Saturday, February 24, 2018

The Co-operative Group CEO to stand down

The Co-operative Group has today announced that CEO Peter Marks is to retire in May next year after six years in the role. Prior...

Wet weather and store growth dampens Greggs‘ LFLs

High street bakery retailer Greggs has today reported a total sales increase of 4.5 per cent over the half year while like-for-like (LFL) sales...

Tesco Bank offers mortgages

Leading grocer Tesco has announced that it will extend its Tesco Bank offer by adding mortgages to its list of services. Holders of its...

Comment: Getting social media right for the Games

In my previous article “Building trust online”, I looked at what lengths retailers go to build and maintain trust online. This month, I would...

Lloydspharmacy makes head office redundancies

Community pharmacy & healthcare retailer Lloydspharmacy has today announced 120 head office redundancies following confirmation of a restructure of the business. Last month, the...

HMV FD exits: Wolffe follows Fox

Entertainment retailer HMV‘s Finance Director David Wolffe is to stand down from his position just days after the exit of CEO Simon Fox, it...

Poundland ‘slave labour’ case rejected

Work schemes which seek to get unemployed people back into work have been deemed lawful by a High Court judge today following claims by...

East vs West?

It seems that in the last year, there has been a migration East for fashion brands looking to expand into the international market. Those...

B&Q appoints Castorama CFO new Finance Director

Home and DIY retailer B&Q has appointed a new Finance Director who will join the Board in September, it has been announced today. Christian...

Waitrose total sales up 7% in H1

Upmarket grocer Waitrose has seen total sales rise seven per cent in its first half compared to the same period a year ago, it...

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