Friday, September 21, 2018
Toys R Us

3000 jobs at risk as Toys R Us UK officially enters administration

Toys R Us UK has officially fallen into administration after weeks of teetering on the brink of collapse.
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5 Minutes With, John Cheston, Managing Director, Smiggle

The Retail Gazette caught up with Smiggle managing director John Cheston to find out what's spurring the brand's ambitious growth
Toys R Us

Toys R Us collapse imminent as buyer walks away

Embattled toy retailer Toys R Us has edged closer to complete collapse with administrators poised to take control.
200 stores

Toys R Us US to shut another 200 stores as UK debt deadline looms

Toys R Us’ embattled US arm is planning to pull the shutters on 200 more stores as its UK operation struggles to find funds.
Hotel Chocolat update

Hotel Chocolat enjoys half-year sales and profit boost

A successful Christmas trading period has allowed Hotel Chocolat to record a 15 per cent uplift in both revenue and profits during its first...
Toys R Us

Pensions lifeboat demands different administrator if Toys R Us collapses

The Pension Protection Fund (PPF) have demanded that directors of the Toys R Us secure an independent administrator.
Physical Entertainment

Physical entertainment retail Christmas sales drop

Physical entertainment retail sales endured another significant drop over the last quarter despite a boost in video game sales.
Toys R Us update

Toys R Us given rescue deadline ahead of £15m tax bill

Advisers to Toys R Us UK are reportedly racing to secure a rescue deal for the toy retailer by the middle of next week.

Sports Direct to launch Game esports concessions in £3.2m deal

Mike Ashley’s Sports Direct has bought half of Game’s esports division and plans to install gaming concessions across its estate.
Toys R Us

2400 jobs back under threat as Toys R Us seeks buyer

Toys R Us UK is once again under threat as its US counterpart scrambles to find it a buyer following dreary Christmas trading.

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