Australian clothing retailer Cotton On Group is reportedly investigating its relationship with a Chinese printing firm suspected of using forced prison labour and which was recently suspended as a supplier by Tesco.
South Africa's Truworths International will close up to 15 of its loss-making Office stores in the UK, its CEO said on Friday, with an overhaul of the remainder of the shoe retailer expected to boost sales and profits.
The rumour mill has been churning in Australia with talk of the sale of struggling retail firm Specialty Fashion Group. Al Alfia Holding, the investment company controlled by the Qatari royal family, could be the suitor.
Typo, the Australian lifestyle brand, made its UK debut this month with an initial e-commerce platform to be followed by bricks-and-mortar presence. Part of the Cotton On group, it's the first from the fold to break i...