Wednesday, July 17, 2019
Wilko chief

Wilko operating & digital chiefs resign

A board reshuffle at Wilko has led to the resignations of chief operating officer Sean Toal and digital director Sean Emmett.
B&M update

B&M ends year on a high after after “difficult” November

B&M endured a difficult November which impacted sales over its third quarter.

Sales surge 10.6% at Poundland parent company

Poundland has reported a surge in sales for its full year, bucking the accounting scandal controversy of Steinhoff.

Poundstretcher posts 3rd consecutive fall in sales

Poundstretcher has revealed falling turnover and profits for the full year, marking the third consecutive year sales have dropped

Poundstretcher swoops into more than 100 stores of collapsed retailers

Poundstretcher is taking advantage of the “opportunity on the high street” planning to dramatically ramp up its store estate.

Poundland’s controversial “Naughty Elf” campaign returns with age restrictions

Poundland has added age restrictions to its controversial "Naughty Elf" Christmas advertising campaign following a backlash.
The Range HQ

Nigel Oddy steps down as CEO of The Range

Nigel Oddy is set to leave his position as chief executive of The Range, just over 18 months after he joined the value retailer.

Poundland names new trading & finance directors

Poundland has announced new hires for the trading and finance director roles of its senior team.
B&M France

B&M poised for international expansion despite flat UK sales

B&M has posted a double digit rise in revenues and profits as it positions itself to expand into “Europe’s three largest markets"
B&M France

B&M enters France with Babou acquisition

B&M is set to have a significant presence in France after it acquired discount chain Babou.

Feature Resource

9 Tips for Getting your Retail Display Strategy Right

We are witnessing the digitisation of the entire retail ecosystem. While many have long debated whether online or offline will ‘win’ the retail battle,...