Wednesday, October 17, 2018
Sir Philip Green M&S

Sir Philip Green under pressure as insurers slash cover for Arcadia

Credit insurers Euler Hermes have cut cover for suppliers to Sir Philip Green's Arcadia business. According to the Sunday Times, the leading credit insurer has...
Mike Ashley's Brother

Mike Ashley holds talks to try and save HoF’s online operations

House of Fraser’s new owner Mike Ashley is understood to have held crisis talks with XPO Logistics.
Levi Strauss climate

Levi Strauss announces ambitious new climate action plan

Levi Strauss has unveiled a new climate action strategy that features ambitious targets by 2025.
farmers heatwave

Farmers fear heatwave will cause “tinderbox conditions” for food supply

Farmers are poised to meet government officials on Wednesday for an emergency summit amid drought fears from the heatwave.
Aldi Brexit

Aldi asks food suppliers to begin plans for no-deal Brexit

Aldi has asked its food suppliers to begin contingency planning in case the UK crashes out of the EU with no deal.
July shop prices

BRC warns of “very real danger” for food supply chains under Brexit

The British Retail Consortium has warned that the UK’s “fragile food supply chains” could be at risk in the wake of the government’s upcoming...

Retail warehouse vacancy rates start to climb for first time in 5 years

Retail warehouse vacancy rates have risen for the first time in 5 years throughout 2018 due to a dramatic rise in store closures.
Asda job cuts

261 jobs at risk as Asda proposes north London warehouse closure

Asda has announced plans to shut down its warehouse in Enfield in north London, placing 261 jobs at risk.

Shoon creditors to see none of the £1.6m they’re owed

Shoon’s unsecured creditors are not expected to receive any of the total £1.6 million they are owed.
Debenhams credit insurers

Debenhams insists on “healthy balance sheet” after credit insurers’ withdrawal

Debenhams has insisted it has a "healthy balance sheet and cash position" after credit insurer Euler Hermes withdrew its cover.

Feature Resource

What will your workforce want and need,  now and in the...

Today's on-demand consumer mentality means businesses now operate in an ‘always-on’ economy. To meet customer demand for 24/7 access to products and services, businesses...