Oliver Bonas is to open a 1,400-square-foot store at Centre:MK in time for Christmas as part of its continued suburban expansion plans. The shopping centre said the signing embraces the shift in consumer behaviour.
Primark's full-year results showed it bucking the market trend but not immune to it. Its sales and profits rose but like-for-like sales fell. However, the UK, Europe and US all proved strong in the circumstances.
Beauty and skincare retailer Glossier announced it will open its first flagship store in New York City at 123 Lafayette Street, the same location as its debut beauty showroom. Doors open on November 8.
Master Debonair is planning major expansion in 2019 but ahead of that will this month open a store in London. The opening will come as it plans to launch a branded suit collection in December and more stores next year.
FatFace has opened a 1,300 sq ft pop-up store at Liverpool One, and it may only be a pop-up but it’s the first to stock the fast-expanding brand’s full range of products in the UK, including gifting and accessories.