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    Opinion

    Alexon's war of attrition

    2009-04-23T13:09:00Z

    Beleaguered Alexon has a fight on its hands if it is to survive in tact this year, after it revealed a dire full-year performance. The retailer’s plunge in to the red was largely due to the performance of its young-fashion brand Bay Trading, where £7m-plus losses dragged down the rest ...

  • News

    John Kinnaird falls back on Envy pre-pack deal

    2008-12-18T10:11:02Z

    John Kinnaird has said that he paid a seven-figure sum to buy Envy out of pre-pack administration, which he claims he was forced to do to renegotiate terms on loss-making stores.

  • News

    Envy administration on cards, Kinnaird warns

    2008-12-11T13:05:04Z

    Envy boss John Kinnaird has said he may be forced to put the fashion chain into pre-pack administration if landlords are not willing to help the struggling retailer by renegotiating rents.

  • News

    Handover to chair Alexon

    2008-02-08T11:56:45Z

    Former WHSmith boss Richard Handover will become chairman of fashion group Alexon when incumbent Jim Martin steps down at the end of this month.

  • Opinion

    Kinnaird must put his best foot forward

    2008-02-07T12:12:19Z

    Retail entrepreneur John Kinnaird, whose shoe chain Dolcis went into administration last month, made a bold comeback this week with the acquisition of struggling clothing chain Style Menswear for a token sum of 1.

  • News

    Kinnaird buys Envy for £1

    2008-02-05T10:05:00Z

    John Kinnaird has bought Alexon’s struggling menswear division Style Menswear for £1, as revealed by Retail-week.com ( January 18 ).