Online search and merchandising specialist Attraqt has announced it reached a conditional agreement with a view to buying French company Early Birds, specialised in omni-channel customer experience personalisation.
Fashion and beauty e-commerce business The Hut Group has dived deeper into the hospitality sector by acquiring the Eclectic Hotel Group, which comprises two prestigious luxury boutique hotels in Manchester.
Womenswear retailer Oasis said Wednesday that Michelle Evatt will be joining the fashion retailer as Design Director later this year. She moves from Ted Baker where she’s Associate Director Womenswear Creative.
Fresh from its announcement this week about a China joint venture, Ted Baker had more big news on Thursday as it named its new permanent CEO and also the result of its investigation following the ‘hug-gate’ scandal.
The bidders for failed footwear and fashion chain LK Bennett are believed to include shoe retailer Dune. Offers have been lodged this week and a preferred buyer for the company should be chosen within the next few days
Ted Baker reported lower profits on Thursday, despite its revenue rising in the year to January 26. Its e-tail operation was buoyant and it stayed generally upbeat, but it's clear the company is facing challenging times.