Swedish fashion retail giant H&M Group is relocating the Stockholm flagship for one of its brands — Monki — and is pulling out all the stops with the debut of its new store on a new street on 30 September.
In a big show of support for Birmingham and confidence in the future of retail in general, JD Sports is to double the size of its flagship store in the Bullring & Grand Central mall, opening in summer 2023.
Uniqlo has officially opened its Re.Uniqlo Studio in its Regent Street flagship in central London, “helping customers enjoy LifeWear longer by offering repair, remake, reuse, recycling, and care essentials”.
BDO’s August High Street Sales Tracker on Friday showed that the last few weeks of the summer saw the slowest growth in UK retail sales figures since the sector reopened post-lockdowns. But fashion sales did rise.
Yet another opening from the fast expanding Watches of Switzerland Group. This time the UK luxury timepiece and fine jewellery specialist has opened its third monobrand boutique with Swiss watch brand Tudor.
Gymshark is going big with its first foray into physical retail. The digital ‘fitness community and apparel brand’ is set to open on London’s Regent Street on 1 October promising it “will live long in the memory".
Desigual has entered an agreement with local company E-Shine to develop its online business and expand its retail network to 60 stores in order to achieve a turnover of €40 million in China over the next five years.