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heraldscotland
Market rises as poor Chinese data fuel hope of more money-boosting measuresThe market was also boosted after UK consumer price inflation edged up to 0.2%
Market rises as poor Chinese data fuel hope of more money-boosting measures
heraldscotland / Posted 17 days ago
The market was also boosted after UK consumer price inflation edged up to 0.2% in December from 0.1% in November, its highest level for eleven months as a steep rise in air fares over the Christmas holidays offset falling food and clothing... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Sainsbury's takeover of Argos likely after drop in sales at high street chainSales at the high street chain dropped 2.2% in the 18 weeks to January 2, hit b
Sainsbury's takeover of Argos likely after drop in sales at high street chain
Daily Mirror / Posted 22 days ago
Sales at the high street chain dropped 2.2% in the 18 weeks to January 2, hit by falling demand for video games consoles, computer tablets and ‘white’ goods such as washing machines. Weak trading prompted owner Home Retail Group (HRG) to warn... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Home Retail Group warns over profits after Argos sales fall Home Retail posted a 2.2% fall in sales at established Argos stores for the 1
Home Retail Group warns over profits after Argos sales fall
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 22 days ago
Home Retail posted a 2.2% fall in sales at established Argos stores for the 18 weeks to January 2 Argos owner Home Retail Group has warned over profits after it said the chain suffered... Read more
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22d
heraldscotland
Home Retail Group warns over profits after Argos festive sales fallJohn Walden, chief executive of Home Retail, said it had been a "very eventful"
Home Retail Group warns over profits after Argos festive sales fall
heraldscotland / Posted 22 days ago
John Walden, chief executive of Home Retail, said it had been a "very eventful" time for the group after it rebuffed the bid approach from Sainsbury's before Christmas and revealed advanced discussions over a £340 million sale of Homebase. It said... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Home Retail Group warns over profits after Argos sales fallArgos owner Home Retail Group has warned over profits after it said the chain s
Home Retail Group warns over profits after Argos sales fall
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 22 days ago
Argos owner Home Retail Group has warned over profits after it said the chain suffered falling sales amid "mixed" trading over Christmas. Home Retail - which on Wednesday night revealed talks to sell its DIY arm Homebase and rejected a takeover... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Home Retail Group warns over profits after Argos sales fallArgos owner Home Retail Group has warned over profits after it said the chain s
Home Retail Group warns over profits after Argos sales fall
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 22 days ago
Argos owner Home Retail Group has warned over profits after it said the chain suffered falling sales amid "mixed" trading over Christmas. Home Retail - which on Wednesday night revealed talks to sell its DIY arm Homebase and rejected a takeover... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Home Retail Group warns over profits after Argos sales fallArgos owner Home Retail Group has warned over profits after it said the chain s
Home Retail Group warns over profits after Argos sales fall
Croydon Guardian / Posted 22 days ago
Argos owner Home Retail Group has warned over profits after it said the chain suffered falling sales amid "mixed" trading over Christmas. Home Retail - which on Wednesday night revealed talks to sell its DIY arm Homebase and rejected a takeover... Read more
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heraldscotland
Debenhams posts sales rise after bumper Black Friday and Christmas boostDebenhams, which has around 160 UK stores out of more than 250 worldwide, said
Debenhams posts sales rise after bumper Black Friday and Christmas boost
heraldscotland / Posted 24 days ago
Debenhams, which has around 160 UK stores out of more than 250 worldwide, said it cut back on certain clothing lines such as winter coats to overcome the impact of the warmest December in over 100 years. Rivals such as Next and Marks & Spencer were... Read more
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Scotsman
Argos-owner says no to Sainsbury’s takeover bid Sainbury's made an approach to the owner of Argos. Picture: Alan Watson Sains
Argos-owner says no to Sainsbury’s takeover bid
Scotsman / Posted 30 days ago
Sainbury's made an approach to the owner of Argos. Picture: Alan Watson Sainsbury’s, Britain’s second biggest supermarket group, yesterday confirmed it had made a secret cash-and-shares bid approach... Read more
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