February 14, 2014
Footwear, Independent Stores, Online, Retail History, Retailer Q&A, Specialist Retailers
Tags: Barratts, Charles Clinkard, Dalton Park, Gabor, Jane Dyas, Middlesbrough, Redcar, Sam Stockley, Shrewsbury, Stockton-on-Tees
Charles Clinkard store in Byres Road, Glasgow (7 Dec 2012)
Think of a great northern city, and the chances are that you’ll bring to mind one of the great northern retailers that’s based there.
Bradford has Morrisons and Leeds has Asda (and was the birthplace of M&S), while the North West is awash with big retail firms, from the Manchester-based Co-operative Group to Liverpool’s cluster of well-known chains that includes B&M, TJ Morris (owner of Home Bargains), TJ … Continue Reading