The suspended former chief financial officer of Steinhoff is helping authorities with investigations into $7 billion-plus (5.3 billion pounds) accounting fraud at the South African retailer, he said on Thursday.
Deichmann is ploughing £600,000 into its shop at Whitefriars shopping centre to become the largest shoe retailer in Canterbury. The makeover will see the store double in size and introduce the brand's latest shop fit.
Chinese consumers may be switching more of their luxury spend to the domestic market at the moment, but some of their fellow Asia-Pacific consumers proved key to luxe spending in Europe’s major retail cities in Q4.
The Spanish fashion brand reported revenues of €201.3 million in 2018, driven by a 21% increase in international sales. International markets including Europe, South America and Asia now account for 28% of its revenue.
Burberry is one of several brands launching checkout on Instagram after seeing its pioneering B Series initiative, which releases limited-edition products on popular social media networks, prove a massive success.