UK: Sports Direct boosts earnings target on strong sales
By Petah Marian | 25 April 2012
Strong sales at UK sportswear retailer Sports Direct have led it to raise its earnings targets and increase the size of a payout to founder Mike Ashley.
Join now for increased access
There are various access options to choose from. All provide instant access to the latest news, insight and expert analysis.
If you're already a member, login here.
More articles related to this one
UK: 2,000 jobs go as JJB Sports falls into administration
Around 2,200 jobs have been lost as troubled sportswear retailer JJB today (1 October) collapsed into administration after failing to restructure the business or find a buyer for it stores.
UK: Sports Direct to buy 60 JJB stores?
UK sporting goods retailer Sports Direct is set to acquire 60 JJB stores in a move that will safeguard at least 1,000 jobs, according to reports.
UK: Office of Fair Trading may investigate JJB sale
The UK's Office of Fair Trading is expected to investigate any attempt by Sports Direct to acquire 180 stores from rival JJB Sports, which is expected to file for administration this week, according to reports.
Market research related to this article
Sports Direct International Plc- Strategy and SWOT Report
Sports Direct International Plc - Strategy and SWOT Report, is a source of comprehensive company data and information. The report covers the company’s structure, operation, SWOT analysis, product and service offerings and corporate actions, providing...
Sports Direct International Plc
Datamonitor's Sports Direct International Plc - SWOT Analysis company profile is the essential source for top-level company data and information. Sports Direct International Plc - SWOT Analysis examines the company’s key business structure and operat...
Sports Direct International Plc (SPD) - Financial and Strategic SWOT Analysis Review
Sports Direct International Plc (Sports Direct) is a retailer of sport goods and its related equipments. It works in wholesale operations of the house owned branded merchandise and other branded products under license agreements. The company operates...