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by sqwidge1978
Sat 10 Oct, 2020 21.45
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Poundland's going chilly
Replies: 3
Views: 501

Re: Poundland's going chilly

Skegness store was supposed to have this rolled out in July but was delayed due to Covid.
by sqwidge1978
Sat 10 Oct, 2020 21.43
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: The Tesco & other non-Morrisons supermarket thread
Replies: 1674
Views: 494210

Re: The Tesco & other non-Morrisons supermarket thread

Tesco (Bookers) seem to be moving Jack's over to a 'Symbol Brand' convenience store format. https://www.facebook.com/JacksofBlantyre/ The first store opens in Blantyre in Scotland following the rebranding of the Family Shopper store. This follows a roll out of Jack's products to One Stop at the star...
by sqwidge1978
Wed 24 Jun, 2020 09.41
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: High Street chain collapse sweepstake
Replies: 1740
Views: 427096

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: 2259
Views: 624701

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: 1740
Views: 427096

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: 620
Views: 169029

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: 33659

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.

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by sqwidge1978
Sat 30 Mar, 2019 00.12
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: High Street chain collapse sweepstake
Replies: 1740
Views: 427096

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: 20275

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