While the Christmas shopping season is generally acknowledged to have been a weak one for UK stores, it hasn’t been quite as bad as some expected and sector stars like Selfridges managed to turn it into a triumph.
Missguided has reported a tough year after over-ambitious expansion drove it heavily into the red. But it's upbeat for the future and says it's hitting back with a focus on popular product and its core business.
The e-commerce platform has announced that it has raised $15 million in funding, funds that the pure player plans to use to capitalize on the experience it has gained through its first brick-and-mortar locations.
Eyewear company Safilo has renewed its global licensing agreement for the exclusive design, manufacturing and worldwide distribution of ophthalmic and sunglass collections for the Tommy Hilfiger brand through 2025.
London Designer Outlet had a strong Christmas period, illustrating the strength of the outlet model, despite the weak UK retail economy, and also underlining the growing appeal of Wembley as a shopping destination