Calver stepped down today (24 February) in a move a...

Analysts surprised at Tesco interest in Mothercare

Reports surfaced over the weekend that UK retail giant Tesco weighed up a bid for Mothercare around six months ago. The claims seem to have...

Adverse weather is 'snow joke' for retailers

The timing of the pre-Christmas snowfall could hardly have been worse for the UK high street....

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Top stories this week on just-style... 18 Jul 2014

Katie Smith

The most-read stories on just-style this week include an aggressive recovery plan unveiled by Mothercare's new boss, why Nicaragua apparel makers fear a bleak future from TPP, and Brandix takes new steps to encourage innovation in the country's textile and apparel industry.


Mothercare outlines modernisation plan for UK 17 Jul 2014

Michelle Russell

Mothercare has outlined a modernising plan for it domestic business as the mother, baby and children's goods retailer revealed its UK performance is starting to stabilise.


Destination Maternity issues Q3 profit warning 11 Jul 2014

Michelle Russell

Destination Maternity, which this month revealed two bids for UK firm Mothercare, has issued a profit warning following weak third-quarter sales.


Mothercare makes Newton-Jones' CEO role permanent 10 Jul 2014

Michelle Russell

Mother, baby and children's goods retailer Mothercare has appointed interim chief executive Mark Newton-Jones as its group CEO.


Mothercare shareholders backs US bid rejection 7 Jul 2014

Michelle Russell

Mothercare shareholder Allianz Global Investors has backed the baby and toddler retailer in its decision to reject two takeover approaches from US firm Destination Maternity.

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Exporters back India's budget but seek more 21 Jul 2014

Leonie Barrie

Indian apparel exporters are seeking a series of favourable policy decisions from the new Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led government, including export subsidies to offset import duties imposed by the EU while talks continue towards an EU-India free trade agreement.


Teen retail troubles continue 27 Jan 2014

Leonie Barrie

The troubled teen retail space saw more upheaval last week with the surprise departure of the chief executive of American Eagle Outfitters after less than two years in the role.

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