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.
The New York-based sports and footwear retailer is opening its first North American ‘Power Store’ in Eastpointe, Michigan, an 8,500-square-foot retail location which aims to be a hub for the local sneakerhead community.
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.
The chain has opened a 3,500-square-metre space at 54 Boulevard Haussmann, adjacent to Galeries Lafayette and Printemps. The space brings the brand’s new automated order collection point to France for the first time.
With an increasing number of brands looking to consumer analytics, the apparel retailer has announced that it has used “action learning” to apply First Insight’s analytic technology throughout its business.