Monday, January 27, 2020
Over the festive period, London Designer Outlet in Wembley Park had its best week ever in revenue terms during the Christmas trading period.

London Designer Outlet sees its best ever trading week during Christmas

Over the festive period, London Designer Outlet in Wembley Park had its best week ever in revenue terms during Christmas.
Poundland inches closer to stock market listing

Poundland inches closer to stock market listing

Poundland's parent company is reportedly on the verge of drafting in advisers to help plan for a stock market listing this year.
Brighthouse falls to £16m loss in latest quarter

BrightHouse falls to £16m loss in latest quarter

BrightHouse quarterly losses fall by 36% year-on-year. The rent-to-buy retailer closed 36 UK stores in 2019.
ICON Outlet at The O2 has announced a successful first year of trading and its strongest six-week performance yet. The outlet experienced a 36 per cent uplift in like-for-like sales over the last six weeks bolstered by a successful Black Friday and run up to Christmas.

Icon outlet performs with strong trading figures

ICON Outlet at The O2 has announced a successful first year of trading and its strongest six-week performance yet.
Wilko appoints Alexei Cowan as first-ever head of design

Wilko appoints first-ever head of design

Wilko has announced the appointment of its first-ever head of design, with Alexei Cowan hired to take on the newly-created role.
Poundland Barry Williams

Poundland rolls out simple pricing offer nationwide

Poundland has rolled out a new product range across all UK stores to offer a wider value to its customers.
Wilko Chris Martin Musgrave

Wilko welcomes Musgrave CEO Chris Martin to board

Wilko has appointed the chief executive of Irish food wholesaler Musgrave, Chris Martin as non-executive director.
B&M Simon Arora Jawoll

B&M profits down 70% as German arm “disappoints”

B&M has recorded a drop in profits after a "disappointing" first half performance at its Jawoll business in Germany.
Lidl expansion Big 4 Christian Hartnagel

Lidl eyes rapid UK expansion to take on the Big 4

Lidl is looking to rapidly expand its UK store estate as it finds ways to contend with the Big 4 grocers.
Poundland single price simple price trial

Poundland to extend shift from single to simple pricing

Poundland has announced it will shift from being a single price retailer to a simple price retailer across its 840-store estate

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