Store upgrades may not be the most exciting news stories, but they are interesting when those upgrades are reflective of strong trends in the market as with the Jo Malone upgrade as St David's in Cardiff.
The UK’s Which? Magazine has published its regular annual list of the best and worst UK retailers, and while fashion names don’t figure at the very top and the very bottom of the list, they come close.
Seasalt Cornwall, the fashion brand that trades on a wholesome Cornish lifestyle, is one of the brands defying the downturn on UK high streets and has just filed an impressive set of results for its latest fiscal year.
Cornish fashion/lifestyle brand Seasalt is continuing to roll out stores in the UK with an opening in the important Cribbs Causway mall, the premier shopping destination in the Bristol and South West England area.
It looks like there are major opportunities for companies making footwear that can stand up to any conditions, and other outdoor gear, as long as it’s on-trend, if the results of a new poll are to be believed.