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Poundland is a much-loved value retailer with around 800 UK stores, mostly on the high street. Sound familiar?
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Jack Wills’ founder Peter Williams is to resume his role as chief executive of the fashion retailer and brand as Wendy Becker quits the business.
House of Fraser has appointed the Ministry of Justice’s former head of digital Mark Madden to bolster its multichannel proposition.
Marks & Spencer has revealed that Laura Wade-Gery will take maternity leave next month and will return to the business in early January.
Marks & Spencer’s womenswear boss Frances Russell has left the retailer as it continues to re-shape its senior management team.
Debenhams womenswear trading director Pam Bartley is to leave the department store group this month after 19 years at the retailer.
All change across the retail sector as John Dixon makes a surprise exit from M&S and Gary Mills becomes Morrisons’ retail director.
M&S boss Marc Bolland does not appear to be considering exiting soon, but the departure of John Dixon has made succession a talking point.
The departure of M&S general merchandise boss John Dixon set hares running about succession at retail’s closest equivalent to royalty.
Phil Clarke’s departure from Tesco, while perhaps no great surprise, suggests that the retailer is further in the mire than we might have realised.