Thursday, September 19, 2019
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...
Aldi Local

Aldi to expand Local format trial to other locations

Aldi has confirmed that it will expand the trial of its new Local fascia in response to positive customer feedback.

Poundland owner upbeat as revenue rises to £811m

Poundland's parent company Pepkor Europe has reported a rise in quarterly and half-year sales.
Poundland popcorn

Poundland’s new £1 popcorn challenges overpriced cinemas

Poundland has released 300g bags of cinema popcorn for just £1 and issued a rallying call against UK and international cinema...
B&M profits

B&M books profit & sales uptick after year of expansion

B&M has posted another year of profit and revenue growth, despite issues in its German business and a weak period for homeware.
Shoe Zone

Shoe Zone half-year profits remain flat

Shoe Zone has revealed its financial results for the six months to March 30, recording a flat statutory profit before tax and...

Wilko returns to full-year profit thanks to cost-cutting drive

Wilko has revealed an increase in profits in its full-year results which the British retailer attributed to cost-cutting.
The Works CEO

The Works revenue & like-for-likes grows thanks to click & collect

The Works has said it is celebrating a “successful year” as it reported its total revenue and like-for-like sales have risen...

Poundland’s Pep&Co to launch in over 500 stores

Poundland has announced it is extending its PEP&CO clothing range to over 500 stores nationwide.

Matalan to open first Wolverhampton store

Matalan has announced it will open its first store in Wolverhampton, West Midlands, on May 11.

Feature Resource

[eBook] How to Engage Your Retail Employees

A Guide to Retail Employee Engagement 41% of UK retail employees hardly ever look forward to going to work. That makes almost half of retail employees...