Category list : Obituary
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Primark founder Arthur Ryan diesSubscription
Founder, chairman and former chief executive of Primark, Arthur Ryan, has died after a short illness.
Obituary: Independent retailer Maureen Cookson Subscription
The founder of eponymous Whalley-based independent Maureen Cookson has died, aged 89.
Obituary: BCBG founder Max Azria has diedSubscription
Max Azria, founder of fashion house BCBG Max Azria, has died at the age of 70.
Obituary: designer Daniel Hanson has diedSubscription
Nottingham-based luxury dressing gown designer Daniel Hanson has died.
Obituary: Polly King brand manager Harley AlmondSubscription
Harley Almond, brand manager for Studio Nicholson at agency Polly King, has died suddenly aged 31.
Founder of fashion brand Radley, Alfred Radley, has died after a short illness at the age of 94.
The founder and managing director of independent department store Sandersons, Deborah Holmes, died aged 56 on 2 January. She had been living with cancer for six years.
Designer Joe Casely-Hayford dies aged 62Subscription
Designer Joe Casely-Hayford passed away last night, aged 62, having had cancer for three years.
Obituary: Retail veteran Don McCarthy has died Subscription
Retail veteran and former executive chairman of House of Fraser, Don McCarthy, aged 63, died on 21 July after a long battle with cancer.
Gerry Weber co-founder diesSubscription
Gerry Weber co-founder Udo Hardieck died on 11 July, aged 74.