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by JAS84
Tue 27 Oct, 2020 12.13
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: MFI and Woolworths
Replies: 117
Views: 37852

Re: MFI and Woolworths

by JAS84
Fri 09 Oct, 2020 13.43
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: High Street chain collapse sweepstake
Replies: 1772
Views: 468179

Re: High Street chain collapse sweepstake

Peacocks and Bonmarché are in trouble.
https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-54477265
by JAS84
Sun 04 Oct, 2020 03.00
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Coronavirus - Strange times
Replies: 309
Views: 46891

Re: Coronavirus - Strange times

Looks like Trump knows how Boris felt in April now.
by JAS84
Sun 04 Oct, 2020 02.48
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: High Street chain collapse sweepstake
Replies: 1772
Views: 468179

Re: High Street chain collapse sweepstake

Cineworld is closing all of it's cinemas. Supposedly temporarily, but staff will lose their jobs and they do seem to be in a financial pickle...
https://variety.com/2020/film/global/ci ... 234791728/
by JAS84
Sat 05 Sep, 2020 11.12
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: APFS wiki 2002
Replies: 19
Views: 2839

Re: APFS wiki 2002

The site is actually back online, so everything should be here.
http://www.mcmweb.co.uk/apfs/index.html
by JAS84
Sat 22 Aug, 2020 13.56
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: High Street chain collapse sweepstake
Replies: 1772
Views: 468179

Re: High Street chain collapse sweepstake

Is Argos done for as a standalone operation I wonder? Obviously following the Sainsbury's acquisition rationalisation of the store estate was inevitable (and indeed well underway, with a number of high street locations being closed and 'moved' to a Sainsbury's several miles away) but their actions ...
by JAS84
Mon 17 Aug, 2020 21.08
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Another High Street Rebrand
Replies: 2275
Views: 676631

Re: Another High Street Rebrand

This is the rebrand thread, I think that belongs in the high street chain collapse thread?
by JAS84
Fri 07 Aug, 2020 18.40
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: Another High Street Rebrand
Replies: 2275
Views: 676631

Re: Another High Street Rebrand

New Sports Direct logo.
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by JAS84
Mon 13 Jul, 2020 16.31
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: High Street chain collapse sweepstake
Replies: 1772
Views: 468179

Re: High Street chain collapse sweepstake

The National Holidays brand has been bought. The new owner JG Travel plans to rehire the drivers and run most of the same trips starting next year, but isn't taking responsibility for the previous company's debts.
https://www.travelmole.com/news_feature ... id=2043493
by JAS84
Sun 12 Jul, 2020 20.45
Forum: The Lounge
Topic: High Street chain collapse sweepstake
Replies: 1772
Views: 468179

Re: High Street chain collapse sweepstake

However, I wouldn't put it past Boots in the end to close some of the smaller community based stores in the future. Are a lot of these not also acquisitions? I thought Boots had a bit of a policy of buying up pharmacies to stop the competition buying them. (I'm not sure if closing a pharmacy needs ...