Philip Green

A sign advertising the opening of Topshop in NY.

Financial

Australian Retailer Scoops Up Arcadia’s Plus-Size Brand Evans

Evans is the first Arcadia brand to be offloaded after the British group filed for bankruptcy in November.

clock December 21, 2020Samantha Conti

Philip Green

Business Features

Sir Philip Green: A Gambling Man

The tycoon who inhaled and exhaled retail and turned Topshop into one of the high street’s hottest names, has seen his empire evaporate in the space of a few years.

clock November 30, 2020Samantha Conti

A sign advertising the opening of Topshop in NY.

Fashion Features

Talking Topshop: A Timeline of Philip Green’s Adventures in Fashion

The once-mighty Topshop has fallen on hard times, and could have a new owner soon. Here, WWD takes a look at the rise and fall of a British retail player.

clock November 30, 2020Samantha Conti and Léana Esch

Topshop

Financial

Sir Philip Green’s Arcadia Group Files for Bankruptcy

Topshop’s troubled parent had been undergoing a major restructuring, but store closures resulting from two national lockdowns pushed the retail group over the edge.

clock November 30, 2020Samantha Conti

Kylie Jenner had a major makeup collaboration with Topshop.

Retail

COVID-19 Could Tip Topshop’s Troubled Parent Into Bankruptcy

Arcadia, which was already forced to shut stores and restructure, could file for administration in the U.K. as early as next week, according to reports.

clock November 27, 2020Samantha Conti

A woman holding an umbrella walks past the Topshop flagshop store in Oxford Circus as it opens for customers.Top Shop business continues after Sir Phillip Green Allegations, London, UK - 26 Oct 2018

Human Resources

Andrew Coppel Becomes Chairman of Topshop, Taveta and Arcadia Group

Coppel will oversee the three companies which are owned by Sir Philip Green as they undergo a major restructuring.

clock November 21, 2019Samantha Conti

Sir Philip Green and Kate MossTop Shop show, Front Row, Spring Summer 2018, London Fashion Week, London, UK - 17 Sep 2017

Financial

Arcadia Averts Bankruptcy After Creditors Approve Restructuring Plans

Suppliers, landlords and pension trustees approved a plan by Philip Green’s Arcadia Group to slash costs and renegotiate leases.

clock June 12, 2019Samantha Conti

A woman holding an umbrella walks past the Topshop flagshop store in Oxford Circus as it opens for customers.Top Shop business continues after Sir Phillip Green Allegations, London, UK - 26 Oct 2018

Financial

Green’s Arcadia Sets Insolvency in Motion With U.S. Closures in Sight

Green is looking to do a deal with creditors that will likely see Topshop shut its 11 U.S. stand-alone stores and other units across the U.K. and Ireland.

clock May 22, 2019Samantha Conti

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Legal

Beyoncé Drops Lawsuit Over Feyoncé Merchandise

The music superstar and fashion designer may have reached a settlement with the indie company.

clock January 17, 2019Kellie Ell

Ivy Park fall 2016 campaign

Fashion Scoops

Beyoncé Buys Philip Green Out of Ivy Park Brand

The news follows a series of sexual harassment and bullying allegations made against Green.

clock November 15, 2018Natalie Theodosi

Sir Phillip Green

Fashion Scoops

Sir Philip Green Behind Sexual Harassment, Bullying Allegations in Daily Telegraph

The Topshop tycoon has been revealed to be the subject of an investigation by The Telegraph, which details sexual, racial and bullying allegations.

clock October 25, 2018Natalie Theodosi

Sir Philip Green, Kate Moss Edward Enninful

Financial

Sales, Profits at Philip Green’s Taveta Investments Fall in Fiscal 2017

Sales and profits at Taveta Investments Ltd., parent of fashion retailers including Topshop and Topman, declined in the 12 months to August 2017, the company said.

clock May 15, 2018Samantha Conti

Kylie Jenner had a major makeup collaboration with Topshop.

Products

Kylie Cosmetics, Topshop Ink First Off-line Partnership

To date, Jenner has only sold on her direct channels.

clock November 2, 2017Rachel Strugatz and Samantha Conti

A BHS store

Financial

Arcadia Reaches a Deal With BHS Creditors

The claim is partially tied to a 35 million pound floating charge by Arcadia in 2015.

clock August 25, 2017Lorelei Marfil

Philip Green

Retail

Deal Done: Sir Philip Green Fills BHS Pension Gap

Green put an end to a long-standing drama, paying up to 363 million pounds.

clock February 28, 2017Samantha Conti

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