H&M Group’s & Other Stories has announced it is to open two new regional stores this autumn in Liverpool and Bristol. In Liverpool, & Other Stories has secured a 5,500 square foot unit on the upper level of South John Street in Liverpool One, while in Bristol, the fashion and lifestyle retailer has […]

Premium footwear brand French Sole, known for its classic leather ballet flat, has opened its third London store in Covent Garden. The store on Floral Street, joins its other London stores on Marylebone Lane and King’s Road. It will carry the brand’s full collection of handcrafted leather ballet flats, […]

There has been little news coverage concerning BHS ever since Sir Philip Green was forced to pay 363 million pounds into its pension fund in 2017. To refresh any reader's memory, less than a year before the troubled department store collapsed, Green sold the business for 1 pound to Dominic Chappell, […]

LVMH’s Louis Vuitton has announced the opening of a pop-up store at Heathrow’s Terminal 4 next week. The space will run until November, when the brand is set to launch its third permanent store at the London airport. The French fashion house already operates stores in Terminal 5 and Terminal 3.The pop-up […]

London has seen demand for retail space slide according to a survey by the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (Rics), with demand reaching lows not seen since the financial crisis in 2008. Once the wishlist of every brand to have a retail outlet in London, the UK highstreet is rife with vacancies […]

REPORT Coal Drops Yard, the new Heatherwick Studio-designed retail and lifestyle district at London’s King’s Cross, has confirmed it will open to the public on October 26 and has announced a further four brands who will join the line-up. The new shopping district set within the historic buildings and […]

Property company Grosvenor Britain and Ireland is looking to boost what it calls the ‘South Molton Triangle’, with new proposals including safe pedestrian routes and mixed use buildings. The consultation is inviting residents and local workers to review and offer feedback on its proposals for the area […]

DHL, the international courier and express mail company, has partnered up with African e-commerce giant MallforAfrica to help online retailers bring more African products to the international market. Earlier this week, the two companies launched MarketPlaceAfrica.com, an e-commerce site where African […]

Online shoppers living in Berlin can now receive their H&M orders just a few hours after the purchase. The Swedish fast fashion giant chose the German capital to test its new same-day delivery service. Orders placed by 10:00AM on H&M’s German website, with a delivery address located in Berlin, are now […]

The government has announced that an expert panel led by Sir John Timpson, chairman of dry cleaner and shoe repair retailer Timpson, has been appointed to advise on the future health of the UK high street. The panel, which includes representatives from the retail, property and design sectors, will focus […]