Friday, August 23, 2019
Steinhoff CEO says "the only way to survive" is to sell assets

Steinhoff CEO says “the only way to survive” is to sell assets

Steinhoff CEO Louis du Preez has said a restructure was "the only way" for the company to stay alive.
Poundland pilots new move in transformation to simple price retailer

Poundland trials permanent sub-£1 ranges for first time

// Poundland pilots new move in transformation to simple price retailer // Trial will focus on introducing permanent sub-£1 price points of 50p and 75p //...
Card Factory Karen Hubbard trading update Brexit consumer confidence

Card Factory sales rise despite “challenging” environment

Card Factory has seen a rise in first-half sales in a performance described as “robust in a challenging consumer environment”.
Poundland new toys takes on high price of brands such as Lego, Play-Hoh, My Little Pony Hot Wheels.

Poundland’s new toy range takes aim at expensive toy brands

Poundland has announced a range of new kids’ toys to take on the high price of the sought-after brands.
May footfall

“Good news for shoppers” as July shop price deflation holds steady

The BRC-Nielsen Shop Price Index has revealed July’s Shop Price deflation came in at 0.1 per cent, in the second consecutive
B&M

B&M defies high street gloom with sales & like-for-like growth

B&M has revealed it has defied the challenges plaguing the UK retail industry after posting an uptick in sales and like-for-likes
Poundland profits

Poundland drives sales & profits for European owner

Pepkor Europe has reported a double-digit surge in half-year sales and profits.
Matalan

Matalan warns on margins despite sales uptick

Matalan has warned on margins despite a rise in its first-quarter sales and earnings..
The Works CEO

The Works like-for-likes grow as CEO hails “solid performance”

The Works has revealed a three per cent uptick in like-for-like sales in the 52 weeks ending April 28.
Primark 50 years

Primark celebrates 50 years as business grows to 372 stores globally

Primark is celebrating 50 years of being in business, and growing to 372 stores in 12 countries, as well as employing over...

Feature Resource

Guide to international expansion in retail

Think Big. Think Global. That's the Key Message for Retailers Today The current retail market in the UK is challenging but some retailers are still managing...