Thursday, February 27, 2020

Mothercare LFLs flat as turnaround continues

Parent & child products retailer Mothercare saw like-for-like (LFL) sales in the UK remain flat in its fourth quarter as the business acknowledged it...

WHSmith PBT jumps 5% to £69m in half year

Variety retailer WHSmith has seen group pre-tax profit climb five per cent to £69 million despite a four per cent decline in group total...

M&S UK LFLs up 0.6% as food drives growth

High street retailer Marks and Spencer (M&S) has reported a UK like-for-like (LFL) sales rise of 0.6 per cent in its fourth quarter thanks...

Halfords delivers “robust” performance in Q4

Bicycle & car parts retailer Halfords saw group like-for-like (LFL) sales climb 0.4 per cent in its fourth quarter as unseasonably cold weather strengthened...

Morrisons puts 700 jobs at risk amid technology move

Grocer Morrisons has put nearly 700 jobs at risk as a result of its move to introduce automated cash-handling technology in its back offices,...

Dunelm sales rise 15.4% in Q3

Homewares retailer Dunelm has today reported a total sales rise of 15.4 per cent to £177.8 million in its third quarter, buoyed by ongoing...

Asda recalls corned beef item amid horse drug scare

Supermarket Asda has announced that it is recalling its tinned Smart Price corned beef after DNA testing identified low levels of horse medication bute....

Oddbins apologises over Thatcher tweet

Wine merchant Oddbins has apologised today after a member of staff wrote a “completely inappropriate” tweet encouraging celebration after the death of Margaret Thatcher....

M&S sales fall expected due to cold weather

High street stalwart Marks and Spencer (M&S) is set to announce a further decline in clothing sales in its fourth quarter as cold weather...

High street sales dip 0.9% amid cold snap

The second coldest March on record held back sales on the high street despite a surge in the run up to Mother‘s Day, new...

Feature Resource

Is your business prepared as fraudsters focus on loyalty programmes?

Is your business prepared as fraudsters focus on Loyalty  Programmes? Great news as Forter launches its Loyalty Programme Protection solution to protect  programmes from fraud...