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The lowdown on Central Group – reported new owner of Selfridges

Speculation has been swirling around the reported sale of Selfridges to Thailand’s Central Group since the Times first revealed the two parties had reached an agreement last Thursday.  Neither the Weston family, which owns Selfridges, nor Central Group has confirmed the deal, which is expected to close by the end of the year. And while Central Group’s publicly listed subsidiary, Central Retail, has denied any involvement in the transaction, multiple reports suggest that another division