Tag : Alex Baldock
Outgoing group CEO of Shop Direct Alex Baldock has said he turned the business around during one of UK retail’s most “rapid and far-reaching transformations”.
Group revenue at Shop Direct jumped by 6.3% in the seven weeks to 22 December 2017, driven by a strong performance from lifestyle site Very and electricals.
Last year: 5
Failed Shop Direct sale sparked Baldock’s exit Subscription
The failure to sell Shop Direct this summer sparked Baldock’s impending departure from the firm, industry observers have said.
I have watched Shop Direct’s transformation closely over the years, as it has evolved from an old-fashioned catalogue business to become one of the UK’s most successful online pureplay retailers.
Alex Baldock to exit Shop DirectSubscription
Shop Direct chief executive Alex Baldock is to leave the etailer next summer.
Mobile drives growth at Shop Direct Subscription
Etailer Shop Direct has announced its fifth consecutive year of record sales and underlying profits, as mobile sales soar to 69% of all online orders.