A Week On The High Street
A Week On The High Street from the Local Data Company. This bring syou the latest retail and leisure location news from around the United Kingdom.
- The Salvation Army opened a new shop this week in Dalkeith. The shop is located at12 High Street.
- John Lewis has announced it will open a new store inChelmsford, Essex. The store will be its third flexible department store, following the opening of new format stores inExeter andYork.
- Armani Exchange will open a new branch in Cardiff this October. The new store will open in St. David’s Shopping Centre and will be the fashion retailer’s first store in Wales.
- Footwear retailer Kurt Geiger has announced it may close up to five of its UK stores. The stores to close will be based outside of London.
- Sports Direct has announced a new store will open in Newry,Northern Ireland. The store will be located in the Quay’s Shopping Centre. There are currently 13 Sports Direct stores in Northern Ireland.
- Menswear retailer Cro’Jack has announced it will open its first store in October. The store will open in Monmouth Street, London.
- Currys & PC World have announced a new store will open later this year in Aberdeen. The store will be located in the Bon Accord & St Nicolas Centre.
- Patisserie Valerie is set to open a new store at London’s Heathrow Airport. The store will be a branch of its Baker & Spice brand and will be located at Terminal Two.
- Toy retailer The Entertainer has added three new shops to its store opening plan. 15 new shops are expected to open across theUK by the end of the year.
- Morrisons has announced it will open another 15 M Local stores by the end of the year. There are currently 5 M Local stores in theUK.
- Ann Summers is to introduce new in-store technology, allowing shoppers to use mobile phone apps to scan clothing and superimpose over the shoppers picture to see themselves wearing the item.
- Harvey Nichols this week introduced a BeautyMart concession in its Knightsbridge store. The conession offers a range of basic to luxury beauty products.