Analysis: What's Mike Ashley’s Agent Provocateur plan?

Ashley has more than doubled Flannels store estate since he bought a controlling stake in 2012.

Mike Ashley may be best known as the founder of Sports Direct and owner of Newcastle United but he has his fingers in many more pies.

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