Tuesday, March 17, 2020

Laura Ashley set to become first retail casualty of crisis

Sky News
The fashion to homewares shop Laura Ashley is set to become the first retail casualty of the coronavirus crisis, placing 2,700 jobs at risk.

Sky News reported at the weekend how the firm was scrambling for a funding lifeline to avert collapse but the company all but admitted defeat on Tuesday, saying it had filed intentions to appoint administrators.. . . more