Tag: profits

UK Business Confidence hits 20 Year High

Posted on 8 January, 2014 by Kirsten Kennedy under Business News, Economy

According to three major business surveys, UK companies have now reached highs in business confidence not seen for 20 years, with the majority of firms surveyed believing they will be able to grow sales, profits and exports in the next 12... Read More

High Street Boost Indicates End of Recession is Near

Posted on 22 October, 2012 by Kirsten Kennedy under Economy

The past few years have been tough for most British families. Rising inflation, mounting numbers of people unable to find work and the high cost of everyday items have left many consumers out of pocket and struggling to make ends... Read More

Aldi Sees Profits Rise by 450 Per Cent as Shoppers Search for Bargains

Posted on 8 October, 2012 by Kirsten Kennedy under Business News

Budget supermarkets are performing exceptionally well in the current double dip recession, as consumers desert more expensive stores such as Waitrose and Tesco in order to stretch their cash further. Yet one budget brand is seeing their profit margins... Read More

Ladbrokes Results Confirm High Street Bookmakers are Prospering

Posted on 4 August, 2012 by Neil Bird under Business News, Economy

Recently Movehut reported a strong half yearly performance from William Hill.... Read More

Leading Retail Commercial Properties Report Mixed Fortunes over Christmas

Posted on 8 January, 2012 by Neil Bird under Business News, Economy, Industry News

Two of the UKs leading retailers experienced starkly different Christmas trading patterns figures released this week reveal.... Read More

Christmas Markets: Effects on Commercial Properties

Posted on 28 December, 2011 by Kirsten Kennedy under Business News, Economy, Industry News

Christmas Markets all over the country are lighting up the festive period with local commercial properties, offices and small businesses basking in the glow.... Read More

Online Retailer Ocado Blames Commercial Property Distribution Problems for Profit Warning

Posted on 25 December, 2011 by Neil Bird under Business News, Economy, Industry News

Online grocery retailer Ocado has raised eyebrows by issuing a stark profit warning. The company had expected to make significant gains this year but instead the trading statement suggests they will do well to break even.... Read More

Supergroup Profits Hit Due to Commercial Property Issue

Posted on 9 October, 2011 by MOVEHUT under Business News, Economy, Industry News

Supergroup, who own Superdry, 77Breed and SurfCo California have seen share prices drop and profits threatened... Read More

Restaurant Sales Grow Despite UK Riots

Posted on 5 September, 2011 by MOVEHUT under Industry News

Restaurant Group PLC, who own Chiquito, Frankie & Benny’s and Garfunkel's restaurant chains have announced that despite the effects of the riots... Read More