Thursday, February 27, 2020

Olympic tourist spend hits £456.9m, says Visa

The UK saw a surge in tourist spending during the first week of the Olympics, up eight per cent on the same week last...

Nisa members in record payout

Franchise convenience store chain Nisa is to pay a record £4.6 million to member in surplus and an addition £350,000 in dividend payments, it...

Bluewater extension plans revealed

Shopping centre Bluewater could become the UK‘s largest shopping centre as it announced today that it has launched a consultation for an extension of...

The Co-operative Group CEO to stand down

The Co-operative Group has today announced that CEO Peter Marks is to retire in May next year after six years in the role. Prior...

Wet weather and store growth dampens Greggs‘ LFLs

High street bakery retailer Greggs has today reported a total sales increase of 4.5 per cent over the half year while like-for-like (LFL) sales...

Poundland ‘slave labour’ case rejected

Work schemes which seek to get unemployed people back into work have been deemed lawful by a High Court judge today following claims by...

East vs West?

It seems that in the last year, there has been a migration East for fashion brands looking to expand into the international market. Those...

Westfield Stratford closed to public this weekend

East London shopping centre Westfield Stratford is to close this Friday and Saturday to all shoppers without Olympic Games tickets, it has been announced...

Holland & Barrett CEO calls for plastic bag ban

Health food retailer Holland & Barrett‘s CEO Peter Aldis has today urged supermarkets to follow his example by banning plastic bags. Last month, Government...

Tesco’s outlook downgraded by S&P

International ratings agency Standard & Poor‘s has downgraded grocery giant Tesco‘s outlook to negative following a decline in profitability, it has been announced today....

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