The austin reed group comprises four core businesses austin reed cc the new name for country casuals viyella and international licensing and was listed on the london stock exchange from 1920 until january 2007 when it returned to private ownership.
Austin reed london shops. Tagline slogan quality tailoring. Usp remarkable tailoring and a passion for quality without compromise. Michael has been with the group since july 1991 most recently as sales director of austin reed and has been a board director since 1995. Prior to that he was managing director.
Austin reed group plc add to myft. Austin reed last updated sunday 26 april 2020 0530 austin reed parent company austin reed group plc category apparel and accessories sector lifestyle and retailbusiness clothing tagline slogan quality tailoring. Austin reed group 3562 followers on linkedin. Austin reed group plc 20 july 2001 20 july 2001 austin reed group plc board announcement austin reed group plc announces today the retirement of michael tiffin from the board.
Collapse of bhs and austin reed highlights shift to cafes and services on high streets. If you would like to know more about the austin reed viyella and cc product offerings please visit their own websites wwwaustinreedco. Sector lifestyle and retail. Its just part of the austin reed service usp 1 5.
Austin reed flagship store on regent street in london 2011 austin reed group support services in thirsk 2007 austin reed was a british fashion retailer founded in 1900 and the brand was acquired by edinburgh woollen mill in 2016. Monday 6 june 2016. The austin reed group portfolio is made up of three british clothing brands austin reed cc viyella with stores concessions nationwide as. Clothing retailer austin reed group plc today said retail sales in the first 16 weeks of its financial year are four per cent ahead of the same period a year ago.
Roger jennings has been the chief executive of austin reed plc since september 2000. Its just part of the austin reed service. From 1990 to 1996 mr jennings was the managing director of grosvenor. Austin reed stp austin reed segmentation.
Since then the country has lost several other longtime high street chains including hmv music stores comet electronics shops and jessops photo centers. Austin reed was founded by tailor austin leonard reed 18731954. Woolworths group plc in 2008.