There’s no signs of a slowdown in Frasers Group’s expansion plans. Its core athletic sportswear brand Sports Direct is opening another flagship store, this time at the 280,000 sq ft St Anns Shopping Centre in Harrow.
The sportswear brand posted a year-over-year increase of 33% in its sales in the third quarter, driving growth at its Winston-Salem, North Carolina-based parent company, which reported total revenues of $1.79 billion.
The tie-up’s in the name. ‘We Are The Champions’ title and lyric is behind a collaboration between sportswear brand Champion and rock band Queen. November 2 will see the Champion launch of a limited-edition collection.
Activewear brand SOS, intimates brand Pantee and UpCircle Beauty are among the 100 winners of Klarna’s inaugural £3 million ‘Small Business Support Package’ to help pandemic-hit retail SMEs get back on their feet.
The fashion retailer has named 18-year-old streamer and esports champion Kyle “Bugha” Giersdorf as its first chief gaming scout, a role in which he will help select talent for the brand’s new gamer training program.