All ScS articles – Page 7

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    Analysis

    Mary Portas: Queen of shops or enemy of retailers?

    2011-02-11T00:00:00Z

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

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    News

    ScS widens appeal with upmarket lines

    2010-09-24T00:00:00Z

    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

    2009-10-02T00:00:00Z

    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.

  • News

    Hundreds of retailers poised to collapse next year

    2008-12-22T10:30:19Z

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

  • News

    ScS sold to private equity firm

    2008-07-03T10:42:00Z

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

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    ScS suspends shares

    2008-06-23T08:35:46Z

    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

    2008-06-16T09:05:09Z

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

  • Opinion

    The Retail Week – June 13, 2008

    2008-06-13T09:11:05Z

    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.

  • News

    ScS issues profit warning

    2008-05-14T08:28:56Z

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

  • News

    Scs upholstery: the city view

    2008-03-27T11:25:46Z

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

  • News

    ScS suffers first-half loss

    2008-03-26T08:14:04Z

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

  • News

    ScS warns on profits after poor Sales

    2008-01-14T08:21:30Z

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

  • News

    ScS warns on outlook

    2007-12-03T08:57:05Z

    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

    2007-11-29T15:22:26.083Z

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

  • News

    ING Real Estate agrees Llansamlet Retail Park purchase

    2004-06-11T12:09:00Z

    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 ...