Small independent brands are clearly important for the future of retail and nowhere more so than in North Tyneside. It’s been enough to warrant a rebrand at the Royal Quays Outlet Centre in North Shields.
Premium e-commerce marketplace Secret Sales has hired six “star” senior execs with impressive track records at some of fashion’s biggest names. They’re filling new positions as it expands at home and abroad.
The Animal brand, the lifestyle label that Mountain Warehouse acquired earlier this year from H Young Holdings plc, is being relaunched in time for the summer season with an eco-friendly edge, the company said Thursday.
The full line-up of Christmas trading statements may not yet have been released, but plenty have already come out and it’s clear that Black Friday’s success could have dealt a crushing blow to Christmas trading overall.
The autumn season and Christmas may have proved to be a disappointment for many retailers, but Mountain Warehouse was one that managed to come out on top with its Black Friday strength continuing into December.