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Debenhams struggles to shed promotional image

It could be some time before Debenhams returns to a quality proposition, analysts believe, despite the UK department store retailer revealin...

Analysts surprised at Tesco interest in Mothercare

Reports surfaced over the weekend that UK retail giant Tesco weighed up a bid for Mothercare around six months ago. The claims seem to have...

Olympic Games to offer UK retail sales boost

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In the money: JD lines up JJB offer

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Sports Direct Q1 sales and profits rise 10 Sep 2014

Katie Smith

UK retailer Sports Direct International has booked an increase in first-quarter sales and profit, despite a "disappointing" performance around the World Cup.


House of Fraser completes sale to Nanjing Cenbest 3 Sep 2014

Katie Smith

The sale of UK department store retailer House of Fraser to the Shanghai-listed retail arm of Chinese conglomerate Sanpower Group for GBP480m (US$791.9m) has been completed.


Mothercare CFO takes Debenhams finance chief role 28 Jul 2014

Michelle Russell

UK department store retailer Debenhams has appointed Mothercare CFO Matt Smith as its finance chief.


City hails Sports Direct's strong FY performance 17 Jul 2014

Richard Woodard

Sports Direct's near 20% rise in full-year profit has been hailed as a strong performance by one analyst, who expects earnings growth to continue.


Sports Direct dismisses Office takeover talk 30 Jun 2014

Katie Smith

Retailer Sports Direct International has said it is not considering an offer UK footwear chain Office following recent trade speculation.

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