Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Decathlon swings to £8.4 million loss

Decathlon has posted plummeting profits and like-for-likes for its last full year as it struggled to fend off competition.

LDO becomes first in UK to offer home delivery service Dropit

London Designer Outlet (LDO) is set to become the first shopping centre in the UK to introduce a home delivery service.
Tesco accounting

Tesco CEO recounts “genuine shock” from 2014 accounting scandal

The chief executive of Tesco has recalled the "genuine shock" he felt when he found out about the alleged accounting scandal.
Boots update

Walgreens admits Boots “faced a challenging year” amid further sales drop

The parent company of Boots has acknowledged that its UK business has "faced a challenging year".

Hamleys profits dive over 500% to £12m loss

Hamleys saw profits divebomb over 500 per cent last year as it blamed Brexit, macroeconomic factors and terrorism.
House of Fraser Glasgow

House of Fraser buys Glasgow store to create “Harrods of the North”

House of Fraser has acquired the iconic building of its Glasgow store as part of ambitions to create the "Harrods of the North".

Karen Millen buys Coast out of administration

Karen Millen has acquired certain parts of fashion retailer Coast, after the latter appointed PwC as administrators yesterday.
Uniqlo founder

Uniqlo posts record annual profits

Uniqlo’s parent company Fast Retailing has posted record annual sales while expecting even better results this year.

Ikea launches first inner-city store on Tottenham Court Road

Ikea has launched its first inner city “Planning Studio” on London’s Tottenham Court Road.

Retailers may soon be forced to publish ethnicity pay gaps

Retailers may soon be forced to reveal their ethnicity pay gaps as prime minister Theresa May launches a consultation.

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