Stories around Sir Philip Green’s intentions for the Arcadia Group stores that he controls continue to surface but one thing is clear - we won’t know the truth of what’s happening until Arcadia decides to tell us.
Hundreds of Topshop and Topman stores could see imminent staff cuts as the Arcadia-owned chain becomes the latest UK retailer seeking to rationalise its stores in the face of lower footfall and the migration to e-tail.
Better late than never. Some time after Topshop and Topman were expected to make their first foray into China, and over a year after signing a deal to enter the country, the UK fashion chains will set foot in Shanghai.
Fashion East and Topman’s joint initiative Man has named the three designers receiving support and showcasing their collections at London Fashion Week Men's next month with the line-up to include newcomer Stefan Cooke.