Retail and leisure - Archive

July 2018 articles

The French competition watchdog has launched an investigation into purchasing alliances, which could include the recently announced [...]

16 July
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Shares in Finsbury Food fell this morning as the group said its revenue will be lower this year. [...]

16 July
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Years ago, Jack Tang paid £100 for a massage. But, even though the therapist was at the top of her game, it turns out that she [...]

16 July
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British department store giant Debenhams is fighting off claims of a "cash crunch" problem after reports today that its insurers [...]

15 July
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Premier Foods boss Gavin Darby has said he is "quietly confident" ahead of a crucial shareholder showdown which will decide [...]

15 July
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Mike Ashley’s Sports Direct has pushed into the world of hockey and cricketing goods after buying a specialist retailer from [...]

15 July
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Specialist fashion retailer N Brown could be the victim of a shareholder revolt on Tuesday, as investors prepare to vote on whether [...]

15 July
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Another swathe of Poundworld stores are to close as administrators scramble to sell the business. [...]

13 July
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Retail chain The Works plans to float on the London Stock Exchange later this month with a valuation of £100m. [...]

13 July
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Halfords has poached a Waitrose director to head up its finance department. [...]

13 July
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A top 10 shareholder of consumer goods giant Unilever has expressed concerns over company plans to move its headquarters to [...]

12 July
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Burberry had its wrists slapped by investors today as a handful voted against its remuneration report at the company's annual [...]

12 July
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Thomas Cook is on the hunt for a successor to take over from the chairman who lead the company from financial collapse, a report [...]

12 July
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John Lewis has today unveiled the first look at what is set to be its biggest ever in-house fashion launch. [...]

12 July
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Hobbycraft, the specialist arts and crafts supplies retailer, has posted its eighth consecutive year of sales growth as its online [...]

12 July
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