Monday, January 18, 2021
Poundstretcher Jonathan Foister

Poundstretcher finance boss exits after three months

Poundstretcher finance director Jonathan Foister has stepped down from his role after just three months, leaving the value retailer in search for a replacement. 
Poundland rolls out more chilled & frozen "shop-in-shops" discount Fultons

Poundland to open 26 chilled & frozen concessions by Christmas

Poundland has revealed plans to open 26 chilled and frozen food “shop-in-shops” in the run up to Christmas.
Associated British Foods joins line-up of Arcadia suitors

Primark joins United Nations’ Fashion Charter to tackle supply chain emissions

Primark has joined the United Nations’ Fashion Charter which will see it tackle emissions from across its entire value chain, including beyond its own operations, or ‘Scope 3 emissions’, which make up the vast majority of its carbon footprint.
Poundland Fultons Foods acquisition

Poundland acquires Fultons Foods, so what’s next for its frozen food offering?

Retail Gazette looks at how the new deal will work for the discount retailer.
Poundland Fultons Foods expansion PEP&CO

Poundland to roll out chilled and frozen ranges to 40 stores with new acquisition

Poundland has launched plans to roll out its chilled and frozen ranges to 40 more stores just days after acquiring frozen..
Poundstretcher CVA new stores

Poundstretcher to launch 50 new stores despite CVA proposals

Poundstretcher is reportedly seeking to open 50 new stores despite recently launching a store closure programme in an effort to..
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Primark taps Topshop for new trading director Jon Bennett

Primark appoints former Topshop director for its trading director for menswear. Bennett joins Primark after 8 years at Arcadia.
B&M trading update Simon Arora

B&M to open 45 new UK stores after raising profit forecast

B&M has recorded a "strong" growth in sales and raised its half-year profit guidance as a result. The discount retailer..
PwC resigns as Boohoo auditor

Boohoo urges US court to drop £79m fake discount lawsuit

Boohoo has reportedly urged a US court to drop a $100 million (£79 million) lawsuit over allegations that it offered..
Poundland launches beers, wines and spirits trial

Poundland launches beers, wines and spirits trial

Poundland has unveiled aisles of beers, wines, spirits and ciders in selected stores as it broadens its offering for customers.

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