Harvey Nichols and John Lewis are among the favourite stores for UK consumers but Topshop and Topman, Peacocks and JD Sports come much closer to the bottom of the list in a new poll from Which that looked at 100 chains.
M&S has named its new head of fashion, beauty and interiors and after scouring the fashion sector the retailer has appointed a senior executive from… the car accessories sector. Its new exec is currently CEO of Halfords.
UK retail giant Marks & Spencer has appointed a headhunting firm to find a new head of its clothing operations, according to reports. Analysts said the role would go to someone already at a very senior level.
German group Bogner gave Goldman Sachs a mandate last year to seek out possible candidates to acquire the group. Four investment funds are appear to be in the top runners, according to the specialised press SGI Europe.
Changes to British outdoor clothing chain Fat Face's leveraged loan will bring losses for its arranging banks as investors demand higher returns after recent global market volatility, bankers said on Friday.