Could London's two top luxury department stores end up with the same owner? That's the question being asked on Monday as it has emerged that the owner of Harrods is possibly front-runner to buy up-for-sale Selfridges.
Selfridges is for sale with a formal auction process about to start. It hasn’t been announced by its owners, the Westons, but a news report said Credit Suisse will be canvassing prospective buyers “imminently”.
As Alexa Chung celebrated her second collection at Paris Fashion Week with a 'Prom Gone Wrong' presentation, FashionNetwork.com met with the founder of the eponymous brand to find out what's next in line for the label.
John Lewis, Britain's largest department store group by sales, has predicted this year's Black Friday promotional event will be even bigger than 2014's, having said in January it might rein-in its participation.