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    1. April 14, 2016

      Burberry feels chill from ‘rut’ in Asia region

      Burberry warned that profits would be weaker than expected this year, sending its share price sharply lower as the...

    2. April 14, 2016

      Burberry: chequered history

      Can a fashion company ever be a value stock? Anyone taking a hard look at Burberry’s numbers will find the question...

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    1. Fast FT

      April 14, 2016

      Burberry warns of 'challenging demand environment'

      Burberry has warned of a “challenging demand environment” after a tough year in which the luxury British retailer has...

    2. March 8, 2016

      Burberry mystery stake spurs speculation about takeover

      The emergence of a mystery 5 per cent stake in Burberry will once again provide ammunition for investors sceptical of...

    3. February 26, 2016

      Burberry gains on broker upgrade

      Burberry gained on Friday on speculation it would swap growth ambitions for shareholder returns. Nomura added Burberry...

    4. February 22, 2016

      Burberry AW16 show report London Fashion Week

      And so to Burberry and its AW16 show. Which in fact, was only part one: the second AW16 show will take place in...

    5. February 5, 2016

      Burberry moves to reshape the fashion seasons

      The British fashion house Burberry is to radically restructure its show calendar and retail strategy as it attempts to...

    6. Fast FT

      February 5, 2016

      Burberry to sell catwalk styles straight after shows

      Burberry, the UK luxury retailer, is breaking with fashion industry tradition in an effort to boost its global sales....

    7. Fast FT

      January 14, 2016

      Hong Kong sales slump by over 20% for Burberry

      Luxury handbag and clothes maker Burberry achieved a 1 per cent increase in third-quarter sales, but revenues at its...

    8. January 11, 2016

      Burberry AW16 show report London Collections Men

      Christopher Bailey, chief creative and chief executive officer of Burberry, pulled at his sweater. “This is probably...

    9. November 12, 2015

      Burberry profits rise despite ‘challenging’ China

      Burberry has reported a 9 per cent increase in pre-tax profit, but warned of a still “challenging” environment as...

    10. November 8, 2015

      Burberry investment highlights Leeds textile revival

      Burberry’s decision to invest £50m in a new factory in Leeds has underlined the recovery of what remains of the UK’s...

    11. October 15, 2015

      China slowdown sparks Burberry sales warning

      Shares in Burberry fell sharply following its warning on Thursday that sales had been hit by the slowdown in China,...

    12. October 5, 2015

      From Apple to Python: how everyone can tap teams’ creative juices

      When creative people hand day-to-day operational duties to someone else, they are often described as stepping back,...

    13. September 21, 2015

      Burberry SS16 show report London Fashion Week

      “The seasons are over,” announced designer Christopher Bailey backstage after an epic SS16 show featuring Alison Moyet...

    14. June 15, 2015

      London Collections Men SS16 Day 4

      Atmosphere is everything at a fashion show. For spring/summer 2016 at London Collections Men, Burberry worked hard to...

    15. May 20, 2015

      Burberry: trench time

      Burberry’s signature products — quintessentially British trenchcoats and cashmere scarves — are particularly apt at the...

    16. February 25, 2015

      Jo Ellison’s London Fashion Week round-up

      Rather like a pushy mother trying to promote her youngest, inexplicably single son at a wedding, there is a tendency...

    17. January 12, 2015

      London Collections Men: Day 4

      To think that three years ago, there was no men’s fashion week in London. Nowadays, some of menswear’s biggest hitters...

    18. November 14, 2014

      Renaissance of the humble scarf

      The humble scarf is enjoying a renaissance. It was more than mere ornamentation at the autumn/winter shows where they...

    19. November 12, 2014

      Burberry blames currency effects for pre-tax profits slide

      Burberry, the UK luxury retailer, reported a double-digit fall in pre-tax profit, blaming adverse currency movements,...

    20. November 12, 2014

      Tim Cook of Apple’s coming out is one step up a steep hill

      “Who cares?” and “This is not newsworthy” were common responses in comment sections after Tim Cook, Apple’s chief...

    21. Business Blog

      November 5, 2014

      The expat dilemma: foreign postings fuel creativity but suck up cash

      Karl Lagerfeld (Getty Images) I have spent more than a third of my professional career living and working abroad, so...

    22. September 29, 2014

      London’s polarised retail scene

      On London’s Oxford Street, close to the junction with Tottenham Court Road, Primark is teeming with customers....

    23. July 28, 2014

      LinkedIn boss is wrong about poaching rivals’ employees

      In the 1970s you could buy a hippy-ish poster of a bird flying towards a lurid sunset, with the maxim: “If you love...

    24. July 16, 2014

      FirstGroup CEO pay packet irks a third of its shareholders

      A third of shareholders voting at FirstGroup’s annual general meeting on Wednesday refused to back a pay packet for its...

    25. July 16, 2014

      Mike Ashley gives City institutions a right royal salute

      Mike Ashley’s grand gesture in giving up his share of Sports Direct’s executive bonus scheme is as enigmatic as the...

    26. July 14, 2014

      Ministers urged to curb executive pay

      Ministers should consider forcing companies to cap executive pay at a fixed multiple of their lowest-paid employee, a...

    27. July 11, 2014

      Burberry investors vote down Christopher Bailey’s £20m pay deal

      Burberry has suffered the first pay defeat of a FTSE 100 company for two years, as shareholders rejected a £20m...

    28. July 10, 2014

      Swann finds sweet spot at SSP

      Not so much Upper Crust as upper quartile. Float documents from SSP, which sells sandwiches and snacks to rail and air...

    29. July 10, 2014

      Burberry sales fuelled by growth in China

      Burberry warned that the strong pound would have a “material” effect on the British luxury brand’s profits, even as it...

    30. July 6, 2014

      Burberry faces revolt over £20m pay deal for chief executive

      Burberry is facing a shareholder revolt over a £20m pay deal for its controversial chief executive Christopher Bailey....

    31. June 18, 2014

      London Collections: Men, report 3

      Power in fashion is often just a display of budget. On the last day of London Collections: Men, there were shows from...

    32. May 21, 2014

      Christopher Bailey declares no change to Burberry strategy

      New Burberry chief executive Christopher Bailey took the stage at the company’s annual results and promised: “I will...

    33. May 21, 2014

      Burberry’s Bloomsbury groupies must split roles clearly

      You would have thought a bloke with a £440,000 clothing allowance could run to a tie for the annual results. But...

    34. May 21, 2014

      British luxury label Burberry sets sights on Japan for growth

      Christopher Bailey has set his sights on expanding in Japan in his first results as chief executive of Burberry, as the...

    35. May 8, 2014

      Ability, not sexual orientation, is what matters for CEOs

      On May 1, Christopher Bailey took over as chief executive of Burberry and a group of people assembled at Citibank’s...

    36. Material World

      May 1, 2014

      The Burberry transition just happened – did you notice?

        Getty Images This morning a very tiny, excessively bland announcement came out from Horseferry House announcing that...

    37. Material World

      April 16, 2014

      What's behind the Oscar de la Renta search rumours

        Getty Images And this is how a fashion rumour gets started. A few days ago Page Six, the New York Post’s gossip...

    38. February 21, 2014

      Lunch with the FT: Dries Van Noten

      By all rights, designer Dries Van Noten could be excused for being a bit grand. We meet a few days after his wildly...

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