Tuesday, October 16, 2018
Poundland creditors

Poundworld crash leaves creditors £226m out of pocket

Poundworld creditors were owed nearly £230 million when the discount retailer collapsed into administration.
B&M board

B&M adds women to the board

B&M has bolstered the diversity of its board of directors with the appointment of two women.
Tesco discount

COMMENT: The challenge of reinvention for Tesco’s mystery discount stores

Lancaster University's Dr Martin Friesl looks at the uphill challenges Tesco faces in rolling out its new discount store format.

Online sales surge bolsters Bonmarché’s quarterly results

Women’s value retailer Bonmarché has revealed encouraging results from its first quarter, with sales up 2.7 per cent year-on-year. Of that number, online sales rose...
Tesco discount

Tesco could launch discount chain within weeks

Speculation is rife that Tesco is on the verge of launching its new discount chain after it advertised for workers to staff new format...
Poundworld creditors

Poundworld’s rescue hopes dashed with all stores to close next month

Hopes to rescue Poundworld from leaving the high street have been dashed.
The Works float

The Works enters the stock market in £100m float

The Works has made its debut on the stock market today, trading on the London Stock Exchange with an offer price of 160p.
Poundland creditors

531 jobs on the chopping block as Poundword closes 40 more stores

Hopes are beginning to fade for beleaguered discount retailer Poundworld to be rescued.

Over 1000 more jobs losses as Poundworld shuts 80 stores

Over 1000 jobs are set to be slashed at Poundworld as its administrators have announced another 80 store closures.

Wilko hires former Topshop retail director Craig McGregor

Wilko has poached Specsavers retail director Craig McGregor to take on the same role in the latest in a string of appointments.

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...