Wednesday, January 29, 2020
JD Sports shares have nose dived after the retailer's largest shareholder sold holdings worth £177 million.

JD Sports’ £90m Footasylum takeover halted by CMA

JD Sports' £90 million proposed takeover of Footasylum has been halted by an ongoing investigation by the CMA
Sports Direct puts historic Lillywhites Piccadilly store up for sale

Sports Direct puts historic Lillywhites Piccadilly Circus lease up for sale

Sports Direct puts Lillywhites' historic Piccadilly store up for sale.
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£2m JD Sports flagship plan for Belfast

JD Sports is reportedly planning for a new £2 million flagship store close to rival Sports Direct in Belfast's Castle Place
Sports Direct's Mike Ashley settles US legal dispute

Sports Direct’s Mike Ashley settles US legal dispute

Sports Direct's founder and majority owner Mike Ashley has settled a US legal days after he was called on to provide evidence.
Sports Dire to rebrand to Frasers Group Mike Ashley House of Fraser Evans Cycle

Sports Direct International will soon rebrand to Frasers Group

Sports Direct's parent company is poised to change its name to Frasers Group to reflect its "changing profile".
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Asics EMEA hires Haglöfs boss Carsten Unbehaun as CEO

Asics has appointed Carsten Unbehaun as the new chief executive of the EMEA region, replacing Alistair Cameron.
Mike Ashley demands turnover rants across Sports Direct empire

Mike Ashley demands turnover rents across Sports Direct empire

Mike Ashley has reportedly pressured landlords to agree to turnover rent deals across his Sports Direct retail empire.
Nike's severs ties with Amazon as part of direct-to-consumer push

Nike’s severs ties with Amazon as part of direct-to-consumer push

Nike has decided to pull its shoes from Amazon as it ramps up focus on the direct-to-consumer division of its business.
Fobbed off: Sports Direct launches attack on business committee chair

Fobbed off: Sports Direct launches attack on business committee chair

Sports Direct has launched an attack on business select committee chairwoman Rachel Reeves.
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Mike Ashley to stop “saving” retailers as Mothercare collapses

Mike Ashley has said he has put his plans to rescue struggling high street retailers to a halt.

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