Retail Week online team's articles

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    Cash chief for Floors-2-Go


    AIM-listed Floors 2 Go has appointed Edward Taylor as finance director with immediate effect. He joins from International Decorative Surfaces, a division of French business St Gobain.

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    Floors-2-Go sales rocket


    AIM-listed Floors 2 Go reported a 124 per cent increase in first-half turnover to 34.9 million, and operating profit up from 700,000 to 2.9 million.

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    Floors-2-go set for expansion after £63m float


    Specialist retailer Floors-2-Go, which floated on AIM last week capitalised at 63 million, is on the expansion tra...

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    First Levi's For Girls outlet opens in Paris


    Levi's is targeting female shoppers with its first Levi's For Girls store, which opened in Paris on Tuesday. More shops will follow next year.

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    JJB ready to take price-fixing case to European court


    Sports giant JJB is to appeal against the 8.4 million fine imposed last week by the OFT for fixing football shirt ...

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    Fat Face to float?


    Former New Look supremo Stephen Sunnucks has joined Fat Face as a non-exec, sparking speculation of an imminent flo…

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    Mills is defiant on Ravenscraig legal challenges


    The Mills Corporation has shrugged off legal challenges to its proposed 1 million sq ft (92,900 sq m) retail and leisure development at Ravenscraig, the former steelworks east of Glasgow.

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    Vendex awaits V&D profit


    Dutch retailer Vendex KBB anticipates its struggling V&D department store chain will post a profit this year. However, it is likely that a Eu1.6 billion ( 1.07 billion) sale of the entire group will be completed before then.

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    Vendex takes action to cap V&D's losses


    Dutch retail giant Vendex has parachuted new management into department store chain Vroom & Dreesmann to cap spiralling operating losses that are expected to hit EUR 30 million to EUR 50 million ( 20.7 million to 34.5 million) this year.

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    China to get Seven-Eleven Japan


    C-store giant Seven-Eleven Japan plans to expand aggressively into China after forging a joint venture in Beijing.