Sports Direct’s new tech-powered Manchester flagship

// Sports Direct will open its third flagship tomorrow inside Manchester’s Arndale Centre // The 50,000sq ft store spans five floors and includes dedicated interactive areas for football, golf, running, outdoor and swimming Sports Direct opened the doors to its new 50,000sq ft Manchester flagship on Friday making way for its “most advanced store to date”. The... Continue Reading →

UK’s John Lewis eyes end of 100% staff ownership

March 18 (Reuters) - British retailer John Lewis, which has been 100% owned by its staff, is considering diluting its partnership structure, The Sunday Times reported on Saturday. The report said that the company would consider selling only a minority stake and its priority would be to maintain majority employee ownership. Chairperson Sharon White is in the... Continue Reading →

Starbucks to open 100 new UK coffee shops

// Starbucks is opening 100 new coffee shops as it invests £30m into the UK // The coffee chain explored selling its UK business last July amid concerns over rising costs and increased competition from rivals Starbucks has squashed rumours it is looking to sell its UK business after it unveiled plans to open 100 new coffee shops... Continue Reading →

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