Tag : Sports Direct
Mike Ashley withdraws Patisserie Valerie bidSubscription
Patisserie Valerie is no longer set to join Mike Ashley’s Sports Direct family, after the sportswear group withdrew its bid just two days after making an offer.
House of Fraser Belfast secured Subscription
House of Fraser has secured a new long-term lease for its store in Belfast’s Victoria Square shopping centre and is planning a £10m refurbishment.
Retailers ramp up redundancies Subscription
Many more retail jobs are at risk on the UK high street as cost-cutting amid tough trading conditions and an evolving retail landscape bites, headhunters have warned.
Mike Ashley's grip on UK retail market revealedSubscription
Sports Direct owner Mike Ashley’s growing group of businesses captured 3.2% of all UK non-food retail spend in 2018, new research has shown.
Mike Ashley faces late filing fineSubscription
Mike Ashley is facing a late filing fine for one of his companies, after it failed to file its accounts on 23 July 2018.
Suppliers’ fears for Debenhams mount Subscription
Suppliers have expressed concern about the future of Debenhams following last week’s revolt by Mike Ashley at the retailer’s annual general meeting.
Fashion retail's highs and lows of 2018Subscription
As this year comes to a close and a new one approaches, Drapers recaps the twists and turns in the retail industry over the past 12 months
Mike Ashley, owner and CEO, Sports Direct Group Subscription
Owner of Sports Direct, USC, Flannels, Cruise, Van Mildert, House of Fraser, Evans Cycles, a 27% stake in French Connection and a 30% stake in Debenhams, Mike Ashley is arguably the new king of the UK high street.
Sales edge up at Sports Direct Subscription
Group revenue at Sports Direct edged up 0.2% year on year for the 26 weeks to 28 October, despite the “struggles of the high street”.
Mike Ashley has reportedly decided to close all of his stores that are located in Intu-owned shopping centres – including Sports Direct and USC – as his dispute with the landlord continues.