Fashion helped Tesco's continuing recovery in its latest financial year with its F&F range rising at a steady (if not spectacular) rate after the company refined and rationalised its general merchandise offer.
One of the biggest jobs in UK fashion has gone to… a top executive from the gambling sector. Shop Direct has named Henry Birch to run the group. He's currently CEO of Rank Group and won't join Shop Direct immediately.
Model-turned-fashion entrepreneur Heidi Klum is linking up with budget supermarket chain Lidl to launch a new fashion collection later this year. Its most premium offer yet will debut in the UK, Europe and the US.
27 UK retailers, including well-known high street names, a supermarket chain and other merchants, have launched a new legal action against Mastercard and Visa in a long-running row over processing fees.
Just days after naming an exec from the car accessories sector as new head of general merchandise, M&S had more big news Friday with the man who turned around and made Asda a big name in fashion set to be its chairman
Following Marks & Spencer's announcement on Wednesday of a new clothing division head, the question now begs if the glory days of large department stores making huge profits with clothing might be a thing of the past.