September 27, 2016 7:57 AM ET

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Company Overview of Arcadia Group Limited

Company Overview

Arcadia Group Limited owns, operates, and franchises a chain of tailoring stores and outlets in the United Kingdom and internationally. The company was founded in 1903 and is based in London, United Kingdom with additional offices in London and Leeds, United Kingdom.

Colegrave House

70 Berners Street

London,  W1T 3NL

United Kingdom

Founded in 1903

Phone:

44 84 4243 0000

Fax:

44 20 7291 2580

Key Executives for Arcadia Group Limited

Chief Executive Officer and Chief Operating Officer
Company Secretary
PR and Brand Communications Director
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Arcadia Group Limited Key Developments

Arcadia Group Expands Distribution with £40 Million Midlands Land Parcel

Arcadia Group has acquired a parcel of land in the Midlands for a new distribution centre to supply its retail empire. The group has paid industrial developer Prologis more than £40 million for the freehold of the site at the Daventry International Rail Freight Terminal (DIRFT) scheme. It plans to build a unit of more than 400,000 sq ft that will provide it with a strategically located base to operate from, with the dual function of supplying the group's 2,500 physical stores and online operation.

Arcadia Group Limited Mulls Acquisitions

Arcadia Group Limited is seeking acquisitions. Roger Kwok, Managing Director of Arcadia Group Limited, said, “Retiring baby boomers are looking for quality so our vision is to continue to acquire or build more retirement lifestyle villages of this caliber.”

Arcadia Group Announces Resignation of Melanie Buckingham as Head of Buying for Womenswear at BHS

Arcadia Group announced that the head of buying for womenswear at BHS, Melanie Buckingham, has left the business and is understood to have taken up the same role at M&Co. The company confirmed that Buckingham, who joined the struggling chain in December 2011, left in mid-February.

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