Wednesday, November 20, 2019
Halfords CFO

Halfords sees double-digit drop in profits

Halfords has reported a double-digit fall in profits as the Brexit weakened pound and late Easter dragged down its annual results.
Dixons Carphone

Dixons Carphone brushes aside “headwind” with healthy annual growth

Full year sales at electrical retailer Dixons Carphone has shot up, brushing aside four-quarter struggles with the late Samsung S8 launch and late Easter.

1400 Argos workers stage two-week strike

Workers at Argos warehouses across the country are to stage a two-week strike as disputes rage over job security terms, effecting a raft of deliveries.

AO raises £50 million in share capital despite predicting losses

Online appliances retailer AO World has raised £50 million in capital in an effort to push European expansion, despite making losses. Amid a...
BrightHouse reimburse

BrightHouse’s future hangs in the balance

Embattled rent-to-own electricals retailer BrightHouse has set out a plan to permanently reform its controversial consumer practises as a bid for survival as it...

AO posts revenue rise but warns of economic outlook

AO World recorded increased revenues in its third quarter, but the online electricals retailer issued a warning about the final quarter given the uncertain...

Dip in iPhone & Mac sales affects Apple’s quarterly income

Apple experienced a decrease in like-for-like sales and profits in its last quarter, which has been attributed to a decline in iPhone and computer...

Amazon helps Apple identify cable counterfieters

Tech giant Apple has reportedly been buying out chargers and cables labelled as Apple products on Amazon, and estimates around 90 per cent of...

Brighthouse CEO Leo McKee retires

The chief executive of retailer Brighthouse is poised to retire at the end of this month. Leo McKee, 70, will step down on September...

Game chairman David Hamid to step down

Digital retailer Game has appointed John Jackson as its non-executive chairman designate, replacing David Hamid who will be stepping down early 2017. Hamid, who...

Feature Resource

[Report] Capitalising On Impulse Purchases Of Consumer Goods 2020

Capitalising on Impulse Purchasing Impulse purchases can add up to 16% or more of total retail sales. But are brands capitalising on this untapped but...