Saturday, January 18, 2020
80% plunge in profits at Mike Ashley's holding company

80% plunge in profits at Mike Ashley’s holding company

Mike Ashley's holding company has endured a full-year profit fall of almost 80 per cent.
Tom Beahon on ambitions for Castore's since Andy Murray partnership

5 Minutes With Tom Beahon, Co-Founder, Castore

Tom says the Andy Murray partnership would help accelerate Castore's expansion plans. We caught up with him to learn more.
Sports Direct CMA Mike Ashley JD Sports Footasylum London Stock Exchange

Sports Direct hits out at CMA over “incorrect” JD Sports-Footasylum data

Sports Direct has claimed the CMA has published “incorrect estimates” of its market share data
Gant CEO Brian Grevy resigns to rejoin Adidas

Gant CEO resigns to rejoin Adidas

The chief executive of Gant is reportedly stepping down to return to Adidas as a new executive board member.
Top 5 news stories today - Marks & Spencer, 500,000 UK retail jobs to be replaced by robots by 2024, £30m stock clearance sale at 3 Forever 21 stores in the UK, Adidas launches “most digital store ever” on Oxford Street, Bonmarché: What went wrong?

Top 5 news stories to read today

Top 5 news stories today - from Marks & Spencer, Forever 21, £30 million sale, Adidas, Bonmarche and job automation via robots.
Sports Direct appoints RSM as new auditor, ending 6-week hunt

Sports Direct appoints new auditor, ending 6-week hunt

Sports Direct has appointed RSM as its new auditor, ending a six-week hunt for new accountants.
Nike CEO Mark Parker resigns and will be replaced by John Donahoe, PayPal chairman & former eBay CEO

Nike CEO Mark Parker resigns

Nike's longtime chief executive Mark Parker is stepping down early next year.
Sports Direct Brookfield shopping park

Sports Direct completes £25m Brookfield Shopping Park acquisition

Sports Direct has announced the acquisition of Brookfield Shopping Park in Cheshunt, Hertfordshire, as part of a £25.4 million
Decathlon pledges to reduce carbon emissions by 75%

Decathlon pledges to reduce carbon emissions by 75%

Decathlon has announced its formal commitment to science-based emissions targets.
Factory workers producing Lululemon apparel are reportedly being physically and verbally abused at a Bangladeshi factory. Young female factory workers told The Guardian how they struggled to survive on meagre wages and the regular threat of physical violence and  humiliation.

Lululemon factory workers reportedly abused at work

Factory workers producing Lululemon apparel are reportedly being physically and verbally abused at a Bangladeshi factory.

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