Thursday, April 25, 2019
Shop Direct

Shop Direct’s transfer deal to safeguard 200 jobs

Shop Direct has revealed its deal to transfer the Raven Mill returns centre in Oldham, Manchester and its returns activity to...
JD Sports Footasylum

JD Sports’ £90m Footasylum takeover moves step closer

JD Sports' proposed takeover of its smaller rival Footasylum has just moved a step forward since being given the greenlight by...
Carpetright CVA

Carpetright on verge of bouncing back as CVA begins to bear fruit

Carpetright has said its UK like-for-likes had “improved significantly” in its final quarter, as a CVA...
retail jobs

74,400 retail jobs since last year

New data has shown that almost 75,000 retail jobs were lost in the first quarter of this year.
Sainsbury's Asda

CMA blocks proposed Sainsbury’s-Asda merger

The UK's peak competition regulator has blocked the proposed £12 billion merger of Sainsbury's and Asda.
Ted Baker HR

Ted Baker hires former B&Q & Topshop HR exec as non-exec director

Ted Baker has appointed the former HR executive of B&Q, Jack Wills and Marks & Spencer, Helena Feltham, as non-executive director
Boohoo

Boohoo hires former JD Sports CFO as non-exec director

Boohoo has appointed Brian Small, the chief financial officer of JD Sports as independent non-executive director with immediate..
Debenhams

Debenhams: What went wrong?

Retail Gazette discovers why Debenhams, one of the UK's leading department store chains, went into decline...
John Lewis weekly

Easter delivers John Lewis Partnership double-digit weekly sales growth

The Easter long weekend allowed John Lewis Partnership to recorded double-digit growth in weekly sales.
Oasis

Oasis hires design director amid company restructure

Oasis and Warehouse Group have appointed Michelle Evatt as their new design director.

Feature Resource

The retailer buyer’s guide to managing product information

You come to the realization that there is a lot of duplicate work going on across your company. Manufacturing, sales, marketing and e-commerce are...