Retail and leisure - Archive

May 2019 articles

If you're a harassed brand manager, a chief marketing officer with a case of the shakes, or a branding agency strategist for [...]

20 May

The City Pub Group shareholders will this morning be toasting a rise in sales of more than one-third so far this year. [...]

20 May

The Co-op has struck a deal with Superdrug to provide the health and beauty chain with sandwiches and snacks for its food-to-go [...]

20 May

Fast food chain Leon posted a record turnover of more than £65.2m last year but a third consecutive loss as it increases its [...]

19 May

Mike Ashley’s Sports Direct is looking to launch legal action against Debenhams over a controversial rescue deal secured earlier [...]

19 May

Marks & Spencer is set to report a sharp decline in profits for the full year as it looks to beef up its online offering [...]

19 May

A payment intermediary from the Nordic region is in talks to extend the time it holds on to consumers' money owed to the Thomas [...]

18 May

China's Luckin Coffee shares opened at $25 on Friday morning despite recent poor IPO performances.  [...]

17 May

Ocado has said it will slash as many as 400 jobs after a huge fire destroyed its distribution centre in Andover. [...]

17 May

Thomas Cook’s shares collapsed for the second day running today after a broker downgraded the struggling company the day after [...]

17 May

The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) is investigating JD Sports' merger with Footasylum, it confirmed today​. [...]

17 May

Deliveroo today confirmed Amazon is leading a $575m (£450m) funding round in the food delivery business as it plans to expand [...]

17 May

As National Vegetarian Week ends, will this group outnumber meat eaters in the next decade? [...]

17 May

Frankie & Benny’s owner The Restaurant Group began to feel the benefits of its controversial Wagamama purchase as sales [...]

17 May

Amazon is in talks to invest hundreds of millions of pounds in Deliveroo giving the food delivery app a boost as it takes on [...]

16 May