Tag : Sports Direct
The first of three new stores for premium multibrand retailer Flannels will open this month in a vacant Sports Direct store in Plymouth.
Sports Direct chairman vows to staySubscription
Sports Direct chairman Keith Hellawell has vowed to remain at the helm of the company despite its relegation from the FTSE 100.
Sports Direct owner Mike Ashley has been warned by the government that he could be in contempt if he fails to give evidence at Westminster over the treatment of his workers before June 1.
MPs issue formal summons to Mike AshleySubscription
Sports Direct owner Mike Ashley is to receive a formal summons to give evidence before MPs about the treatment of workers at its Shirebrook facility.
Sports Direct makes surprise bid for Austin ReedSubscription
Sports Direct is understood to be among the businesses seeking to buy Austin Reed out of administration.
Mike Ashley to give evidence over BHS collapse Subscription
Sports Direct owner Mike Ashley is to give evidence to MPs over the collapse of BHS.
Sports Direct and US retailer Modell’s Sporting Goods are in talks to buy as many as 200 stores of bankrupt retailer Sports Authority, according to the Wall Street Journal.
Debenhams will not benefit from BHS demise, says CEO Subscription
Debenhams chief executive Michael Sharp said the department store chain will not benefit from increased sales following the demise of BHS.
Sir Philip Green said he tried to support a sale of BHS to Sports Direct in April this year, submitting new evidence that “can put an end to the suggestion that I tried to block a sale of the business”.
The government’s investigation into Sports Direct’s alleged failure to pay its warehouse workers the national minimum wage is being widened to include the chain’s 13,000 retail staff, according to reports.