Saturday, October 20, 2018

Fashion sales fall again at Marks & Spencer

It was a tale of two halves in Marks & Spencer‘s half-year results this morning. While revenue in the food division of the British...

International expansion fuels growth at Primark

Primark is poised for further international expansion across the US and Europe following its first store in America in September and its second largest...

Selfridges‘ annual profits hit all time high

Less than four weeks away from Black Friday, Selfridges has reported record sales and operating profits. This was driven by the expansion of its...

Harrods cuts Qatari dividends following a decline in results

Luxury department store Harrods has cut its dividend payments to its Qatari owner following a slump in its recent turnover. The British retailer was...

Marc Bolland will remain as M&S boss

Marc Bolland, the Chief Exec of Marks & Spencer, is planning to remain just that until at least 2017. Despite rumours in the industry...

Debenhams adds Australia and Vietnam to its international portfolio

Debenhams is to drive its international presence further by launching in the Australian and Vietnamese markets in 2016.  The move comes on the back...

The Debenhams Coup: CEO attacked by unimpressed investors

Debenhams CEO Michael Sharp has announced that he will be stepping down from the business in 2016.  This news comes following speculation that city stockbroker Cenkos Securities...

Mark Price, MD of Waitrose and Deputy Chairman, to leave the Partnership

After 33 years with the John Lewis Partnership, Managing Director of Waitrose and Deputy Chairman Mark Price has today set out his intention to step...

Profit hoped for Debenhams this week

Debenhams is expected to report this week that its pre-tax profits have grown for the first time in four years thanks to a boost...

Omni-channel shoppers: John Lewis reveals synergy of the old and new

John Lewis has dubbed 2015 to be the year of the ‘master shopper‘ as its annual ‘How we Shop, Live and Look‘ report revealed a strong...

Feature Resource

What will your workforce want and need,  now and in the...

Today's on-demand consumer mentality means businesses now operate in an ‘always-on’ economy. To meet customer demand for 24/7 access to products and services, businesses...