Roger Wade, the founder and chief executive of Boxpark, a portfolio of pop-up malls, has revealed he has received a number of offers for the business after appointing KPMG to find an investment partner.
KappAhl’s specialist babywear chain Newbie is to open its first UK stores outside of London just ahead of the autumn season and will generate buzz ahead before that as it sets out on a “national summer tour by bus”.
LK Bennett filed for administration Thursday with the firm’s intention to file having been the worst kept secret in retail of late. The administrators have shut five stores and are seeking bidders for the business.
Any sneaker business seeking to boost its sales in the UK should be focusing on Manchester above all other cities. That's the takeaway from a new study from casual footwear retailer The Sole Supplier.
Mamas & Papas continued to struggle in its latest year as it reported another loss, although there were some bright spots as its online sales continued to accelerate and now make up nearly a third of its total turnover.