Thursday, August 22, 2019
Mike Ashley Game

Mike Ashley’s Sports Direct places final £51.9m bid on Game

Mike Ashley's Sports Direct has placed a £51.9 million bid for Game, after increasing its stake in the gaming retailer by up to..
Hamleys India

India’s richest man is the new owner of Hamleys

The richest man in India is now the new owner of Hamleys after his company acquired the retailer in a £70 million deal.
Waterstones pay

Waterstones reports gender pay gap amid wages controversy

Waterstones has unveiled its gender pay gap amid a row over whether to increase wages for shop floor staff.
Gear4Music profit warning

Gear4Music posts 2nd profit warning despite sales uptick

Gear4Music has issued a second profit warning for the year despite an uptick in sales amid its full-year results.
Waterstones pay wage

Waterstones boss says retailer “frankly not profitable enough” to raise wages

Waterstones managing director James Daunt has said the retailer was "frankly not profitable enough" to increase wages.
The Entertainer profit

The Entertainer records 31% surge in profit

The Entertainer has posted double-digit growth in profit, sales and like-for-likes as it continues to expand its store estate.
Game interim

Game interim profits surge but sales decline

Game Digital posted mixed results in its first half, with profits surging amid a decline in sales.
Barbie Smyths Toys

Retail Gazette Loves: Smyths Toys celebrates Barbie’s 60th anniversary

The world-renowned doll Barbie turned 60 over the weekend and Smyths Toys celebrated her anniversary by hosting a "You Can Be....
Hamleys CEO

Hamleys CEO replaced by House of Fraser finance chief

Hamleys has announced that chief executive Ralph Cunningham has abruptly resigned and House of Fraser finance chief Yong Shen...
Game Argos

Blockbuster releases sees growth in Argos & Game’s market share

Shares in Game and Argos have increased in the 12 weeks to January 13, ahead of the rate of online retailers Amazon and Ebay.

Feature Resource

Guide to international expansion in retail

Think Big. Think Global. That's the Key Message for Retailers Today The current retail market in the UK is challenging but some retailers are still managing...