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French Connection H1 hit by difficult trading

17 September 2019 | Michelle Russell

French Connection Group may have done little to assure prospective buyers of its future potential, analysts have said, after the UK fashion retailer booked falling revenues weighed down by "extremely challenging" trading conditions in the first half.... read more

Foot Locker takes stake in Carbon38 activewear

23 January 2018 | Michelle Russell

US athletic wear retailer Foot Locker has acquired a minority stake in women’s luxury activewear brand Carbon38 in a deal valued at US$15m.... read more

Investors call for shake-up at French Connection

23 January 2017 | Michelle Russell

Three investors in French Connection Group are calling on the troubled British fashion retailer to shake-up its boardroom and replace two directors, and also consider a potential sale of the business.... read more

US Q4 in brief: Cherokee Global Brands, Perry Ellis, Destination Maternity

15 April 2016 | Michelle Russell

In the most recent fourth-quarter filings from US apparel brands and retailers, Destination Maternity and Perry Ellis saw their losses narrow, while New York & Co moved to a net profit. However, Iconix Brand Group cut its outlook after swinging to a loss, Finish Line saw its net profit plummet 90%, and Cherokee Global Brands posted a mixed performance. ... read more

French Connection CFO Castleton to step down

10 July 2015 | Michelle Russell

UK fashion retailer French Connection has announced the departure of its finance chief, Adam Castleton, just months after issuing a profit warning.... read more

French Connection and Foot Locker “wage offenders”

24 March 2015 | Michelle Russell

French Connection and Foot Locker have become the latest firms to be named and shamed under a new scheme by the UK Government for paying workers less than the minimum wage.... read more

Foot Locker grows Q4 earnings and sales

6 March 2015 | Michelle Russell

US speciality athletic retailer Foot Locker said it remains focused on executing its key strategies as it booked an increase in fourth-quarter earnings and sales.... read more

Burlington Stores ups guidance and switches CFO

12 January 2015 | Michelle Russell

Off-price apparel retailer Burlington Stores has upped its full-year and fourth-quarter outlook thanks to better-than-expected holiday sales, and announced the appointment of Marc Katz as its new finance chief.... read more

Primark latest to blame weather for sales

8 December 2014 | Michelle Russell

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

Lacoste joins ban on angora

8 December 2014 | Michelle Russell

French fashion brand Lacoste has become the latest company to end the use of angora in its future clothing and accessories collections.... read more

Foot Locker appoints Johnson in CEO switch

4 November 2014 | Michelle Russell

US speciality athletic retailer Foot Locker has switched CEO, appointing company executive Richard Johnson to succeed outgoing chief Ken Hicks.... read more

Foot Locker first retailer to join European sports group

29 October 2014 | Michelle Russell

Foot Locker Europe has been confirmed as the first retailer to join the Federation of the European Sporting Goods Industry (FESI), with the firm's CEO Lew Kimble to serve on the board.... read more

French Connection commits to stop selling angora

17 October 2014 | Michelle Russell

French Connection has become the latest firm to impose a ban on the use on angora from its future collections following pressure from animal rights group PETA.... read more

COMMENT: Brand issues add to woes for online retailer Asos

23 September 2014 | Michelle Russell

Just a week after Asos issued its third profit warning this year, reports at the weekend suggested a potential revolt from some of the brands it sells over its aggressive discounting - exacerbating issues already weighing on the online retailer.... read more

UK: French Connection buying director takes Michael Kors role

19 September 2014 | Michelle Russell

Richard Grainer has left UK fashion retailer French Connection, where he was director of retail buying and merchandising, to take up a position at Michael Kors.... read more

US: Foot Locker achieves "record" Q2 results

22 August 2014 | Michelle Russell

US speciality athletic retailer Foot Locker has achieved what it claims are "record levels" of sales and profits in its second quarter.... read more

UK: Amazon fashion merge to strengthen offering

20 May 2014 | Michelle Russell

Online retail giant Amazon is to merge its standalone online shoe and accessories store with its current UK fashion offering in a bid to strengthen its fashion division.... read more

US: Foot Locker Q4 earnings and sales climb

7 March 2014 | Michelle Russell

Foot Locker saw earnings and sales climb in the fourth quarter thanks to a number of initiatives implemented by the US speciality athletic retailer to drive the business.... read more