Tag : JD Sports
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.
Why JD Sports is outpacing its rivalsSubscription
Knowing its customer and its place in the market has allowed JD Sports to thrive while its rivals struggle in a tough environment
JD Sports opens Essex superstoreSubscription
Retailer JD Sports has opened a new store in Essex-based shopping centre Eastgate.
JD Sports opens first store in Austria Subscription
JD Sports has opened its first store in Austria, on Vienna’s Mariahilfer Strasse, as it continues to expand its global portfolio.
Peter Cowgill, the executive chairman of JD Sports Fashion, will announce later today that he remains confident that the group will deliver ”headline” profit before tax in its full year results.
Cowgill set for £6m JD Sports bonusSubscription
Peter Cowgill, the executive chairman of JD Sports, is set to receive a one-off bonus of £6m in recognition of his “exceptional performance” at the helm of the sportswear giant.
The competition and markets authority (CMA) is planning to review JD Sports Fashion’s acquisition of smaller rival Footasylum.
JD Sports to wholesale own-label brandsSubscription
JD Sports Fashion will wholesale at least 20 of its private-label brands to retailers including Simply Be, Very.com and Zalando for the first time, Drapers can reveal.
JD Sports refutes health and safety claimsSubscription
JD Sports has denied poor working conditions at its warehouse after figures revealed under the Freedom of Information Act showed ambulances were called to its Rochdale site 40 times last year.
Boohoo hires former JD Sports CFO Subscription
The Boohoo Group has appointed former JD Sports chief financial officer Brian Small as an independent non-executive director with immediate effect.