Tag : Frasers Group
Mike Ashley, chief executive of Frasers Group, has issued a public apology after a spat with the government over trying to keep his Sports Direct stores open when non-essential businesses were ordered to close.
Jack Wills continues to slash storesSubscription
Frasers Group has announced the immediate closure of a further 17 Jack Wills stores, bringing the total number of store closures announced over the last week to 22.
As retailers today face the quarter-year rent deadline, Drapers provides a rundown of the rent concessions requests already put to landlords as a result of the coronavirus crisis.
Frasers Group shopworkers face uncertainty over their jobs, after the Mike Ashley-owned chain u-turned on its decision to open stores during coronavirus.
Frasers Group has U-turned on an announcement that Sports Direct and Evans Cycles stores were to stay open during the UK’s new lockdown measures, and will now not open stores until it receives the “go-ahead” from the government.
Jack Wills shutters further storesSubscription
Frasers Group has announced it will close another nine Jack Wills stores, after its acquisition of the lifestyle brand last August.
Frasers Group has said that it will not meet its growth targets for 2020, because of the coronavirus outbreak.
Frasers Group calls for business rates reform Subscription
Frasers Group, formally known as Sports Direct International, has backed the British Retail Consortium’s business rates campaign calling for the government to “significantly modify” the current system.
Drapers explores how retailers can tempt shoppers to physical stores in the long term
Frasers Group settles Belgian tax dispute Subscription
Mike Ashley’s Frasers Group, formerly known as Sports Direct International, has settled its tax dispute with Belgian authorities.