Marks and Spencer Plc (M&S) has revealed locations of 17 further stores, which it plans to close as a part of its previously announced five-year plan to shutter over 100 stores by 2022, reports BBC. The store closures are expected to impact 1,045 staff members, who, the company said, will now be a part […]

Total sales at John Lewis, the company said in a statement, were up 0.7 percent for the week ending January 12, 2019, on last year driven by customers continuing to shop clearance offers and beginning to shop Spring/Summer ranges. Fashion sales during the week were up 4.9 percent. The company added […]

German fashion executive Brigitte Danielmeyer has joined Dutch clothing retailer C&A after two job changes last year. Danielmeyer joined as Director C&A Buying Ladies Division, the company said in a statement on Tuesday. In October, Danielmeyer joined British clothing brand Superdry plc as its new chief […]

Jigsaw’s interim chief executive, Chris Stephenson, is stepping down on January 18 after just six months in the role, and will move into a non-executive director role. The premium fashion retailer stated that Toby Foreman, who has been with the company as group HR director for four years, will assume […]

For the four months to December 31, 2018, Boohoo Group Plc has reported revenue growth of 44 percent or 43 percent CER across all geographic regions. The company said, gross margin for the four months was 54.2 percent, up 170bps. For the financial year to February 28, 2019, the company expects revenue […]

For the 13 weeks ended November 24, 2018 Matalan’s total revenue increased by 4.9 percent to 308.3 million pounds (398 million dollars), with full price sales increase of 7.3 percent. During the holiday period to December 29, 2018, Matalan added that total revenue increased by 4 percent to 148 million […]

Arcadia Group has roped in Andy Harding to step into the role of Chief Digital Officer on an interim basis. He replaces Simon Pritchard, who after nine years with the company, as Group Digital Director left the business early January 2019. Confirming Harding’s appointment to FashionUnited, a spokesperson […]

J. C. Penney Company, Inc. has announced a series of leadership actions taking place over the next few months that the company said, will assemble a cross-functional executive team that merges the talents and perspectives of new and existing industry leaders. JCPenney added that beginning January 21, […]

Ascena Retail Group, Inc. reported 3 percent increase in holiday comp sales with comparable sales at Ann Taylor up 7 percent, at Loft, up 14 percent, with comparable sales at Maurices and Dressbarn up 2 percent and 3 percent respectively. Lane Bryant comparable sales were down 9 percent, Catherines, […]

American Eagle Outfitters, Inc. (AEO) has announced that fourth quarter comparable sales to date, through January 13, 2019, have increased 6 percent, following an 8 percent comp increase last year. The company reiterated its previously issued fourth quarter EPS guidance in the range of 40 cents to 42 […]