British sailing apparel brand Henri Lloyd has been bought out of administration by Aligro UK Limited, in a deal which has led to 128 jobs being axed. The clothing retailer, best known for its sailing

London - 21.5 million UK shoppers are expected to shop online this Cyber Monday, as the discounting frenzy which officially began in Black Friday continues. Experts indicate that Cyber Monday sales m

London - High street retailers ranging from H&M to House of Fraser to Asos have already begun their Black Friday deals, despite research indicating an overall lack of interest in the day as well

London - Luxury British swimwear label Orlebar Brown, is preparing to make a splash in unchartered waters as it reportedly gears up for a 50 million pound sale. The high-end label, best known for its

Liverpool-headquartered Shop Direct is set to receive binding offers from three private equity funds. Apax Partners, BC Partners and Hellman & Friedman are said to be preparing their final offers

London - Kate Spade & Co. is said to need more time to mull over Coach's take over bid. The latter reportedly made an offer to take over the US premium handbag label last week, although it rema

London - Although collapsed department store group BHS is likely to fade from the British high street, it will live on overseas as its international portfolio has been acquired by a Qatari retail gro

British retail giant Tesco has begun its sale of non-core assets as it focuses on reviving its main grocery arm, offloading approximately half of its stake in Lazada to e-commerce heavyweight Alibaba

Shandong Ruyi has signed a deal which would see the Chinese textile company acquire a controlling stake in fashion group Sandro, Maje and Claudie Pierlot (SMCP), valued at an estimated 1.3 billion e

Danish fashion label Bruuns Bazaar has been acquired by retail group Hanssen Brands, for an undisclosed sum on Thursday. News of the acquisition comes after Bruuns Bazaar, which includes the brand BZ

London - SMCP, the fashion group consisting of French fashion labels Sandro, Maje and Claudie Pierlot is inching closer to a potential sale to Chinese textile manufacturer Shandong Ruyi, in a deal w

Minimalist online retailer Everlane, known for its transparency with regards where its products are being made and its associated costs, are doing something a little different for its first ever post

European private equity firm Cinven has confirmed previous rumours that it is set to acquire leading UK footwear and accessories retailer from Sycamore Partners early Monday morning. "We are delighte

Chinese Internet giant Alibaba will pay 266 million US dollars for Hong Kong's South China Morning Post, the newspaper said Monday, far higher than analysts' estimates in a deal that has sparked fear

Yahoo flipped its reorganization plan Wednesday, announcing it would keep its stake in China's Alibaba but spin off its core Internet business -- creating new uncertainties for the struggling tech gi

Following a five-year period of "significant growth in the UK and expansion into Germany" for British footwear retailer Office, comes a change of ownership as Truworths International acquires a maj

The race to take over Dutch lingerie giant Hunkemöller continues, in spite of industry speculation earlier last month claiming US private equity firm Sycamore Partners was close to sealing the d

London - Ben Sherman is said to be close to sealing the deal on a sale to one of two potential US buyers over the next coming weeks according to industry sources. Discussions for the sale are said to

London-based fashion luxury retailer Matchesfashion.com co-founders, Tom and Ruth Chapman have denied previous reports stating they had taken on investment bankers Morgan Stanley to explore "strategi

Following reports that British high street fashion label New Look was preparing for a 2 billion pounds flotation news has emerged that a potential sale may be on the cards instead. New Look's privat

The owners of Dutch high-street lingerie label Hunkemöller are rumored to be putting the brand up for sale. Private equity owner Paribas Affaires Industrielles (PAI) has hired investment bank JP

British heritage label Ben Sherman has been put down for sale by its US parent company Oxford Industries, following the publication of its full-year results on Thursday. "Ben Sherman made great progr

Everybody loves a bargain, especially if its from luxury department store Harvey Nichols. The company reported stellar post-Christmas sales, as shoppers queued up in the early hours of Boxing Day for