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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Friday 26 September 2008
Retail chain JJB Sports axed its dividend for shareholders today after slumping to a half-year loss.
Wednesday 24 September 2008
Wednesday 11 June 2008
The FTSE 100 was up 11.5 points at 5838.8 at 11:02 a.m. on Wednesday. Energy and resource stocks rallied, again, on the outlook for the price of oil, but house builders were down, again, after Merrill Lynch dashed for the alarm button. The broker cut Barratt, Bellway, Berkeley and Redrow to underperform, and moved Persimmon to “neutral” from "buy".
Thursday 17 April 2008
JJB Sports is axing 800 jobs and closing 72 of its shops to try to improve performance after profits dropped 28.5 per cent last year.
Wednesday 16 April 2008
JJB Sports revealed another major blow to the high street today after it said it was shutting 72 stores with the loss of around 800 jobs.
Thursday 10 January 2008
JJB Sports has agreed to compensate football fans short-changed by its role in a cartel organised to fix the price of replica shirts.
Thursday 08 June 2006
Thursday 18 May 2006
Thursday 20 October 2005
Tuesday 14 December 2004
The word in the City is that JJB Sports is struggling in the run-up to Christmas and as traders picked up the talk they were quick to exit the retailer, sending its stock down 6.75p to 188p.
Thursday 14 October 2004
Shares In JJB Sports plunged 19 per cent yesterday as the sportswear retailer revealed it had called off bid talks after failing to agree on a price.
Wednesday 13 October 2004
Shares in retailer JJB Sports tumbled 19 per cent today after it revealed the collapse of takeover talks and a 25 per cent fall in half-year operating profits.
Saturday 10 July 2004
JJB Sports, Britain's largest sportswear retailer, revealed yesterday that a hoped-for boost to sales from Euro 2004 had failed to halt its decline in revenues, sending its shares down 15p to 259p.
Thursday 15 April 2004
Thursday 09 October 2003
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