All Liberty articles – Page 6

  • Liberty of London creative director exits

    Liberty of London creative director exits


    Tamara Salman, the creative director of the Liberty of London brand, has left the business.

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    Liberty sales up 20% in 2009


    Sales at Liberty climbed 20% in 2009 after a revamp of the iconic department store boosted footfall.

  • Potential buyers are interested in Liberty

    Liberty attracts potential buyers


    Several parties have expressed interest in acquiring famous department store Liberty but a deal may prove elusive.

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    The Retail Week Stores Book 2009


    The recession may be squeezing retail but the third edition of Retail Week’s stores book shows retailers are still using design innovation to raise their game. John Ryan takes a look at some of this year’s entries.

  • Liberty: trading ahead of last year

    Liberty sales ‘stronger than last year’


    London department store Liberty has reported “strong” sales in July, driven by sales from womenswear and its own-label brand, Liberty of London.

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    Luxury retailers lambast EU plans to reduce brands’ control


    Retailers could gain the right to sell any brand in stores or online, after the European Commission launched a review of selective distribution laws.

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    Liberty losses narrow


    Upmarket London department store Liberty has reduced its first half losses after the relaunch of its West End flagship store proved a success.

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    Taking Liberty


    London department store Liberty announced this week that it has appointed advisers to review its options, which could include a push overseas and expansion in the UK, but is this taking Liberty too far?

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    Links of London founders launch fine jewellery business


    The husband and wife team behind jewellery chain Links of London have launched a new business in 11 department stores.

  • London department store Liberty has begun a strategic review of the business

    Liberty considers international push


    Iconic London department store Liberty has confirmed it has begun a strategic review of the business to explore ways of developing the brand internationally.

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    Under discussion: online fulfilment

    June 26, 2009

    When a group of retailers met to discuss the future of online fulfilment, all accepted there’s work to be done to improve delivery options. By Joanna Perry

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    Liberty of London to exit Sloane Street store


    Liberty of London will leave its Sloane Street store after receiving an unsolicited offer from a European fashion brand.

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    Space NK hires Fraser Allan as new chief executive


    Beauty retailer Space NK has hired a former finance director of Liberty as its new chief executive. Fraser Allan is understood to have joined this week, following the departure of Judith Pilkington last month. A source told The Independent that his “remit is to energise and focus the business and ...

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    Liberty losses widen but sales climb


    Iconic London department store Liberty has reported that pre-tax losses widened slightly for the year to December 31, but sales rose 9 per cent to £50.2m. For the full year, Liberty said pre-tax losses increased from £6.4m in 2007 to £7m. The group highlighted that large one-off costs such as ...

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    Liberty in the name of luxury


    Liberty’s latest incarnation is a tour de force of luxurious, design-led merchandising. John Ryan takes a look at the cosmetic overhaul

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    Liberty unveils look of its renaissance


    Luxury department store Liberty has unveiled its new look as it embarks on its “Retail Renaissance”.

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    For love and Liberty


    The owners of luxury department store Liberty are hoping that the retailer can turn fortunes around when it unveils the results of its 'Retail Renaissance' on Saturday.

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    Liberty reveals robust trading update for 2008


    Iconic London department store Liberty has revealed that sales for the first 10 months of 2008 were ahead of comparative trading levels.

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    Liberty appoints new buying director


    Liberty, the iconic department store, has appointed Edwin Burstell as buying director.

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    Liberty trading in line with expectations


    Liberty has revealed that trading over the past three months has been in line with expectations despite the economic turmoil.