A chain of electrical stores under the Comet name is to be launched in a bid to fill the gap in the market left by the now-defunct retailer.
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Wednesday 28 October 2009
The spat between Sports Direct and Newcastle United owner Mike Ashley and Kaupthing Singer and Friedlander's administrators reached a new level yesterday as the two parties traded yet another round of claims over disputed shares.
Tuesday 20 October 2009
Sunday 11 October 2009
Saturday 10 October 2009
Sports retailer JJB Sports yesterday postponed a £100m rights issue after a City regulator intervened to delay the deal that was due to be announced yesterday morning.
Friday 09 October 2009
JJB Sports will today unveil a £100m cash call aimed at securing the ailing sportswear retailer's future.
Friday 25 September 2009
JJB Sports has admitted that its stores will not be fully stocked in the run-up to Christmas as losses at the struggling chain soared.
Monday 21 September 2009
Today: Oil & gas assurance and quality control company Velosi is expected to announce an impressive set of first-half results this morning, showing that trading was better than expected. Last year's pre-tax profits increase of 30 per cent will most probably be replicated.
Thursday 10 September 2009
Two major sportswear chains were at the centre of a fraud investigation today.
Friday 17 July 2009
Monday 13 July 2009
Retail sector investors will be keen to hear how the top end of the market is faring when Burberry posts a first quarter update this Wednesday.
Monday 08 June 2009
JD Sports Fashion has revealed another strong performance after sales growth accelerated in the eight weeks to the end of last month.
Friday 29 May 2009
Newcastle were today still attempting to finalise a deal to secure Alan Shearer as their manager.
Friday 22 May 2009
Monday 13 April 2009
JJB Sports, the troubled sportswear retailer, is to send out legal notices to investors to unearth who bought part of a large shareholding that was sold off two weeks ago. The founder of rival chain Sports Direct, Mike Ashley, will be one investor to receive the notice.
Thursday 26 March 2009
Steep falls in demand for non-food goods sent retail sales plummeting by 1.9 per cent last month as the recession tightened its grip, official figures revealed today.
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