Alys Key

(Staff)

I report on vice, leisure, the creative industries, luxury.

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April 2018 articles

It is a grey and quiet day in East London when I arrive at the Royal Albert Dock, an area of the capital where London City Airport [...]

17 April
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Another part of Jamie Oliver's restaurant empire has been put into administration. [...]

17 April
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Net-a-Porter founder Natalie Massenet has teamed up with a venture capitalist to launch a $75m (£52.2m) fund for retail businesses. [...]

17 April
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Majestic Wine has committed to investing more in its Naked Wines business, but profits are likely to be slashed in the process. [...]

17 April
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Primark's owner reported solid growth this morning, even as other budget fashion retailers struggle with hefty rents and slower [...]

17 April
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JD Sports posted a record year this morning, as sales grew both in-store and online. [...]

17 April
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Brexit has increased government support for one of London's biggest developments, the man behind it has said. [...]

17 April
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Fast fashion retailer Quiz today announced its first foray into menswear with the launch of a separate QuizMan brand. [...]

16 April
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A legendary Chicago craft brewer bringing a  to the UK with a new brewpub in Shoreditch. [...]

16 April
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Shares in Whitbread are leading the FTSE 100 risers this morning as pressure grows on the company to spin out Costa as a separate [...]

16 April
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The operator of several City hotspots has scooped £10m to open more sites. [...]

16 April
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Co-working group WeWork has chosen a City of London site as its biggest acquisition yet. [...]

16 April
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JD Wetherspoon founder Tim Martin today slammed social media sites as he vowed to shut down the pub chain's Twitter, Instagram [...]

16 April
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Visits to the UK high street dropped dramatically last month as wintry weather deterred shoppers. [...]

16 April
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Jeremy Corbyn has written to Prime Minister Theresa May, claiming that last night's air strikes on Syria were "legally questionable" [...]

14 April
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