Fast-expanding high-end trainers retailer Kick Game is continuing its physical and digital stores growth in its bid to help it achieve revenues of £50 million by 2022. It's latest store opens in Manchester in December.
As pop-up stores go, this is one of the briefest but brightest. For two days (26-28 November) emerging designer Mowalola Ogunlesi hosts her first (albeit temporary) store at the Dray Walk Gallery in Shoreditch, London.
The American sportswear giant has been hit by sneaker sourcing issues, like Puma and Adidas, both foreseeing inventory problems, and has cancelled the orders placed by some retailers, according to a US source.
Major retail landlord Landsec has unveiled a new, “customer-centric approach” to accelerate its retail strategy. The Bluewater owner has a new retail structure to build "closer relationships with brand partners".
Marks & Spencer’s Orchard House flagship store on London’s Oxford Street is to be demolished. But it’s being replaced with a new ‘megastore’, albeit half the size of the current 13,653 sq m Marble Arch store.
Hot on the heels of the opening of its Oxford Street, London flagship, Superdry is now opening what it calls "a unique showcase" for two of its new collections, Superdry Studios and Performance Sport.
One way around the problems of product supply issues is to build your own logistics centres. That’s exactly what British Land is doing, planning to turn empty spaces across the UK into urban distribution sites.