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Primark to create 800+ UK jobs with new store plans

Primark to create 800+ UK jobs with new store plans

We may be more used to Primark opening new stores in growth markets, such as the US and parts of Europe, rather than the British market, but on Friday it made clear it hasn't run out of steam on its ambitions for the UK.
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Andy Bond to return to Pepco as chairman

Andy Bond to return to Pepco as chairman

Andy Bond, former CEO of Pepco Group, is set to make a dramatic return to the pan-European variety discount retailer. He will become its chairman next February, almost a year after he stood down for health reasons.
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Supreme opens first Chicago store

Supreme opens first Chicago store

The store opening is the latest rollout under owner VF Corporation, which acquired The New York-based brand in November 2021.
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Adidas launches probe into misconduct allegations against Kanye West

Adidas launches probe into misconduct allegations against Kanye West

Adidas AG on Thursday said it has launched an investigation into allegations of inappropriate behavior by Kanye West, after the German sporting goods maker last month ended its partnership with the fashion designer.
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Genuinely-loved jewels: Missoma's founder Marisa Hordern on "authentic relationships" as key to success

Genuinely-loved jewels: Missoma's founder Marisa Hordern on "authentic relationships" as key to success

Jewelry brand Missoma's founder Marisa Hordern gives insight on how building genuine relationships with brand ambassadors and VIP clients helped grow her brand into one of the UK's fastest-growing private companies.
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Ted Baker's Merry Hill shop opens, along with other new stores at the mall

Ted Baker's Merry Hill shop opens, along with other new stores at the mall

​Merry Hill, said by owner/operator Sovereign Centros to be one of the top 10 retail and leisure destinations in the UK, continues to attract important retail options, headed by Ted Baker.
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H&M Regent Street relaunches with UK Rental debut and Beauty Bar

H&M Regent Street relaunches with UK Rental debut and Beauty Bar

​H&M Group may have closed a number of its UK stores, but it’s also focusing on enhancing its estate and on Thursday reopened its H&M Regent Street flagship with new services in-store.
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GPE confirms reserved will take 70/88 Oxford Street space

GPE confirms reserved will take 70/88 Oxford Street space

​London landlord GPE has confirmed a report earlier this week that growing Polish fashion brand Reserved is to take one of its major properties on London’s Oxford Street.
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Mothercare profits slump as Covid bounce-back takes time, names new CEO

Mothercare profits slump as Covid bounce-back takes time, names new CEO

​Mothercare had plenty to talk about on Thursday as it unveiled a new CEO and continued to focus on its turnaround, with the company also reporting lower sales and profits.
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Dr Martens revenue rise continues, but investment dents profits

Dr Martens revenue rise continues, but investment dents profits

​Dr Martens has released what it calls "another strong set" of results, covering the six months to late September. Underlying revenue was up as much as 18%, although EBITDA was flat and profit before and after tax fell.
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Designer Brands appoints two new members to its board

Designer Brands appoints two new members to its board

Designer Brands Inc. announced on Wednesday the appointment of Rich Paul and Tami J. Fersko to its board of directors as independent directors.
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Coats Group trading patterns "back to normal" post-pandemic

Coats Group trading patterns "back to normal" post-pandemic

Coats Group is pretty much back to normal on the performance front, the threads and global footwear components manufacturer said Wednesday, with its pandemic woes clearly behind it.
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PixelPool win fashion tech contest sponsored by Bally

PixelPool win fashion tech contest sponsored by Bally

Dutch tech firm PixelPool has won the Fashion Innovation Award sponsored by Bally for its software-as-a-service platform Dtail and other technologies.
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In-season/evergreen collection demand rises says JOOR, wholesale bounces back

In-season/evergreen collection demand rises says JOOR, wholesale bounces back

Demand for and supply of in-season and ‘evergreen’ collections is rising fast globally, a new survey from online wholesale management specialist JOOR has shown.
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Springfield enters metaverse with first digital collection

Springfield enters metaverse with first digital collection

The Madrid-based company is launching its first collection in the metaverse, in collaboration with Playoffnations and AlterHeaven, available until December 18, on the Roblox and Decentraland platforms.
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Nike opens first Nike Rise store in the U.S.

Nike opens first Nike Rise store in the U.S.

Dubbed 'Nike Aventura' and located in Miami, Florida, the company said that the store opening signals the next stage of its retail expansion in North America. 
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