Blacks up for sale as it fails to raise funds

Outdoor clothing and equipment retailer Blacks Leisure has announced today that it is formally up for sale after failing to secure the adequate funds...

Retailers and suppliers welcome deliveries review

The retail industry and representatives from the supply chain sector have this week welcomed news from Chancellor George Osborne that the government is set...

Station retail sales continue to soar

Retail sales at stations across the UK grew significantly in the third quarter of the year, as rail terminals continued to benefit from investment...

Blacks Leisure issues profits warning

Low sales and a generally tough economic environment have prompted outdoor products retailer Blacks Leisure to issue a profits warning this morning. The embattled...

Clintons eyes more store investment as sales dip

Card & gifts retailer Clintons today said that “flattening the peaks of cyclical working requirements” will allow the group to invest further in its...

Communities hold the power to stop UK clone towns

Trade organisation the Association of Convenience Stores (ACS) this week laid out its three-point plan to revive the UK‘s flagging high streets – and...

Global retailers arrive at Guildford‘s Friary

Guildford‘s Friary Shopping Centre was re-launched this week, with an array of international retail chains opening at the Surrey retail hub for the first...

Screwfix & Go Outdoors sign up to micro-donations

Pennies, the micro-donations charity, announced this week that retailers Screwfix and Go Outdoors had signed up to implement its EPOS giving system in their...

JD Sports sales growth shrinks to just 0.2%

Sports clothing and equipment retailer JD Sports has today reported a decline in sales growth since the end of the summer due to growing...

Sales flat and profits down at Signet‘s UK arm

Jewellery retail group Signet today reported strong sales for its third quarter, although the company‘s growth continues to be driven by its US division....

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The retailer buyer’s guide to managing product information

You come to the realization that there is a lot of duplicate work going on across your company. Manufacturing, sales, marketing and e-commerce are...