The chief executive of Ideal Shopping Direct, Andrew Fryatt, has resigned, effective today. Chairman David Williams will assume his responsibilities until a new chief executive is found. The company, which sells via TV shopping channels and the web, has not disclosed the reason for Fryatt’s departure.
Fancy a Jack Nicklaus-design golf course for £580,000-not including construction costs-or a Guinness home pub for £145,000? Then get your hands on the latest Neiman Marcus Christmas Book. The Telegraph looks at the luxury retailer’s OTT offering.
Reading for another listicle? This Is London’s list of the most influential Londoners in retail includes Amazon.co.uk managing director Brian McBride, John Lewis Partnership chairman Charlie Mayfield, Ocado co-founder Jason Gissing, Boden founder Johnnie Boden, ASOS founder/CEO Nick Robertson, Charles Tyrwhitt founder Nick Wheeler and The White Company founder Christine Rucker. Mydeco.com executive chairman Brent Hoberman and Glasses Direct founder Jamie Murray Wells made the up-and-comers list.