Tag : JD Sports
Record results for JD SportsSubscription
Revenue at JD Sports Fashion almost doubled to £4.7bn for the 52 weeks to 2 February 2019, as the retailer defied high street gloom by steering clear of reactive discounting and maintaining a clear customer proposition.
Ex-Jigsaw CEO joins Size? Subscription
Former Jigsaw chief executive Chris Stephenson has been appointed managing director of JD Sports Fashion-owned footwear fascias Size? and Footpatrol.
Sales up as JD Sports expands internationallySubscription
Total sales were up 15% at JD Sports for the 48 weeks period to 5 January 2019, compared with the year before.
Peter Cowgill continued the global march of JD Sports Fashion this year. In June, the group bought US retailer Finish Line for $588m (£396m), adding to its fascias, Tessuti, Size?, Footpatrol, Mainline and Scotts.
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JD Sports CFO to step downSubscription
JD Sports has announced that chief financial officer, Brian Small, is retiring after 15 years at the business.
The chief financial officer of JD Sports Fashion Group, Brian Small, has said the retailer is unfazed by the tough UK trading climate and the struggles affecting Debenhams and House of Fraser.
Gyms in stores: workout winner or fitness flop? Subscription
As Sports Direct, JD Sports and now Debenhams launch on-site fitness centres, Drapers investigates whether this growing trend set to continue.
JD Sports pumps up Pentland profitsSubscription
Pentland Group, the brand management company and majority stakeholder in JD Sports Fashion, announced an increase in group revenue of 25% to £3.6bn, driven by “a record performance” from the sportswear retailer, in the 12 months to 31 December 2017 year on year.
JD Sports faces executive pay rebellionSubscription
An influential investor group has urged JD Sports shareholders to vote down its pay report at its annual general meeting on 28 June.