Coal Drops Yard is continuing to illustrate its credentials as a magnet for quirky, independent fashion brands with the latest announcement of new tenants coming Friday. Beija London and Emin & Paul have both signed up.
The shock of the planned House of Fraser closures has been followed up by intense speculation with analysts debating the chances of the firm’s CVA being approved by its creditors, as well as HoF’s long-term prospects.
China is set to return as a major cotton importer, taking 10 million to 15 million bales (2 million to 3 million tonnes) each year by 2019/20, said the head of major trading house Louis Dreyfus Company.
Chow Tai Fook Jewellery Group, China’s largest jeweller by market value, reported on Thursday a 34% jump in its yearly profit, underpinned by improved consumer sentiment and an uptick in mainland tourists to Hong Kong.