Here is a roundup of the top five most-read stories on just-style this week. Click on each headline for the full story.

H&M in Bahrain

SWEDEN: H&M prepares for Bahrain launch
Swedish fashion retailer H&M is opening a new store in the Kingdom of Bahrain next month, as it continues to boost exposure in the Middle East.

Matalan faces supply spotlight

UK: Matalan accused of squeezing its suppliers
The UK-based Forum of Private Business (FPB) has accused clothing retailer Matalan of squeezing its suppliers by imposing a 2% reduction on payments from next month.

Heelys bid rolls on

US: Heelys rejects Skechers takeover bid
Heelys has rejected a US$143m takeover bid from rival footwear company Skechers USA, claiming it was not in the best interests of shareholders.

Bob's sold by TJX

US: TJX sells Bob's Stores to private equity firms
Off-price retailer The TJX Companies Inc has sold its Bob's Stores unit to private equity firms Versa Capital Management and Crystal Capital for an undisclosed amount.

Steve & Barry's rescue plan

US: Investment firm buys Steve & Barry's for $168m
US fashion chain Steve & Barry's has been sold to investment firm BHY S&B Holdings LLC for $168m.