JD Sports issued a stock exchange statement on Monday after a weekend report said that its executive chairman had held meetings with his opposite number at Footasylum, possibly breaching competition rules.
Buy-Now-Pay-Later finance firm Clearpay has introduced its in-store payments programme in the UK in time for the festive shopping season. Shoppers can now buy items in selected retail stores using the Clearpay card.
Just how Important shopping centres are to town centres becomes clear with the latest move in Burnley. The Lancashire town’s council has purchased the Charter Walk Shopping Centre for a cut-price £20.7m.
Missguided has finally filled the long-vacant key post of chief digital officer. The UK-based online fast-fashion retailer has reportedly poached Nick Thomas from UK health supplements retailer Holland & Barrett.
JD Sports continues to focus on new stores and CBRE Investment Management has signed it up to a new, upsized flagship store at “Colchester’s premier shopping destination", Lion Walk. It will open this month.
JD Sports Fashion has become the subject of another Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) investigation. This time it relates to the sale of merchandise linked to English Premiership football club Leicester City.