River Island is to relocate and upsize its presence at The Grafton in Cambridge after committing to opening a full-sized anchor store. Meanwhile, Debenhams is refurbishing its store to introduce a new beauty hall.
The development, led by Capital & Regional, includes an 86,000-square-foot extension to the existing shopping centre, which houses popular brands including JD Sports, New Look, River Island, Sports Direct and TK Maxx.
River Island is launching its first homeware range, divided into three key trends, this autumn. Titled RI Home, the collection will include soft furnishings, decor accessories and furniture, and storage options.
The giant Meadowhall mall in Sheffield saw its “most successful” Eid al-Fitr marketing campaign to date, with sales and footfall during the Eid weekend rising and fashion stores seeing higher turnover