Poundland to open stores in 20 former Poundworld locations

Up to 20 larger former Poundworld stores are being acquired by Poundland as it steps up its Pep&Co expansions across England.

Revealed: Tesco’s new Jack’s store

After months of speculation, following Tesco's announcement in February it would be launching a separate discount store, the grocer has finally allowed The Retail...
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Tesco’s disruptor: What we know so far about Jack’s

Jack’s is here to shake things up... Since the recession, Aldi and Lidl have been stealing customers away from the hard-fought middle ground of Tesco,...

Poundworld’s intellectual property goes on the market

Poundworld’s intellectual property has been put up for sale by administrators Deloitte.

Poundland maintains like-for-like growth despite trouble at parent company

Poundland has revealed falling sales so far this year, but remained positive about its financial situation.

Iceland agrees to take over 19 Poundworld stores as Henderson deal falls through

Frozen food specialist Iceland has agreed in principle to take on 19 empty Poundworld stores.
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TK Maxx parent company records 12% rise in Q2 sales

TK Maxx's US-based owner TJX Companies recorded an impressive 12 per cent increase in net sales for its second quarter up to $9.3 billion...
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Irish retailing family steps in to save Poundworld

The Dublin retailing family that opened the first Poundworld in Ireland has agreed to a last-minute rescue of what's left of it.

Poundworld founder blames owners TPG for downfall

Poundworld’s founder and former chief executive Chris Edwards has blamed TPG Capital for its collapse.
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Poundworld crash leaves creditors £226m out of pocket

Poundworld creditors were owed nearly £230 million when the discount retailer collapsed into administration.

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