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Boohoo set to buy Karen Millen and Coast – updated

Fast-growing pure-play online fashion retailer Boohoo is preparing to acquire the Karen Millan and Coast brands.

Islamic clothing market to be worth US$88bn by 2025

The global Islamic clothing market is expected to reach US$88.35 billion by 2025.

C.banner International may sell Hamleys

Toy retailer Hamleys looks likely to be sold by Chinese owner C.banner International.

Superdry suffers from sizzling summer in Europe, US

Superdry says its profits will take a £10 million hit this year.

French Connection founder mulls selling out

French Connection founder and CEO Stephen Marks plans to sell his remaining cornerstone stake in the fashion label.

Chinese owner Nanjing Cenbest loses House of Fraser

House of Fraser’s rescue deal leaves Nanjing Cenbest – which brokered the failed C.banner International investment – with nothing.

C.banner drops House of Fraser rescue as share price plummets

C.banner International has dropped its House of Fraser rescue plan, dealing a potentially fatal blow.

New investment ‘should save’ House of Fraser

House of Fraser has filed a Company Voluntary Arrangement and plans to use the breathing space afforded to close stores.

Sanpower Group broadens House of Fraser brands

House of Fraser will start selling premium Chinese brands new to the UK, thanks to a new supply program from owner Sanpower Group.

Fullshare circling House of Fraser

Fullshare, with an eye on taking over House of Fraser, has lined up a £1.1 billion (US$1.5 billion) lending agreement.

House of Fraser owner sells down stake

The Chinese firm which has a majority ownership in House of Fraser has confirmed plans to offload most of its stake.

House of Fraser profit soars under new management

Following a senior team shake-up over the last year, UK department store House of Fraser profit has nearly doubled.