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January 2019 articles

Commuters choosing to do their Christmas shopping at St Pancras International station grew 6.3 per cent in 2018 compared to [...]

15 January

Marks & Spencer revealed the identity of the latest stores that are earmarked for closure today, as a swathe of sites face [...]

15 January

TV chef Jamie Oliver has defended his partnership with Shell as he prepares to launch a new deli range across the oil giant’s [...]

15 January

Gym Group shares were down five per cent this morning as it announced increased net debt in a trading update, despite growing [...]

15 January

Big Yellow saw its revenues rise in the third quarter as it ploughs ahead with its plan to open a raft of new sites. [...]

15 January

Dignity’s problems are not terminal it seems as the company beat market expectations to rake in a £79m profit. [...]

15 January

Miniature wargaming manufacturer Games Workshop struck a positive tone this morning after posting record sales, despite a slowdown [...]

15 January

Boohoo had no cause for tears this morning as it revealed rocketing revenue helped it end 2018 on a high, raising guidance for [...]

15 January

It turns out that so-called Super Thursday wasn’t so super after all. [...]

15 January

Clothing retailer Lululemon Athletica boosted its profit and revenue forecasts for the last quarter of its financial year today, [...]

14 January

Bart Becht has resigned as chairman of Jab Holdings, which owns businesses including Keurig Dr Pepper and Pret A Manger. [...]

14 January

The falling share price of embattled department store chain Debenhams showed no sign of a let up this afternoon as its stock [...]

14 January

Patisserie Valerie’s non-executive director James Horler has become the latest senior figure to resign from his position at [...]

14 January

Very and Littlewoods operator Shop Direct saw a rise in revenues over the festive period, as Black Friday discounts and Christmas [...]

14 January

New Look will cut debt by £1bn as part of a restructuring deal agreed with investors, the fashion retailer announced this morning. [...]

14 January