Following a “record” trading year, London jeweller tlke is looking to expand further and has secured £300k in HSBC-related funding. The amount, which is 80% backed by UK Export Finance, will support its 2022 goals.
UK retail giant Frasers Group saw revenues at its domestic and European operations surging in the half to October. And while its ‘rest of world retail’ division saw a double-digit dip, overall the results looked good.
One of Oxford Street’s historic department stores is being redeveloped with the plans that have just been approved being another sign of how retail on what was once Europe’s busiest shopping street has changed forever.
Big job. Big, big bonus. Michael Murray, who’s set to become chief executive of future-father-in-law Mike Ashley's Frasers Group, could be in line for a £100 million share windfall under a proposed pay package.
The revitalisation of Croydon in Southeast London is nowhere near to completion as the pandemic has seen the major parties involved (URW and Hammerson) abandoning big plans to redevelop the Centrale & Whitgift Centre.