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.
Mike Ashley’s interest in Debenhams is now heading towards 13.5% with news that the Sports Direct Group he controls has raised its interest in the retailer again. The move increased specualtion on his long-term plans.
The list of bidders for Jaeger has grown and it looks like Edinburgh Woollen Mill could be in the lead with sources saying its owner’s track record of succesful turnarounds gives it a strong chance of winning the prize.
Mike Ashley has won the race for lingerie brand Agent Provocateur, the troubled company having entered a pre-pack administration prior to being acquired by Ashley for around £31m. But the brand's founder is not happy.