Speculation around Missguided’s future is building and a number of big-name retailers and private equity giants are understood to be circling the troubled firm with some expected to made bids this month.
Problems are mounting for UK fashion retailer Missguided. The troubled Manchester-based brand has said around 140 jobs are at risk following supply chain disruptions, inflation and, worryingly, a drop in customer demand.
Missguided on Monday announced that Alteri Investors, the turnaround specialist that focuses on the European retail sector, has made “a significant investment” in the firm. The price of this investment wasn’t disclosed.
Delivery specialist InPost has announced a deal with Westfield to add its lockers to its London malls. Both inside and outside the malls, they’re another step towards making e-deliveries easier, and boosting footfall.