Wednesday, October 21, 2020

Peacocks confirms administration

Clothing chain Peacocks last night announced that it would enter administration if a rescue plan to save the business does not materialise in the...

White Stuff EBITDA rises 4% in full-year

Fashion retailer White Stuff managed to increase its annual sales by 20 per cent in its last full financial year, it has been revealed....

Peacocks in make or break talks with its banks

Clothing retail group Peacocks could be forced into administration this week having yet to agree a deal with its lenders to cut its debt...

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...

Halfords hires Clive West as new Digital Director

Bicycle and car parts retailer Halfords has today announced the appointment of former Asda executive Clive West as its new Group Digital Director. In...

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 &...

Electricals prove bright spark for John Lewis

Sales at department store chain John Lewis were down 2.2 per cent year-on-year in the week to January 7th 2012, but the retailer‘s electricals...

Ted Baker sees sales soar 15.7%

Fashion brand and retailer Ted Baker resisted the heavy discounting employed by many of its high street rivals leading up to Christmas, yet its...

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...

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