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Bangladesh threatens to blacklist Edinburgh Woollen Mill Michelle Russell | 26 May 20

Bangladesh’s garment manufacturers have threatened to halt production and any further orders with Edinburgh Woollen Mill (EWM) group over unpaid invoices and demands for "unreasonable" discounts, despite concluded contracts.

Jaeger administrator holding open dialogue with creditors Michelle Russell | 12 Jul 17

The administrators of upscale UK fashion brand Jaeger have been holding informal meetings with unsecured creditors – including suppliers – who claim they are owed millions from the collapse of the heritage brand.

Jaeger puts 700 jobs at risk as it begins administration Michelle Russell | 10 Apr 17

Upscale UK fashion brand Jaeger is understood to have begun administration proceedings, putting around 700 jobs at risk.

Jaeger losses narrow and sales grow in "steady" year Michelle Russell | 3 Dec 15

Jaeger has narrowed its losses and grown its sales in what the upscale UK fashion brand described as a "steady" year.

Jaeger owner exploring sale? Katie Smith | 8 Oct 15

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 15

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 15

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 15

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.

COMMENT: UK reshoring is far from a done deal Michelle Russell | 18 Feb 15

An increasing amount of hype in recent years has focused on the business of reshoring, including two separate reports in the last week alone. Yet, while industry observers are keen to highlight the opportunities offered by a return of apparel manufacturing to the UK, it seems reshoring is far from a done deal.

Jaeger turnaround takes hold as sales grow Katie Smith | 9 Jan 15

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 15

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 14

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 14

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 14

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

UK: Jaeger bolsters e-commerce team Katie Smith | 3 Apr 14

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.

Analysis: Is the UK reshoring tide beginning to turn? Leonie Barrie | 27 Mar 14

There has been a lot of talk about reshoring as one of the emerging manufacturing trends of the future, but as yet little robust evidence has been produced on the scale of any such shift, especially when it comes to clothing and textiles. But new research has attempted to put some figures onto the likely impact on jobs and output.

UK: Jaeger secures GBP7.5m investment boost Katie Smith | 27 Mar 14

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.

Top stories this week on just-style... Katie Smith | 21 Mar 14

The most-read stories on just-style this week include a look at why Hanesbrands is optimistic about the year head, the launch of a new worker safety project in Bangladesh, and Sri Lanka setting its sights on game-changing ethical solutions for the apparel and textile sectors.

EXCLUSIVE: Jaeger sets up team to develop UK supply base Katie Smith | 18 Mar 14

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: Looks to claw back production with Reshore scheme Michelle Russell | 27 Jan 14

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.

UK: Jaeger buoyed by strong Christmas sales Katie Smith | 13 Jan 14

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

UK: Jaeger appoints Kozlowski as finance chief Michelle Russell | 2 Dec 13

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

UK: Jaeger strengthens creative team with two hires Katie Smith | 5 Nov 13

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

UK: Jaeger shuffles senior management team Katie Smith | 2 Sep 13

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.

UK: Henry named new Jaeger CEO Katie Smith | 21 Jun 13

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.

UK: Jaeger chairman Binnie exits after nine months Katie Smith | 20 Mar 13

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

Outlook 2013: Apparel industry challenges Leonie Barrie | 4 Feb 13

Uncertainty is perhaps the biggest challenge facing the apparel industry in 2013. The economic situation in Europe and the US, a combination of rising production costs and flat prices, the pressure to improve working conditions, a lack of new production centres and low volume growth in fashion all add up to a worrying year.

UK: Jaeger taps Burberry designer to head womenswear Katie Smith | 27 Nov 12

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

SWITZERLAND: Richemont appoints joint CEOs Richard Woodard | 9 Nov 12

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.

UK: Binnie to take helm at Jaeger as Tillman exits Katie Smith | 22 Oct 12

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



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