Thursday, October 18, 2018
contactless payments

Contactless payments more popular than ever before

New research has shown that contactless payments are now more popular than chip and Pin card payments.

143 jobs under threat as Shop Direct launches plans to shut outlet arm

Shop Direct has announced plans to close over seven stores across its UK estate threatening nearly 150 jobs.
Claire's Accessories

UPDATED: Claire’s UK arm considering CVA while US operations celebrate return from bankruptcy

Claire’s has announced its emergence from bankruptcy after plunging into financial straits earlier this year.
Card Factory update

Card Factory appoints former Britvic CEO Paul Moody as chairman

Card Factory has appointed former Britvic chief executive Paul Moody as its new chairman.

American Golf rescued from administration by Endless saving 900 jobs

American Golf has been rescued from administration by private equity investor Endless, saving 112 stores nearly 1000 jobs.
Moonpig

Moonpig announces new Manchester tech hub

Moonpig has announced plans to open its first tech hub next month as part of a wider multi-million pound investment drive.

Sears files for bankruptcy endangering 90,000 jobs

US department store chain Sears has officially filed for bankruptcy placing 90,000 jobs at risk.
Shoe Zone profits

Shoe Zone profits to be in excess of £11m after good second half

Shoe Zone expects its full-year pre-tax profit to be “ahead of market expectations”.
Superdry profit warning

Superdry issues profit warning amid warm weather & foreign exchange impacts

Superdry has issued a warning ahead of its full year performance.
September footfall

Footfall falters again in September

Footfall on the high street declined again in September amid consumer slowdown as shoppers faced pressure on their wallets.

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