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UK: Jaeger signs Middle East franchise agreement just-style.com | 6 Feb 08

British fashion brand Jaeger has signed a franchise agreement in the Middle East which will see it opening stores across Kuwait, Bahrain, Qatar, Lebanon and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.


UK: Jaeger signs Middle East franchise agreement just-style.com | 6 Feb 08

British fashion brand Jaeger has signed a franchise agreement in the Middle East which will see it opening stores across Kuwait, Bahrain, Qatar, Lebanon and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.


UK: Tesco halts talk of department stores just-style.com | 22 Jan 08

Tesco's soon-to-be-launched shops over two or three floors will not be classed as a department stores, the company told just-style.


UK: Debenhams “cautious” despite Christmas sales increase just-style.com | 15 Jan 08

Department store operator Debenhams is predicting difficult market conditions this year despite announcing a 2.2% increase in like for like sales for the Christmas period.


UK: Laura Ashley takes another stake in Moss Bros just-style.com | 11 Jan 08

British fashion and furnishings retailer Laura Ashley has bought another stake in UK men’s wear chain Moss Bros.


UK: Debenhams' shares soar on Milestone investment just-style.com | 18 Dec 07

Debenhams' shares rose 8.28% today (18 December), fuelled by takeover speculation after investment group Milestone Resources bought a stake in the UK department store chain last week.


UK: Debenhams FY profit up 13%, sees strong start to 2008 just-style.com | 23 Oct 07

Debenhams Plc, the UK’s second largest department store chain, today (23 October) hinted that its recent struggles could be nearing an end after like-for-like sales in the first seven weeks of its financial year rose 2.1%.


UK: Debenhams FY profit up 13%, sees strong start to 2008 just-style.com | 23 Oct 07

Debenhams Plc, the UK’s second largest department store chain, today (23 October) hinted that its recent struggles could be nearing an end after like-for-like sales in the first seven weeks of its financial year rose 2.1%.


UK: Debenhams FY same-store sales slip 5.1% just-style.com | 18 Sep 07

Department store group Debenhams has reported like-for-like sales down 5% in a trading update on full-year 2007, as the company finds its way through store refurbishments.


ICELAND: Retail group Baugur rules out Debenhams takeover just-style.com | 20 Jul 07

Icelandic retail group Baugur says it has no intention of raising its investment in UK department store operator Debenhams.


UK: Debenhams looking for European investment - papers just-style.com | 2 Jul 07

Department store chain Debenhams has made approaches to European retailers for investment reported UK press.


UK: Stretchline takes over Finden business just-style.com | 22 Jun 07

Stretchline, the UK supplier of hook and loop fastener tapes, elastics, webbing and plastic buckles, has bolstered its Stay4Sure line through the acquisition of Finden Coatings.


ICELAND: Baugur Group stalking Debenhams? just-style.com | 15 Jun 07

Icelandic retail group Baugur Group, which already owns House of Fraser and Goldsmiths, has indicated that UK chain Debenhams cannot be ruled out as a takeover target.


UK: Fashion retailers to benefit from town centre growth just-style.com | 14 Jun 07

Clothing retailers including New Look, River Island, Primark, H&M and Zara are expected to be among the main beneficiaries of new shopping centre space due to open in the UK over the next few years.


UK: Baugur investment firm Unity takes 5% Debenhams stake just-style.com | 13 Jun 07

UK retailer Debenhams has sold a 4.87% stake to Unity Investments and Unity One, an investment vehicle part-owned by Icelandic retail group Baugur.


Clothing firms cash in on the United Arab Emirates just-style.com | 1 Jun 07

The clothing market in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) is experiencing stellar growth on the back of rising consumer spending, a surge in tourists, and 145% growth in retail space as new malls and shopping centres spring up. Paul Cochrane reports from Dubai.


CHINA: Ever-Glory Q1 profit jumps 71% just-style.com | 15 May 07

The recent purchase of New-Tailun Garment and the addition of extra production capacity have helped apparel manufacturer Ever-Glory International Group Inc has to a 70.8% jump in first quarter profits.


UK: Debenhams warns FY profit likely to miss estimates just-style.com | 17 Apr 07

Department store retailer Debenhams Plc has warned that worsening sales and “difficult” market conditions mean its full-year profit is almost certain to be below expectations.


UK: Debenhams warns FY profit likely to miss estimates just-style.com | 17 Apr 07

Department store retailer Debenhams Plc has warned that worsening sales and “difficult” market conditions mean its full-year profit is almost certain to be below expectations.


CHINA: Ever-Glory sets up in-house fabric testing centre just-style.com | 5 Apr 07

Casual and sportswear manufacturer Ever-Glory International Group Inc has requested national accreditation of its state-of-the-art fabric and accessories inspection and testing centre.


UK: M&S targets Tesco clothing boss just-style.com | 2 Apr 07

Marks & Spencer could poach the head of clothing at rival retailer Tesco, Terry Green, who has bolstered apparel lines during his tenure at the UK’s number one supermarket.


UK: Mkone to stop sourcing clothes from Burma just-style.com | 21 Mar 07

UK value clothing retailer Mkone has pledged to stop sourcing clothes from Burma after an action group threatened to launch a boycott campaign against it.


UK: Debenhams sales woes continue in first-half just-style.com | 16 Mar 07

Sales continue to slide Britain's second-largest department-store retailer, Debenhams Plc, as the impact of unseasonally warm weather and improved offerings from rivals such as Marks & Spencer takes hold.


UK: Debenhams sales woes continue in first-half just-style.com | 16 Mar 07

Sales continue to slide Britain's second-largest department-store retailer, Debenhams Plc, as the impact of unseasonally warm weather and improved offerings from rivals such as Marks & Spencer takes hold.


UK: Debenhams posts same-store sales dip just-style.com | 16 Jan 07

Shares in department store chain Debenhams have dived after the firm reported a 4% fall in same-store sales for the 19-week period ended 13 January.


UK: Analyst blames Debenhams' discounts for poor trading just-style.com | 18 Dec 06

Analyst Richard Ratner has suggested heavy discounting at department store Debenhams is the main reason for its current trading problems.


UK: Debenhams reports dire same-store sales just-style.com | 14 Dec 06

Department store chain Debenhams has warned that current trading remains troublesome after same-store sales dipped 4.7% in the 14 weeks from the start of September.


UK: John Lewis enjoys record weekly sales just-style.com | 11 Dec 06

Department store chain John Lewis has reported record weekly sales, defeating the generally dismal high-street environment.


UK: IBL signs Admiral deal for US just-style.com | 8 Nov 06

International Brand Licensing Plc (IBL) has signed a US license deal for its Admiral sports brand with the Axis Group.


UK: Another year of growth for Primark chain just-style.com | 7 Nov 06

The aggressively expanding Primark chain has notched up another year of strong profits and revenue growth boosted by increased store space, owner Associated British Foods (ABF) said.

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