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Mike Ashley

Analysis: Is Mike Ashley remodelling the economics of the high street?


Sports Direct tycoon Mike Ashley is one of the retail industry’s great disruptors, but are his hardball tactics for renegotiating rents at his many chains remodelling the economics of high street retail?