The New York-based sports and footwear retailer is opening its first North American ‘Power Store’ in Eastpointe, Michigan, an 8,500-square-foot retail location which aims to be a hub for the local sneakerhead community.
Joules may have seen its margins dented in the AW18 and Christmas season but it continued to expand at home and abroad as shoppers bought into its lifestyle offer despite reining-in their spending elsewhere.
Foot Locker, Inc. has made a $2 million investment in Pensole Inc., allowing the footwear company and its vendor partners to foster new talent and gain early access to collaborative design and new manufacturing talent.
Dutch footwear retailer Leemans Schoenen has filed for bankruptcy. The 124-year old family business, which operates 20 stores and an online store, will remain open while the retailer explores a relaunch.
The importance of retail at railway stations in the UK came into even sharper focus over the festive period as key train stations saw rising product retail sales, despite the weak trading conditions during the period.
The “optimisation” of the French inventory clearance specialist's “geographical footprint,” announced after the recent share capital increase, is under way in Germany, Poland and the UK, sources told FashionNetwork.com.
Fresh from announcing plans to launch its COS chain in Iceland later this year, Swedish fashion retail giant H&M has just said that it will debut its Scandinavian women’s fashion brand Monki in the country as well.
Topshop owner Arcadia could reportedly close 100 locations in its vast stores empire as leases on the shops come to an end by late 2020. That would follow more than 200 closures that have happened since 2016.