Saturday, September 18, 2021
JD Sports has appointed former Nike executive Bert Hoyt as its non-executive director, with immediate effect.

JD Sports appoints former Nike exec to its board

JD Sports has appointed former Nike executive Bert Hoyt as its non-executive director, with immediate effect.
JD Sports

JD Sports in takeover talks with Missguided

JD Sports is reportedly among a small number of interested parties in discussions with Missguided that could involve a takeover of the business.
Foot Locker

Foot Locker opens first ever community store in London

Foot Locker has launched its first ever Foot Locker Community Store in London's Brixton, offering a full weekend of instore activities.
The Boxpark retail, hospitality and leisure operator is to accelerate its expansion plans

Boxpark preps to expand outside of London

The Boxpark retail, hospitality and leisure operator is to accelerate its expansion plans after securing new investment from LDC.
Halfords has unveiled a new customer-focused retail concept that connects its autocentre and cycling offerings.

Halfords unveils new immersive store and garage format

Halfords has unveiled a new customer-focused retail concept that connects its autocentre and cycling offerings.
Footasylum

JD Sports may be forced to sell Footasylum

JD Sports may have to sell Footasylum after the UK’s competition watchdog has ruled that the takeover would result in a worse deal for Brits despite a shift online amid the pandemic.
Vans is launching a two-week (8-24 September) series of free skateboarding events called Skate the Strand.

Vans to create pop-up skate park on London’s Strand

Vans is launching a two-week (8-24 September) series of free skateboarding events called Skate the Strand.
The world’s biggest charity football match Soccer Aid for UNICEF has announced that Primark is set to be a Principal Partner for its 2021 game.

Soccer Aid for UNICEF partners with Primark for 2021 charity match

The world’s biggest charity football match Soccer Aid for UNICEF has announced that Primark is set to be a Principal Partner for its 2021 game.
Castore

Castore to open first Glasgow store, creating 20 jobs

Castore has announced plans to open a new store in Glasgow in early September as it sets up its first own brand store in the city.
Soon-to-be Frasers Group CEO Michael Murray up for £100m bonus

Soon-to-be Frasers Group CEO Michael Murray up for £100m bonus

Michael Murray could take home up to £100 million in bonuses if he doubles Frasers Group's share price after he succeeds Mike (...)

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