Booker sales up 1.9% as Makro turnaround remains 'on track'

Booker has reported a 1.9% increase in total sales for the half-year to 12 September. Source link

Card Factory grows revenues by 8.9%

Card Factory has reported strong growth in the six months to end July with revenues rising by 8.9% to £149.4 million. Source link

French Connection narrows first half losses

Fashion retailer French Connection saw its losses narrow in the first half of its financial year as turnaround measures helped to drive an improved performance. Source link

Sharps Bedrooms unveils new brand strategy

Sharps Bedrooms has launched a new brand strategy with a £1.4 million advertising campaign. Source link

Business unites to call for rate reform

Retailers such as Debenhams, Argos and B&Q are among the 107 organisations that have signed an open letter calling for the main political parties to commit to a fundamental review…

Stephen Alexander appointed Dairy Crest chairman

Dairy Crest has named Stephen Alexander as its new chairman. Source link

Krispy Kreme launches new 'Occasions' service with giant box of doughnuts

Krispy Kreme has created a giant box of 2,400 doughnuts to launch its new Occasions service for big orders, events and weddings. Source link

AB Sugar launches counter-offensive in war on sugar

The UK is in danger of setting dietary targets that are “impossible” to reach, according to AB Sugar, which today launched a campaign to counter the war on sugar as…

John Lewis to open new 'At Home' store in Worcester

John Lewis is to open a new ‘At Home’ shop in Worcester between junctions six and seven of the M5 on a new retail scheme. Source link

Morrisons promotes convenience boss Mowat to property and strategy director

Morrisons has promoted Gordon Mowat to become its new group property and strategy director. Source link