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Moss Bros taken private in GBP22.6m deal Beth Wright | 12 Jun 20

The owner of British casual wear retailer Crew Clothing has completed its GBP22.6m (US$28.6m) acquisition of suit and formalwear menswear specialist Moss Bros.

Moss Bros takeover deal to go ahead Hannah Abdulla | 26 May 20

The owner of Crew Clothing, Brigadier Acquisition Company (Bidco), will press forward with plans to acquire formalwear company Moss Bros after it had its bid to pull out of the deal rejected by the Takeover Panel last week.

Moss Bros buyer back-out bid blocked by watchdog Hannah Abdulla | 20 May 20

The buyer of UK suit and formalwear specialist Moss Bros has had its proposal to pull out of the sale rejected by the Takeover Panel.

Moss Bros buyer mulls takeover deal exit Hannah Abdulla | 23 Apr 20

Men's suits and formalwear specialist Moss Bros says the firm that had committed to a takeover of the company in a GBP22.6m (US$27.9m) deal last month is planning on pulling the offer.

Global retail closures as coronavirus spreads – Update just-style | 15 Apr 20

A raft of apparel and footwear brands and retailers including Next Plc, Primark, H&M, Nike and Gap Inc, are temporarily closing stores and suspending online operations as part of efforts to help limit the spread of the coronavirus (Covid-19) outbreak. 

Moss Bros shuts shops and warns on FY results Hannah Abdulla | 24 Mar 20

Men's suits and formalwear retailer Moss Bros has temporarily closed all its stores and sounded a warning on its full-year revenue and profitability as a result of the coronavirus outbreak impacting trading.

Moss Bros agrees to GBP22.6m takeover deal Michelle Russell | 12 Mar 20

Moss Bros could be taken private after the parent company of Crew Clothing offered to acquire the UK menswear retailer in a GBP22.6m (US$28.5m) deal.

Moss Bros warns on FY as first-half sales slide Michelle Russell | 16 Jan 20

UK menswear retailer Moss Bross Group said it expects to report a full-year pre-tax loss as it booked a drop in sales in the first half of the year.

Moss Bros optimistic for FY despite H1 loss Beth Wright | 24 Sep 19

Shares in Moss Bros were up by 6% in early morning trading today (24 September) as the menswear retailer said it expects to be able to deliver full-year results in line with market expectations, despite widening its pre-tax loss in the first six months. 

Moss Bros "on track" for FY as sales edge up Beth Wright | 16 May 19

Menswear retailer Moss Bros says it remains on track to meet market expectations for the year after recovering from the stock related challenges it faced a year ago. 

Moss Bros shares tumble 10% on FY loss Beth Wright | 26 Mar 19

Shares in Moss Bros Group were down by more than 10% this afternoon (26 March) as the men's wear retailer swung to a loss for the year ended 26 January on factors including lower retail store sales, weaker sterling and significant cost headwinds.

Discounting drives top line sales growth at Moss Bros Beth Wright | 11 Jan 19

Shares in Moss Bros Group were up by more than 4% this morning (11 January) after the men's wear retailer hailed an improving trend in the fourth quarter, despite a slip in half-year like-for-like sales due to deeper discounting.

Moss Bros warns on FY, books H1 loss Beth Wright | 21 Sep 18

Shares in Moss Bros tumbled by more than 13% this morning (21 September) as the menswear retailer reported a loss for the first half and warned its full-year operating profit is expected to come in "materially lower" than current expectations.

Moss Bros optimistic despite Q1 sales slip Beth Wright | 16 May 18

Shares in Moss Bros were up by more than 13% this morning (16 May), despite a sales slip in the first quarter, as the menswear retailer begins to recover from the stock related challenges it experienced at the start of the financial year.

Moss Bros plans for challenging year ahead Beth Wright | 27 Mar 18

The CEO of menswear retailer Moss Bros says the company is preparing for an "extremely challenging" retail environment in the year ahead, despite delivering a strong first-half performance in 2017.

Moss Bros shares fall amid profit warning Beth Wright | 21 Mar 18

Shares in Moss Bros Group tumbled more than 18% this morning (20 March) after the men's wear retailer warned it expects profit for the year ending January 2019 to be at a level that is "materially lower than current market expectations".

Moss Bros H1 profit up 16% despite cost headwinds Beth Wright | 28 Sep 17

Men's wear retailer Moss Bros Group has managed to lift first half sales and pre-tax profit despite ongoing cost pressures from wages and the weak pound.

Moss Bros cautions on year ahead despite Q1 growth Michelle Russell | 19 May 17

Men's wear retailer Moss Bros Group booked higher sales in its first-quarter but saw its share price fall as it revealed lower margins and cautioned on the year ahead.

Moss Bros FY earnings jump despite headwinds Michelle Russell | 28 Mar 17

Men's wear retailer Moss Bros Group booked higher earnings and sales in its last fiscal year, despite operating in what it says was an unforgiving and highly competitive market.

Store refit programme boosts Moss Bros H1 profit Beth Wright | 28 Sep 16

Men's wear retailer Moss Bros Group has said its first-half was in line with expectations, thanks to strong retail sales as a result of its store refit programme, and positive growth in its hire business.

Moss Bros trading shows improvement Michelle Russell | 20 May 16

Men's wear retailer Moss Bross Group said trading has shown further improvement, in line with market expectations, thanks to strong retail sales and positive growth in its hire business. 

Stronger products boost Moss Bros FY profit  Katie Smith | 5 Apr 16

Men's formal wear retailer Moss Bros delivered annual growth in retail, hire and online, helped by a stronger product offering and better-defined brands. 

Moss Bros eyes growth with senior appointments Michelle Russell | 22 Feb 16

Moss Bros Group has made two senior appointments, including that of a new chief operating officer, as the men's wear retailer looks to leverage the brand further in new channels and territories.

Moss Bros confident after H2 sales growth  Katie Smith | 14 Jan 16

Men’s wear retailer Moss Bros has said it remains confident in its outlook for the full year after booking a commendable performance for the 23 weeks to 9 January. 

Moss Bros makes “strong progress” in H1 Michelle Russell | 29 Sep 15

Men’s wear retailer Moss Bros Group has recorded another period of strong progress in its first half, as it announced the retirement of its finance chief.

Moss Bros "strong" start to fiscal Michelle Russell | 1 Jun 15

Men’s wear retailer Moss Bros Group said strong sales have underpinned a good trading performance for the group early in the year, in line with market expectations.

Moss Bros reveals “improved” performance Michelle Russell | 22 May 15

Men’s wear retailer Moss Bros Group says it is on course to deliver anticipated levels of growth after revealing an improvement in trading performance, in line with market expectations.

Black Friday brings UK record e-commerce sales Richard Woodard | 17 Dec 14

Black Friday helped UK online retail sales to break records in November, according to figures from the IMRG Capgemini e-Retail Sales Index.

Moss Bros "confident" as second-half sales rise Katie Smith | 11 Dec 14

Men's formal wear specialist Moss Bros Group has said it continued to make "good progress" in the first 19 weeks of the second half, and remains confident in its outlook.

UK: City optimistic despite Moss Bros H1 profit fall Katie Smith | 22 Sep 14

Analysts remain optimistic for "modest growth" from men's formal wear specialist Moss Bros in the second half, despite recording a drop in first-half pre-tax profit.





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