LONDON British clothing chain Next forecast a fourth straight fall in annual profit on Thursday as it grapples with the sector's structural shift from physical stores to online.
LONDON Home improvement retailer Kingfisher is parting company with Chief Executive Véronique Laury after it reported a 13 percent fall in annual profit, more than halfway through a five-year transformation plan that was designed to boost earnings.
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LONDON, March 14 Britain's parliament was due to
vote on Thursday on whether to delay Brexit beyond March 29 and
Prime Minister Theresa May prepared to push lawmakers to vote
again before then on her EU divorce deal, which they have twice
LONDON Toilet rolls and painkillers are some of items Britons have started to stockpile ahead of a potential no-deal Brexit, supermarket Morrisons said on Wednesday, as it posted a rise in profit and paid its third special dividend in a year.
LONDON, March 8 British Prime Minister Theresa
May was planning to turn up the pressure on the European Union
on Friday to break an impasse in Brexit negotiations with a
speech saying the bloc would be damaged too if Britain left
without a deal.
LONDON Britain's John Lewis Partnership said it is as ready as it can be for Brexit, whatever scenario, after reporting a 45 percent drop in full year profit and cutting its staff bonus to the lowest level in 66 years on Thursday.
LONDON British baker and takeaway food group Greggs said on Thursday it expected to pay a special dividend in July after a "very strong" start to 2019 as it reported a 10 percent rise in 2018 profit.
LONDON Sales at Sainsbury's, Britain's No. 2 supermarket group, have worsened, industry data showed on Tuesday, adding to its woes after a brutal provisional regulatory view on its proposed 7.3 billion pound takeover of Asda.
Debenhams warned on profit again on Tuesday, as the British department store group edged nearer to a restructuring that analysts expect will include a share issue and an acceleration of its store closure plans.