Sebastian McCarthy

(Staff)

Reporter covering retail and property. Email stories to seb.mccarthy@cityam.com

Social media

March 2019 articles

Shares in Bayer dived more than 10 per cent following a major legal setback for the multinational pharmaceutical giant. [...]

20 March

Kingfisher announced the surprise departure of its chief executive this morning, as a swathe of store closures and a double-digit [...]

20 March

Office Outlet, the stationery retailer formerly belonging to Staples, has collapsed into administration, putting 1,000 jobs at [...]

19 March

Sainsbury’s and Asda have outlined their pledge this morning to slash shop prices as a result of a planned merger, doubling [...]

19 March

Mulberry has announced the resignation of its finance chief this morning, who is departing the luxury fashion house months after [...]

19 March

Ocado’s Andover factory fire will hurt first quarter sales, the retailer warned today, adding that it will continue to impact [...]

19 March

Viagogo has suffered a fresh public setback this morning, with a group of politicians hitting out at the controversial ticket [...]

19 March

The war of words between Debenhams and retail tycoon Mike Ashley escalated once again this morning after Sports Direct’s finance [...]

18 March

Fresh evidence of demand for East London’s housing market has been underlined by new figures today, with traditional high-growth [...]

18 March

Men’s tailoring giant Moss Bros is set to draft in the chief executive of fashion group Joules as its new chairman, with the [...]

18 March

Walkers revealed today that more than half a million packets of crisps have been collected since it launched a recycling scheme [...]

18 March

One of the UK’s largest budget hotel groups hailed its own turnaround plan this morning after posting a rise in revenues and [...]

18 March

Caution was in no short supply at this morning's breakfast with the bosses of John Lewis Partnership. Over coffee and croissants [...]

7 March

Retail tycoon Mike Ashley has ramped up the pressure on embattled department store chain Debenhams this evening, after making [...]

7 March

Upmarket women’s footwear retailer LK Bennett has collapsed into administration, in the latest sign of industry trouble on [...]

7 March