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100 jobs lost at Poundworld

Almost 100 head office jobs at Poundworld have been cut as the struggling retailer continues its search for a buyer.

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Gap launches limited-edition collection with Sarah Jessica Parker

It's not altogether surprising that the struggling brand is pairing with a celebrity it worked with during a more prosperous time.






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Retail Gazette Loves: Iceland’s response to the #kfccrisis

The world (well the internet) has been saturated with headlines regarding the shortage of chicken at fast food giant KFC. After switching to DHL to deliver its chicken, KFC has experienced “hiccups” which lead to a peak of 646 of its 900 stores being shut. The “teething troubles” which lead to the closures sparked anger and confusion across the country






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Scramble to find buyer leaves Toys R Us on brink collapse

Toys R Us UK is set to receive offers from prospective investors by the end of the week as its US parent scrambles to sell the loss-making businesses. According to Sky News , the toy retailer met potential buyers over the last two days and has called for expressions of interest to be submitted by the end of today. Should a buyer not be found very soon, Toys R Us UK is understood to face a very real chance of bankruptcy, threatening around 2500 jobs






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J. Crew tries on style revamp to recapture sales

Small but meaningful fashion changes could help the struggling brand, but with dozens of stores closing, it may be too little, too late.






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J. Crew tries on style revamp to recapture sales

Small but meaningful fashion changes could help the struggling brand, but with dozens of stores closing, it may be too little, too late.






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Sears pulls more financial levers as sales plunge

The maneuver gives Sears a break from paying into pension plans as the struggling company reports that same-store sales plummeted 15.3%.






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Bon-Ton suppliers reportedly pulling back

Some of the struggling retailer's vendors are asking for better financial terms as they try to protect themselves from the possibility of bankruptcy, Bloomberg reports.






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Cramer’s lightning round: Don’t run for Finish Line

Jim Cramer speeds through his take on callers' favorite stocks, including the struggling Finish Line.






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New Look scraps Paula Dumont Lopez appointment

New Look has scrapped the appointment of its new chief creative officer Paula Dumont Lopez following the shock resignation of its chief executive earlier this month. In June, it was announced that Zara’s Zara head of basics and Espirit’s current head of womenswear Dumont Lopez would replace outgoing veteran Roger Wightman at New Look






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