Multiyork

11 Dec 18
Municipal Dreams

In the 1960s, Thetford was the fastest growing town in the country; almost two thirds of incomers came from London and a further 15 percent from the wider south-east. (1)  Some even called it ‘the London Borough of Thetford’.  By any standards, this was a seismic shift.  The last post examined the nuts and bolts […]

04 Oct 18
Archy news nety

The chief executive of the rescued Royal Bank of Scotland has warned a no-deal that the Brexit could tip the UK into a recession. Ross McEwan said that a "bad Brexit" could lead to negative growth in Great Britain and that RBS has become more cautious for some sectors, including retailers. "We expect a 1-1.5% […]

04 Oct 18
News Archives Uk

The chief executive of the bailed-out Royal Bank of Scotland has a no-deal deal. Brexit could tip the UK into a recession. Ross McEwan said a "bad Brexit" could result in negative growth in Britain and that RBS had become more cautious about lending to some sectors, including retail. "We are assuming 1-1.5% growth for […]

04 Oct 18
Arcynewsy

The managing director of the Royal Bank of Scotland, in a state of rescue, warned that a Brexit without agreements could lead the UK into a recession. Ross McEwan said that a "bad Brexit" could lead to negative growth in Britain and that RBS has become more cautious about lending to certain sectors, including retail. […]

31 Aug 18
Arcynewsy

Consumers reject the no-deal fears and the unceasing noise of the Brexit, while confidence resumes in August The GfK consumer confidence index skips three points at -7 in August It comes despite the significant concern and uncertainty surrounding Brexit The main buying index rose by 8 points: good news for big ticket retailers Of Emily […]

28 Aug 18
News Archives Uk

Sports Direct has hammered out negotiations with House of Fraser homeowners, warning that "greedy landlords" are to blame if hundreds of retail outlets are lost as a result of imminent closures. The sportswear retailer, which is controlled by Mike Ashley, snatched up the affected department store chain for £ 90m earlier this month, but it's […]

02 May 18
Nouvelles Du Monde

Maison de fraser est de fermer des magasins, potentiellement mettre des centaines d’emplois à risque, dans le cadre d’un accord de restructuration formelle en vertu de laquelle le propriétaire chinois de Hamleys prendra le contrôle de la chaîne de grands magasins en difficulté. C.banner achète une participation de 51% dans le groupe de Maison de […]

25 Apr 18
Gill Pipkin Consulting

It’s not every day that you hear stories of outstanding customer service, so I was really impressed to hear a friend’s account of her interaction with sofa retailer DFS. Severe allergies mean buying new furniture can be a minefield, so my friend felt reassured when DFS worked with her to identify what would be suitable […]