Monday, February 17, 2020
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
Poundland branches out to interior design with stick-on-wall tiles

Poundland branches out to DIY interior design

Poundland has branched out to interior design and DIY by selling stick-on-wall tiles for the first time.
Home Bargains TJ Morris expansion trading update

Home Bargains sales reach £2.5bn amid rapid expansion

Home Bargains has revealed that its sales have smashed £2.5 billion for the first time in a year that has seen the discounter
Poundland PEP&CO trial shop-in-shops

Poundland launches Pep&Co shop-in-shops in 5 UK stores

Poundland has announced that it is launching shop-in-shops in five UK stores, offering customers a wide PEP&CO fashion range
Aldi Lidl Tesco Jack's discount grocer Big 4

Have discount grocers reached their peak?

With Tesco recently closing a local Jack's discount store, should Aldi and Lidl be concerned for their future in the UK?

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