Saturday, July 20, 2019

Alliance Boots posts strong rise in trading profit

The parent company of UK-based health & beauty retailer Boots has today reported a full-year 12.4 per cent rise in headline trading profit after...

Feelunique.com posts full-year EBITDA of £2m

Online health & beauty retailer Feelunique.com has today revealed that it has more than doubled its profitability and increased its turnover by 63 per...

Boots opens 200th Thailand store

In a further sign of its international strength, global retail group Alliance Boots opened another store in Thailand this week. The Bangkok store is...

Comment: What retail needs in 2012

We are out of the grasps of 2011 and are now charging into the Year of the Dragon. This auspicious year filled with Olympics,...

Comment: Valentine‘s Day retail, where is the love?

I am a die hard romantic. It‘s true – just ask Mrs Chatterley. For example, she was thrilled with her Christmas present this year....

Superdrug to trial contactless payments

Heath & beauty specialist Superdrug has become one of the first high street retailers in the UK to introduce contactless payment systems in-store, it...

Boots delivers profit and sales growth over Xmas

Revenues at health & beauty giant Boots grew 4.1 per cent on a like-for-like (LFL) basis in the final five weeks of 2011, it...

Joey Wat named new Superdrug & Savers boss

International retail and manufacturing business A.S Watson has confirmed today that Joey Wat will become its new Managing Director (MD) for its Health &...

Solid Christmas at Superdrug as sales rise 2.5%

Health & beauty specialist Superdrug has today reported a year-on-year rise in sales for the recent Christmas period, with its recently-launched loyalty scheme Beautycard...

High-end brands boost Feelunique‘s Christmas sales

A “significant increase” in the number of high-end brands stocked by health & beauty e-tailer Feelunique.com helped the company achieve record Christmas trading figures,...

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