Go Outdoors secures £33m loan

Outdoor retailer Go Outdoors has secured a £33m refinancing deal with Barclays to accelerate its growth plans. The group, which reported a 19 per cent jump in sales last year to £171m, said the investment will be used to open more stores, grow its online operations and revamp existing stores. It has signed a three-year term with Barclays, with an option to extend to Autumn 2018.