Tag : Mike Ashley
Sports Direct’s annual report has revealed a staff turnover rate of 22%, almost three times the national average.
Co-founder of lingerie brand Agent Provocateur, Joe Corré, has lashed out at the sale of the company to Mike Ashley-backed Four Marketing, branding the deal a “disgrace to British business”.
Ashley Debenhams coup is a 'protection' playSubscription
As the power struggle between the board of Debenhams and Mike Ashley reached boiling point this week, industry stakeholders remain unconvinced that the involvement of the Sports Direct tycoon would revive the department store’s fortunes.
Ashley demands position on Debenhams boardSubscription
Sports Direct has called for a general meeting of Debenhams to appoint Mike Ashley to the board of directors.
Ashley eyes HoF store freeholds Subscription
Sports Direct owner Mike Ashley is understood to be in discussions to buy the freeholds of several House of Fraser stores.
Ashley facing £14m lawsuit over alleged dealSubscription
Sports Direct owner Mike Ashley is facing a £14m lawsuit over an alleged deal made in a London pub in 2013.
Ashley injects 'own DNA' into House of FraserSubscription
House of Fraser suppliers and industry sources expressed little surprise today as Sports Direct owner Mike Ashley culled senior management at the troubled department store chain.
Mike Ashley’s shock revolt at Debenhams’ shareholder meeting could be the first salvo in an attempt to gain control of the business, retail experts have said.
Brands spooked by HoF closuresSubscription
Some brands supplying House of Fraser are delaying committing to orders for spring 19 because of continuing uncertainty about store closures at the department store chain.
The retail industry is calling for urgent action on business rates from the government as high streets across the UK prepare for another wave of store closures.