Saturday, October 20, 2018
The Works float

The Works announces £100m stock market float

The Works has announced a successful pricing of its IPO on the main market of the London Stock Exchange.
B&M update

B&M books 8.3% rise in revenue

B&M has reported an 8.3 per cent rise in revenue growth in its core British market for the first quarter.
Poundworld job cuts

242 jobs cut as Poundworld closes 25 stores

Poundworld’s administrators have announced the closure of 25 stores placing hundreds of jobs on the chopping block.
The Original Factory Shop CVA

Jobs at risk as creditors approve The Original Factory Shop’s CVA

The Original Factory Shop has had its CVA approved by creditors, which will see the closure of around 10 per cent of its stores.
Poundland creditors

Poundland founder mulls Poundworld swoop

The founder of Poundland is reportedly considering a return to the high street with a takeover of beleaguered rival Poundworld.

3000 jobs back in danger as Poundworld rescue bid rejected

3000 jobs have been thrown back under risk as Poundworld’s administrators reject a rescue bid from its founder Chris Edwards.
Poundland creditors

Poundworld row escalates as administrators fire back at founder’s accusations

The administrators of Poundworld have shot down accusations thrown at them by the retailer's founder Chris Edwards.
Poundworld founder

Poundworld founder warns time is running out for rescue bid

Chris Edwards has reiterated his desire to safeguard more than half of the retailer's stores but had a warning for administrators
Poundland creditors

Poundworld staff given free sandwiches ahead of store closures

Poundworld staff are reportedly being given free sandwiches ahead of the likely loss of their jobs.
The Original Factory Shop CVA

The Original Factory Shop to shut 32 stores in CVA

The Original Factory Shop (TOFS) has launched a CVA proposal in the latest casualty to hit the high street.

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