Saturday, January 23, 2021
Halfords Cycle Republic Pure Electric Graham Stapleton

Jobs saved as Halfords transfers 11 Cycle Republic shops to new owner

Halfords has secured a new owner for 11 of its Cycle Republic stores as the retailer seeks to offload
Dixons Carphone online sales soar but warns on missing profit forecasts

Dixons Carphone online sales soar but warns on missing profit forecasts

Dixons Carphone says online trading soars by a third amid demand for working-from-home office products.
BrightHouse administration collapse CVA

2400 jobs at risk as BrightHouse nears collapse

// BrightHouse is edging towards collapse // Grant Thornton is on standby // The rent-to-own retailer has recorded a surge in customer compensation claims BrightHouse is reportedly...
Dixons Carphone Alex Baldock

Can Dixons Carphone survive when mobile phone sales are declining?

How can Dixons Carphone regain its spark in a market where mobile sales are declining?
Comet Fnac Darty

Comet liquidator sues French retailer for £115m

Comet’s liquidator, FRP Advisory, is suing French retailer Fnac Darty for £115 million.
Comet Deloitte administration fine

Comet administrator Deloitte faces £1m fine

The administrators to Comet, Deloitte has reportedly been hit with a fine of £1 million by the accountancy watchdog.
Wex Photo Video to open two new stores before spring

Wex Photo Video to open two new stores before spring

Wex Photo Video is slated to open the doors to two new stores in the first quarter of 2020.
Dixons Carphone hires new chief supply chain officer

Dixons Carphone hires new chief supply chain officer

Dixons Carphone has appointed former Kingfisher logistics director Lindsay Haselhurst as the new chief supply chain officer.
UK music sales hit highest levels since 2006 thanks to streaming, vinyl and cassettes

UK music sales hit highest levels since 2006

UK music lovers bought the equivalent of 154 million albums in 2019.
Brighthouse falls to £16m loss in latest quarter

BrightHouse falls to £16m loss in latest quarter

BrightHouse quarterly losses fall by 36% year-on-year. The rent-to-buy retailer closed 36 UK stores in 2019.

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