M&S will have a new womenswear leader as of July as Jill Stanton steps down and Maddy Evans takes over. The retailer, whose once-ailing clothing ops have seen a recovery of late, is promoting Evans from within.
It’s big, it’s bold, and it’s opening in Manchester on 14 April. That’s H&M’s “world-first” 2,713 sq m (29,200 sq ft) store revamp at the city’s Trafford Centre, boasting "exciting new elements, concepts and services”.
China's factory activity expanded slightly in February as new orders improved, pointing to some resilience even as downward pressure builds and Russia's invasion of Ukraine heightens global uncertainty.
The Princes Mead Shopping Centre in Farnborough, Hampshire, is up for sale at a discounted price tag of £17 million, according to Property Week. In 2011, Knight Frank Investors bought the centre for £26.3 million.