Sainsbury’s is boosting its Tu Clothing menswear offer, with its first full men’s formalwear line-up having just launched following a strong response to its Harris Tweed line. And it will add Premium menswear next month.
Inditex had another good first half and sales so far in H2 look to be strong. While much of the growth was driven by its ongoing expansion programme, a comparable sales rise of 6% is encouraging in the tough environment.
The owner of The Grafton has decided to invest £10 million more in the refurbishment of the mall, taking its total investment to £28 million as it looks to enhance the retail line-up and improve the shopping environment.
The new high profile TV campaign for Lidl’s Esmara by Heidi Klum launch is focusing attention not just on supermarket fashion lines but also on the way ultra-value retailers are aggressively carving out market share.