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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.
Record results for JD SportsSubscription
Revenue at JD Sports Fashion almost doubled to £4.7bn for the 52 weeks to 2 February 2019, as the retailer defied high street gloom by steering clear of reactive discounting and maintaining a clear customer proposition.
Ex-Jigsaw CEO joins Size? Subscription
Former Jigsaw chief executive Chris Stephenson has been appointed managing director of JD Sports Fashion-owned footwear fascias Size? and Footpatrol.
Sales up as JD Sports expands internationallySubscription
Total sales were up 15% at JD Sports for the 48 weeks period to 5 January 2019, compared with the year before.
Peter Cowgill continued the global march of JD Sports Fashion this year. In June, the group bought US retailer Finish Line for $588m (£396m), adding to its fascias, Tessuti, Size?, Footpatrol, Mainline and Scotts.