Monday, February 18, 2019
JD Sports Footasylum

JD Sports upbeat on profit target after robust sales growth

JD Sports has posted strong like-for-likes sales growth, allowing the retailer to feel upbeat about meeting its profit target.

111 jobs saved as Fishing Republic bought out of administration

Fishing Republic’s administrators Andrew Poxon and Julien Irving from Leonard Curtis have managed to complete a deal to sell the fishing retailer, securing the...

Nike Q2 results soar past expectations

The world’s largest sportswear company posted its third consecutive quarter of growth as it toppled sales expectations. Nike achieved $9.37 billion (£7.39 billion) in overall...
Sports Direct House of Fraser

Sports Direct profits plunge 27% after House of Fraser acquisition

Sports Direct has revealed a significant drop in underlying profits despite a sales rise for its first half.
Evans Cycles closures

6 Evans Cycles stores to go in first wave of closures

Evans Cycles is about to undergo its first wave of store closures under new parent company Sports Direct.

Rapha swings to £20m loss

Rapha has swung to a dramatic loss less than six months after being sold to the grandchildren of Walmart founder Sam Walton.
Halfords Evans Cycles

Ashley advised that “almost all” Evans Cycles stores profitable before announcing closures

Mike Ashley’s plans to shut half of Evans Cycles’ stores, leading to hundreds of job losses, came despite PwC's advice.
Sports Direct shares

Sports Direct shares dive 7% after damning broker report

Sports Direct tycoon Mike Ashley has taken a £124 million hit to his wealth.

Over 100 jobs in danger as Fishing Republic scrambles to stay afloat

More than 100 jobs are in jeopardy as Fishing Republic desperately seeks emergency funding to continue trading.
Halfords update

Halfords profits dented by higher costs and waning consumer confidence

Halfords has said it continues to expect broadly flat full year profits after it dropped by almost a 5th in its half-year update.

Feature Resource

E-Commerce Guide To Customer Lifecycle, AI & Personalization

Key e-commerce strategies for 2019 Whether you’re just adding the finishing touches to your marketing plan for this year, or you haven’t even begun, Kickstart...