Argos owner Home Retail Group has slumped to a full-year pre-tax loss of £804m after one-off charges relating to the Sainsbury’s bid.
Value fashion chain Pep & Co is aiming to open a second wave of stores as bosses believe they have now got the right offer in place.
B&M is among the retailers eyeing BHS stores as interested parties begin to circle the collapsed department store chain.
Danish general merchandise retailer Tiger demonstrates that less can indeed be more with its first foray into the London Underground network.
Department store chain BHS has filed for administration after a last-ditch effort to save the ailing retailer failed.
It is no secret that the UK economy has a productivity problem. What may come as a surprise is that the retail sector has actually fared better than most.
House of Fraser’s Andy Harding is leaving after just a year as CCO – prompting discussion about the future of this increasingly prominent role.
BHS chief executive Darren Topp has reacted angrily to industry speculation today that the retailer faced imminent administration.
French retailer Fnac has tabled a counterbid for Darty as the battle for the London-listed electricals retailer heats up.
Pets at Home has reported a 3.2% rise in fourth-quarter like-for-likes and said it expects full-year profits to meet expectations.
Game Digital has agreed an asset-backed loan facility of up to £100m from its largest shareholder to give the group more financial flexibility.
MPs have attacked retailers during a parliamentary debate on the living wage, with the Chancellor saying they were being “shamed into doing the right thing”.
Bathstore has become the latest UK retailer to launch in the Middle East with a store opening in Doha, Qatar, with a franchise partner.
Value retailer Poundland has opened the first of its trial multi-price format stores under the new fascia ‘Poundland & More’.
Digital has forever changed what we expect of brands and retailers, as consumer behaviour shifts in unprecedented ways.
This week we have planned updates from retailers including Primark, N Brown and Pets at Home as well as ONS retail sales.
The UK boss of Tiger has said he sees scope to have stores in 10% of London Underground stations as it prepares to make its debut in the network.
Poundland boss Jim McCarthy has claimed its ecommerce site has a “good future”, but admitted there is still work to do to make it the “finished article”.
WHSmith has posted an 11% jump in half-year profits as the business reported a strong performance from its travel division.
Halfords earlier today posted a 2.6% rise in fourth-quarter like-for-likes as bike sales increased for a second consecutive quarter.
House of Fraser revealed positive profit-before-tax for the first time in 10 years this morning, despite challenging retail conditions.
Halfords has posted a healthy rise in fourth-quarter like-for-likes as sales of bikes rose for a second consecutive quarter.
Retail Week looks to next week with full-year results from Tesco, interims from Asos and WHSmith, and an update from Debenhams on the agenda.
Marks & Spencer’s fourth-quarter results revealed falling general merchandise sales and a flat performance in food. Here’s the City’s reaction.
M&S’s new boss has admitted its general merchandise performance is “unsatisfactory” as the retailer posted another sales dip for the division.