Close
Close
 
 

Shanton’s mystery buyer has been revealed

  • News
  • September 25, 2015
  • Sarah Dunn
Shanton’s mystery buyer has been revealed

Thirteen Shanton stores will re-open today and tomorrow with a new look and a new owner. The struggling womenswear chain went into voluntary administration in January, owing $7.8 million to 206 creditors.

Read more
 
 

Womenswear chain Identity closing down with debts of over $2 million

  • News
  • September 17, 2015
  • Elly Strang
Womenswear chain Identity closing down with debts of over $2 million

Receivers for struggling women’s clothing chain Identity have announced they are unable to find a buyer for the business, so it will have to shut down. They said the closure reflected the current difficult trading conditions in the retail clothing industry, as shown by the struggles of Jean Jones, Shanton and Postie+.

Read more
 
 

New hope for Shanton Fashions

  • News
  • July 30, 2015
  • Sarah Dunn
New hope for Shanton Fashions

After more than six months of trouble and uncertainty, a mystery buyer has scooped up womenswear chain Shanton Fashions. Liquidator Gareth Hoole declined to reveal the identity of the buyer, but confirmed that they were based in New Zealand. He told The Register that there would likely be publicity around a rebranding of Shanton, if the buyer chose to go down that path.

Read more
 

Social scoreboard

Zavy and The Register have worked together to create a scoreboard that compares how the top 25 traditional media advertising spenders in New Zealand have performed on social media over the past 30 days, updated in real time.

 
topics
Concept to closet
Business coverage of New Zealand Fashion Week.
Regional rollercoaster
What does retail look like in 2019 for ...
Town centres
A positive retail environment over the past 12 ...
Amazon Arrival
Keeping up with all things Amazon as it ...
The Retail Yearbook 2017
As we battle our way through the busiest ...
The future is bright
We spoke with four retailers in their twenties ...
Hospitality enhancing retail
Some think food and integrated hospitality offerings will ...
Spotlight on signage
At first glance, the humble in-store sign might ...
Red Awards 2016
The Red Awards for retail interior design celebrate ...
Auckland Unitary Plan
Auckland is changing. The Unitary Plan will decide ...
How to open a store
Sarah Dunn considers what it would take to ...
All things to all people
Kiwi retailers share their omnichannel strategies.
Rising stars
Retail's top young achievers.
Delivering on your promises
The sale isn't over until your item is ...
Retail in heartland New Zealand
Retailers keep the regions pumping, but how strong ...
Sisterhood
Women in retail help one another. We spoke ...
The changing face of retail
Shifting demographics are creating big changes in New ...
The retail yearbook
With the help of experts in the retail ...
Retail rogues
We put the spotlight on staff training. Jai ...
Here come the giants
Topshop has arrived in Auckland’s CBD, David Jones ...
From retail to e-tail
Ecommerce has become part of the way mainstream ...
Loyalty in the digital age
How are retailers maintaining loyalty? Sarah Dunn, Elly ...
Window shopping: A spotlight on social media
Sarah Dunn and Elly Strang look at how ...
The Innovators | In partnership with Spark Business
Technology is rapidly changing the retail industry as ...
 

Shanton Fashions in liquidation

  • News
  • June 30, 2015
  • Sarah Dunn
Shanton Fashions in liquidation

After months of uncertainty, New Zealand womenswear label Shanton Fashions has finally tipped into liquidation. It is to be listed for sale as a going concern and if this is unsuccessful, its assets will go in a forced sale.

Read more
 
 

Commercial property and business needs to respond to change

  • Opinion
  • June 30, 2015
  • Paul Keane
Commercial property and business needs to respond to change

The executive chairman of property, design and research specialist agency RCG, Paul Keane, explores what retailers can learn from the Greek economic crisis.

Read more
Next page
Results for
Topics
Jobs
About us.

The Register provides essential industry news and intelligence, updated daily. And the digital newsletter delivers the latest news to your inbox twice a week — for free!

©2009–2015 Tangible Media. All rights reserved.
Use of this site constitutes acceptance of our Privacy policy.

Advertise
The Register

editor@theregister.co.nz

Content marketing/advertising? Email anita.hayhoe@icg.co.nz or call 022 639 3004

View Media Kit

}