Property firms will have to share the pain of town-centre stores as they battle a tough economic outlook and competition from the internet, retail parks and shopping malls, leading British shopkeepers said.
Sainsbury’s and Mothercare will be among the retailers participating in the retail mentoring program at 2010’s BLE trade show. Legal, technical and financial questions will be answered. The show takes place 28-30 Sept...
Mother and baby products retailer Mothercare posted a bigger-than-expected drop in quarterly sales in its main British market and said profit margins would suffer as it battles a tough consumer outlook.
Plans by Britain's top supermarkets to ramp up growth in non-food markets could help their traditionally defensive stocks to thrive in an economic recovery and pile pressure on firms like Home Retail and Marks & Spencer.
British retailer Mothercare is planning for tough trading in its main UK market, but believes growth overseas and new products like a pushchair which can switch the direction a child is facing will help it to cope.