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Shares in AO World soared 11.33 per cent this morning as the electrical retailer revealed that it was raising its profit guidance for the fourth time since July thanks to a scheme of cost cutting measures. The Bolton-based business told investors that estimated UK revenues for the full year are expected to be £1.13bn and [...]
Tesco has had a rocky week. In the midst of a cost of living crisis, remaining loyal to businesses is tough, as the nation has been forced to favour being frugal over buying name brand goods. This revelation rang all too true for Tesco on Thursday, as Britain’s biggest supermarket reported its operating profit was [...]
Dr.Martens posted a small rise in revenues for the fourth quarter as operational issues in its US warehouse continued to impact earnings. The boot maker said that for the period total revenue grew just six per cent as it spent time resolving bottleneck issues at its headquarters in LA , which impacted its American wholesale [...]
Tesco has slashed the price of milk for the first time in three years and locked the price of over 1,000 products, in the latest move by the UK’s biggest grocer to rival discounter supermarkets. As shoppers are forced to ‘shop around’ for the best-value options, Tesco has reduced the price of a pint of [...]
A key business body has shown its support for the £1.5bn redevelopment of Liverpool Station as it calls for greater measures to streamline access to London’s financial hub. The City of London Chamber of Commerce said this morning that it has decided to back the redevelopment of Liverpool Street Station, which could potentially see new [...]
Shares in Marks Electrical soared over seven per cent this morning after the online white goods retailer posted a 21.5 per cent rise in revenues. Despite an ongoing cost of living crisis, consumers splashing out smaller electrical appliances such as air fryers helped hike revenues up to £97.8m compared to £80.5m the prior year. In [...]
Everyman Media has said it is “cautiously optimistic” about the year ahead as the upmarket cinema chain posted soaring revenues and eyes six new sites across the UK. The London-listed entertainment chain posted revenues of £78.8m for the year up from £49.0m in 2021 as it was bolstered by new partnerships from Jaguar, Green & [...]
Sales of London flats are up nearly 25 per cent on pre-pandemic levels, according to new data, in a sign that the City’s property market is starting stabilise. In March, flat sales in London were 23 per cent higher than in March 2019 – the first time monthly sales have been higher than in 2019 [...]
Shoppers put cost of living fears behind them as they splashed out on Mother Day gifts in March, helping to slightly boost retail sales, but damp weather and soaring inflation has left the sector holding out for the King’s coronation in May to see a “larger uptick” in sales. According to data by the British [...]
Tupperware, the US maker of reusable food storage containers, has warned that it will go bust unless it can quickly improve its finances. Shares in the business tanked nearly 50 per cent on Monday after it revealed there was “substantial doubt” about its ability to continue. The 77-year old brand said that it was “actively [...]
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