Monday, August 20, 2018

Standard Life sets its sights on Sports Direct

Prime Minister Theresa May‘s new crackdown on poor corporate governance and executive pay has prompted one of the City‘s most renowned institutions to turn...

Nike boss slams Donald Trump’s “Muslim ban” policy

The boss of sportswear brand and retail giant Nike has slammed US President Donald Trump‘s executive order that bans people from seven Muslim-majority countries...

JD Sports in hot water after 140 warehouse staff sent to hospital over 4...

At least 140 staff at JD Sports‘ Rochdale warehouse have been sent to hospital in the last four years, according to a Guardian investigation....

Halfords bounces back after robust festive season

Halfords has recorded robust growth in sales in its third quarter period, with a 5.9 per cent spike in like-for-like sales and an 11.4...

Mike Ashley takes swipe at rebel Sports Direct shareholders

Mike Ashley has criticised Sports Direct shareholders who did not vote in support of re-electing chairman Keith Hellawell last week. However, the controversial retail...
Mountain Warehouse

Mountain Warehouse enjoys record Christmas trading period

Outdoor retailer Mountain Warehouse has recorded an increase in sales and revenue for the Christmas trading period, boosted by international transactions. The outdoor retailer‘s...

Sports Direct chairman Keith Hellawell successfully reappointed

Despite the majority of Sports Direct shareholders voting against the reappointment of chairman Keith Hellawell today, the support he has by majority owner Mike...

JD Sports announces investigation following damning expose

JD Sports has announced it will launch an investigation into working conditions following a damning Channel 4 News expose.The story, which aired last night,...

Sports Direct to hold second vote on future of its chairman

Sports Direct chairman Keith Hellawell‘s fate at the company will be decided in January, with the retailer calling for a special meeting. The embattled sportswear...

Lululemon’s quarterly growth beats forecasts

Yoga and leisure apparel retailer Lululemon Athletica has recorded a quarterly profit that was boosted by higher-than-predicted gross margins and sales. In its third...

Feature Resource

The retail CMO’s guide to Christmas 2018

Things are tough in retail right now. Administrations, Amazon, CX, AI, a weak pound...it's a lot. But we’re here to spread some Christmas cheer. The retail...