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Laura Ashley

Laura Ashley Archives

Same prints, new look: Inside Laura Ashley’s fashion-forward comeback plan

Since it was acquired out of administration two years ago, the British lifestyle brand has primarily focused on its home...

Rejuvenated Laura Ashley looks towards global expansion

A multi-year partnership with IMG will see the creation of a new fashion and homeware range and hospitality offerings th...

Retail appointments

Scentre Group COO steps down; Marks & Spencer CFO departs; and more.

Where are the leaders of the future?

Australian retail suffers from a dearth of strong, creative leadership, even when talent is recruited from overseas.

Laura Ashley closing all stores this month

Administrators to close all remaining stores.

Deadline looms for Laura Ashley buyers

Potential buyers must provide firm offers by Monday.

It’s not all merry and bright

A number of Australian retailers may feel the realities of the market this Christmas.

Laura Ashley in administration once again

History repeats itself for classic English fashion and homewares retailer.

The trifecta causing many prominent retail brands to fold

Major names included in the ever-growing list of casualties from the past year alone.

Aussies entering administration increases

Number of firms entering admin surges over last year.

Laura Ashley sale negotiations continue

Administrators hopeful suitable buyer will be found.

Reinvent or wither

Reinvention could have saved Dick Smith and Laura Ashley – can it save Harvey Norman?

Pre-empt trouble, or go bust

Stuart Bennie on identifying and taking action before the proverbial hits the fan.

2016 forecast by sector

Opinion: Which retail sectors in Australia will be the strongest performers in 2016?

Australian retailers ‘facing collapse’

Dick Smith and Laura Ashley just the 'tip of the iceberg,' according to financial report.

Laura Ashley shutters stores

Stores close as administrators search for a buyer.

Expressions of interest or mere tyrekickers?

There is no shortage of tyrekickers lurking when a company collapses, writes Jared Dickson.

Outlet centre lifts sales

Annual sales rise for Birkenhead Point Outlet Centre, following multimillion dollar redevelopment.