About Jessica Clark

Jess Clark is a City A.M. news reporter covering retail and property.

September 2019 articles

Zara distances itself from Hong Kong protest controversy
Zara distances itself from Hong Kong protest controversy
Spanish fashion retailer Zara came out in support of China’s sovereignty over Hong Kong as it sought to distance itself [...]
September 3, 2019
Retailers warned to ramp up contingency plans as sales growth slumps
Retailers warned to ramp up contingency plans as sales growth slumps
Retailers were warned to prepare for further political and economic turbulence as like-for-like retail sales growth dipped last month in [...]
September 3, 2019
Sports Direct trying to ‘drive Debenhams into administration’
Sports Direct trying to ‘drive Debenhams into administration’
Mike Ashley’s Sports Direct is backing a legal challenge against Debenhams’ restructuring plan to “drive it into administration so that [...]
September 2, 2019
Arcadia COO steps down amid challenging times for retailer
Arcadia COO steps down amid challenging times for retailer
Arcadia’s chief operating officer has stepped down after more than 25 years with Sir Philip Green’s retail empire. David Shepherd, [...]
September 2, 2019
FTSE 100 reshuffle: What has gone wrong for M&S?
FTSE 100 reshuffle: What has gone wrong for M&S?
High street stalwart Marks & Spencer looks almost certain to fall out of the FTSE 100 after markets close today.  [...]
September 2, 2019
Police launch murder probe after Elephant and Castle Tube station stabbing
Police launch murder probe after Elephant and Castle Tube station stabbing
Police have launched a murder investigation after a man died following a stabbing at Elephant and Castle Underground station last [...]
September 2, 2019
No-deal Brexit to accelerate London house price drop
No-deal Brexit to accelerate London house price drop
London house prices could sink up to seven per cent next year if no Brexit deal is reached by the [...]
September 2, 2019
Arcadia denies it is preparing to dismantle brands plans
Arcadia denies it is preparing to dismantle brands plans
Sir Philip Green’s retail empire Arcadia has denied it is preparing to sell off its brands, which include high street [...]
September 1, 2019
Berkeley Group faces opposition to new bonus policy
Berkeley Group faces opposition to new bonus policy
Berkeley Group is facing opposition to its payment policy after a shareholder advisory firm urged investors to vote against the [...]
September 1, 2019
Debenhams lines up Deloitte as retailer takes on legal challenge to restructuring plan
Debenhams lines up Deloitte as retailer takes on legal challenge to restructuring plan
Debenhams has lined up advisers from professional services giant Deloitte as it prepares to fight a legal challenge to its [...]
September 1, 2019