In sports, it’s all about winning and JD Sports Fashion certainly won the sales/profits race last year. It prospered on the athleisure trend, on digital growth and investment to ensure brands want it to sell their goods.
The Connecticut-based company plans to close a number of stores as part of a deal with Sports Direct. The UK-based sporting goods retailer is analyzing the performance of Eastern's stores to decide which to acquire.
UK homewares and furniture retailer Habitat has launched a new ad campaign focusing on the visual appeal of its furniture as the company continues its comeback with further expansion in Sainsbury’s stores.
Ben Sherman has opened the doors of its first full-price store outside the Greater London area at Liverpool One. The store features the signature in-store Shirt Bar destination and offers bespoke tailoring.