Wednesday, September 30, 2020
Poundstretcher CVA store closures covid-19 KPMG Aziz Tayub

Poundstretcher stores at risk as it prepares for CVA

Poundstretcher has reportedly drawn up plans for a CVA, that will shutter over half of its store estate in the UK.
B&M covid-19 pandemic trading update Simon Arora

B&M posts “strong” full-year revenues despite Covid-19

B&M has seen its full-year profits rise thanks to a steady sales growth, and "strong" revenues during the Covid-19 pandemic.
Coronavirus drives B&M's full year sales jump

B&M to reveal full year sales jump thanks to Covid-19

B&M is expected to reveal strong trading at the end of the past financial year after it was boosted by the stockpiling.
Aldi covid-19 checkout self service lockdown

Aldi introduces self-service checkouts to speed up sales

Aldi has announced new changes to its checkout service in an effort to speed up transactions amid the pandemic.
French Connection Miss Selfridge

French Connection tops list of biggest discounters during lockdown

New research has found that French Connection has topped the list of the biggest discounters, along with Sir Philip Green's..
B&M trading update Simon Arora

Covid-19 drives “exceptionally strong” performance in B&M sales

B&M has recorded an “exceptionally strong” performance in its fourth quarter as customers flocked to the grocery, DIY..
Poundland reopening covid-19 lockdown barry williams

Poundland reveals list of further 26 stores to reopen this week

Poundland has announced it will reopen another 26 stores which have been closed since the government-mandated lockdown.
LovetheSales Duchess of Cambridge

Duchess of Cambridge drives sales for discount site LovetheSales

Discount fashion site LovetheSales has said that the Duchess of Cambridge is continuing to influence its shoppers
Poundland store reopenings covid-19 pandemic lockdown Austin Cooke

Poundland reveals 36 stores due to reopen next week

Poundland has announced it will reopen 36 of its stores that have been closed throughout the coronavirus pandemic.
Selfridges covid-19 discounting seasonality

Luxury retailers urge businesses to delay end-of-season discounting

Luxury retailers have urged the fashion retail sector to rethink attitudes towards seasonality and discounting post Covid-19.

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