London’s West End continues to see footfall recovering with figures from the trade body that represents businesses in the neighbourhood – the New West End Company – saying the steady return of office workers is key.
American Eagle Outfitters Inc reported quarterly revenue that missed estimates on Thursday as the apparel retailer's online business slowed following vaccinations and the easing of some COVID-19 curbs.
Gap Inc on Thursday raised its full-year net sales forecast for the second time, betting on hot demand for its Old Navy and Athleta clothing brands as socializing makes a comeback with easing pandemic curbs.
After handing over the running of 22 regional stores to real estate company FIB in 2018, the French department store group has announced a new franchising project for another 11 branches, to be finalised in early 2022.
Just how tough UK retail’s pandemic mauling has been — especially for fashion — came into stark focus on July 30. More than one in seven stores are now vacant on UK high streets, retail parks and in shopping centres.
Kurt Geiger-owned women’s footwear and accessories retail brand Carvela has opened a standalone store at the Landsec-operated Bluewater mall in Kent. It becomes Carvela's seventh UK store and first in the South East.