Outlet centre giant McArthurGlen saw sales rising fast in the last year as tourists from outside of Europe and price-conscious locals bought into its offer while higher-end new brands signed up to its malls
Debenhams has hired Sara Bradley, who was most recently brand director at BHS International, as its new head of womenswear. The announcement follows the departure of the group's trading director in September.
It’s all change at LVMH, where another respected CEO in the extended group is set to leave a thriving fashion house. Simon Whitehouse, the energetic CEO of J.W. Anderson will quit the company at the end of the year.
Arcadia’s Topshop has decided to make all fitting rooms at Topshop and Topman stores across the country gender-neutral after a transgender customer was denied access to a female changing room in a store in Manchester.
Hermès has feted the opening of a novel exhibition of the very particular art of its long-time collaborator, Leïla Menchari, legendary for her unique set skill. Menchari is France’s most famous window dresser.
Sidney Toledano is to resign from his position as CEO of Christian Dior and be replaced by Pietro Beccari, CEO of Fendi, in a significant change of management within LVMH. And more changes are in the pipeline.