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Cath Kidston to close UK stores, focus on Asia, wholesale and online

British home-furnishings and apparel retailer Cath Kidston will permanently close all 60 of its stores in the UK, realigning itself as a wholesaler and online brand.

Historic falls in retail sales around the world spell doom for many chains

As retail sales figures begin to come in from countries where lockdowns have been in force, the true impact of the coronavirus pandemic on the industry is becoming alarmingly clear.

Cath Kidston seeks white knight buyer as strategic review ordered

Cath Kidston has hired external advisers to complete an urgent review of strategic options for the business as it makes a last-minute appeal for a white knight rescuer.

Cath Kidston Japan sales outperform rest of world

Cath Kidston Japan sales outperformed every other market in the year to March, but not enough to stem losses by the UK-based company.

Japan to take up slack from Cath Kidston China

As Cath Kidston China scales back, Cath Kidston is rolling out an expansion in other parts of Asia.

Norbreeze Group introducing Olivia Burton to region

Olivia Burton is expanding into Southeast Asia after forming a partnership with Norbreeze Group.

Norbreeze Group introducing Olivia Burton to region

Olivia Burton is expanding into Southeast Asia after forming a partnership with Norbreeze Group.

Cath Kidston Asia sales push profit surge

Cath Kidston Asia sales helped the retailer post a surge in profits for its latest fiscal year.

Cath Kidston Asia sales push profit surge

Cath Kidston Asia sales helped the retailer post a surge in profits for its latest fiscal year.

Asia powers Cath Kidston profits

Cath Kidston has reported a boost in international sales of 20.2 per cent in the last trading year, with Asia clearly driving the brand’s success.

Cath Kidston buys Japanese franchise

UK-headquartered Cath Kidston says it will buy out its Japanese franchise business.

Singapore Customs seizes 700 bags

Singapore Customs has seized 700 fake handbags and wallets imoported from China on trade mark violations.