Tag : JD Sports
How JD Sports became a retail powerhouseSubscription
JD Sports Fashion executive chairman Peter Cowgill reveals how he built a multi-billion pound sportswear behemoth.
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.
JD Sports to take lease of Topshop WestfieldSubscription
JD Sports has signed a 10-year lease on a second store at London’s Westfield Stratford City, taking over the Topshop Topman unit.
'Positive' festive trading at JD Sports Subscription
JD Sports Fashion has reported “positive like-for-like sales” over the Christmas trading period, particularly across international markets.
JD Sports to debut in ParisSubscription
JD Sports has announced that it will be opening a new 21,500 sq ft flagship store in Paris, France, at the start of the summer.
JD Sports defends Footasylum takeover bidSubscription
JD Sports has defended its Footasylum takeover bid by claiming major sportswear brand owners, namely Nike and Adidas, set the competitive framework between retailers.
JD Sports to open Brighton superstore Subscription
JD Sports is relocating its store in Brighton-based shopping centre Churchill Square to a new 16,500 sq ft superstore in spring 2020.
Drapers investigates the dominance of Nike and Adidas in the sportswear industry as they both shift toward direct-to-consumer strategies.
Pentland sells £177m stake in JD Sports Subscription
Pentland Group, the largest shareholder in JD Sports, has sold a stake in the sportswear retailer worth £177m.
The UK’s competition watchdog has warned that JD Sports’ move to acquire Footasylum for £90m could hurt competition on the high street, referring it for a further investigation.