Search found 74 matches

by sqwidge1978
Wed 24 Jun, 2020 09.41
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: High Street chain collapse sweepstake
Replies: 1698
Views: 382655

Re: High Street chain collapse sweepstake

Go Outdoors is going into administration... despite being owned by JD Sports, who don't seem to be in trouble? https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-53127083 GO Outdoors have been brought out of administration all stores to be retained for at least 12 months, all staff to be transfered to new owners,...
by sqwidge1978
Tue 28 Jan, 2020 18.08
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Another High Street Rebrand
Replies: 2246
Views: 570551

Re: Another High Street Rebrand

Not quite high street - but Stagecoach are doing an evolution of the beach ball logo and new liveries. Its starting to be rolled out this year https://up.metropol247.co.uk/012020/1579950421_1827942541.jpg If you look, they have changed the colours on the beach ball - and I know how poorly its been ...
by sqwidge1978
Thu 28 Nov, 2019 20.52
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: High Street chain collapse sweepstake
Replies: 1698
Views: 382655

Re: High Street chain collapse sweepstake

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-50094937 Buyer found. Peacocks. https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-50584658 How ethical is this, as Philip Day owned Bon Marchè via Spectre, and is the owner of Peacocks via EWM. Also Peacoks made a bid for Bonarchè earlier this year and it was turned down by Sp...
by sqwidge1978
Tue 27 Aug, 2019 10.22
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: The Unofficial Sainsbury's Thread
Replies: 595
Views: 151579

Re: The Unofficial Sainsbury's Thread

A new one on me today at Euro Garages Bangor: Sainsburys On The Go; a very small, WHSmith Travel style shop mainly selling sandwiches, crisps, vapes (a lot of vapes) and a surprisingly well stocked condiments and tinned goods section. Seems to be a trial at several Euro Garages that began in May. h...
by sqwidge1978
Fri 10 May, 2019 17.24
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: The Co-op Thread
Replies: 96
Views: 31079

Re: The Co-op Thread

Lakes & Dale's Co-operative, which are owned by Scotmid (previously Penrith Co-operative Socity be takeover and rebrand by Scotmid) appear to have adopted the International Coop branding too.

Image
by sqwidge1978
Sat 30 Mar, 2019 00.12
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: High Street chain collapse sweepstake
Replies: 1698
Views: 382655

Re: High Street chain collapse sweepstake

Select Fashion on brink of colapse

https://www.retailsector.co.uk/45076-se ... s-at-risk/

Arcadia Group poised for disposal of 67 stores prior to potential CVA

https://www.plymouthherald.co.uk/news/b ... 67-2694784
by sqwidge1978
Tue 12 Mar, 2019 23.49
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: ***THE OFFICIAL ALL NEW SAFEWAY THREAD***
Replies: 48
Views: 18800

Re: ***THE OFFICIAL ALL NEW SAFEWAY THREAD***

Looks like Morrisons are opening Safeway Daily stores in petrol stations, which seems confusing, as McColls which stock the Safeway brand are launching Morrisons Daily stores.

https://www.derbytelegraph.co.uk/news/d ... by-2620605
by sqwidge1978
Thu 28 Feb, 2019 21.07
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: ***THE OFFICIAL ALL NEW SAFEWAY THREAD***
Replies: 48
Views: 18800

Re: ***THE OFFICIAL ALL NEW SAFEWAY THREAD***

Can’t help but wonder, given Morrisons clearly don’t have an issue with their name being plastered all over it, why they don’t just stock Morrisons-branded stuff instead. Looks like they may have had a rethink on the safe way brand as they appear to be rolling out Morrisons Daily brand rather than ...
by sqwidge1978
Wed 06 Feb, 2019 19.59
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Another High Street Rebrand
Replies: 2246
Views: 570551

Re: Another High Street Rebrand

Card Foctory has had a rebrand towards the end of last year. Old Logo https://www.killingworthcentre.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/10/Card-Factory-Logo-Master.jpg Stacked/Square Version https://wl3-cdn.landsec.com/sites/default/files/images/shops/logos/card-factory_0.png New Logo https://media.cardfac...