All ScS articles – Page 7

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    Mary Portas: Queen of shops or enemy of retailers?


    Mary Portas’ new series, Secret Shopper, has incurred the wrath of retailers. But the ‘queen of shops’ remains defiant.

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    ScS widens appeal with upmarket lines


    Sofa retailer ScS is introducing more upmarket brands in an attempt to widen its appeal. The upholstery chain said the move “adds another dimension to the offering”.

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    ScS ramps up advertising to woo shoppers


    Sofa retailer ScS has increased its marketing with an ad campaign offering sofas for £10 a month, and upped its ad spend by 25% year on year.

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    Hundreds of retailers poised to collapse next year


    Hundreds of retailers will hit the buffers next year as the recession kicks in, according to a retail insolvency expert.

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    ScS sold to private equity firm


    ScS has been sold to Sun European Partners for an undisclosed sum.

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    ScS suspends shares


    ScS Upholstery has suspended its shares as it enters talks with an external party for a possible buy-out.

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    Land of Leather and ScS review finances


    Furniture retailers Land of Leather and ScS Upholstery have this morning confirmed that they are both examining the structure of their businesses.

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    The Retail Week – June 13, 2008


    If this week’s stream of negative news from retailers proved one thing, it’s that the ties that bind the retail sector and the housing market run deep.

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    ScS issues profit warning


    Sofa specialist ScS has issued the latest in a string of profit warnings after dire sales over the key bank holiday weekend.

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    Scs upholstery: the city view


    Sofa retailer ScS Upholstery has plummeted into loss and warned any upturn in trading conditions is unlikely for some time.

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    ScS suffers first-half loss


    Sofa retailer ScS Upholstery has plunged into loss and warned that there is no end to punishing trading conditions in sight.

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    ScS warns on profits after poor Sales


    Furniture retailer ScS Upholstery has delivered another profit warning after a “disappointing” Sale period.

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    ScS warns on outlook


    Furniture retailer ScS has warned that a downturn in trading means it cannot be confident it will hit expectations for the full year.

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    SCS Upholstery: The City View


    Fears are growing that the springs have gone at upholstered furniture specialist ScS, which holds its AGM on Monday.

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    ING Real Estate agrees Llansamlet Retail Park purchase


    Ing Real Estate, acting for Skandia Life Assurance Company, has agreed to purchase and part-forward fund Llansamlet Retail Park for £15.1 million, reflecting a net initial yield of 6 per cent. The 70,000 sq ft (6,503 sq m) scheme in Nantyffin Road, Swansea is being developed in two phases by ...