Two directors to leave Carphone

Carphone Warehouse, the mobile phone and electricals retail group, is to part company with two directors after a management restructuring.

Steve Blan, the European retail director, and Ashley Cook, its business operations director, are going.

A spokesman for Carphone said: "We recently carried out a restructure of our senior management team as part of our plans to integrate all our brands to ensure greater efficiency and to avoid duplication of effort."

A "small number" of the company's directors would leave, he added.