• Selfridges' new owners could expand UK store estate

    17 days ago - By Fashion United

    Image: Selfridges
    The new owners of iconic department store chain Selfridges could open the retailer's first new UK stores for almost two decades.
    Late last year, it was revealed that Selfridges Group would be sold to Thailand's Central Group and Austrian-based property company Signa Holding, with each company taking a 50 percent stake.
    In an interview with the Financial Times, Central Group Europe CEO Stefano Della Valle spoke about future store plans: “Our strategy is not to stay only in capital cities with stores of 20, 30 or 50,000 square metres, but also to be present in second-tier...
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