Sports Direct, the retailer owned by reclusive billionaire Mike Ashley, has sealed a £7 million deal to acquire an 80 per cent shareholding in designer clothing chains West Coast Capital (USC) and Cruise Clothing.
London Euston has been named as one of ten locations across the UK that will trial a single compliance process for enquiries across a range of different taxes, HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) has revealed.
DTZ, the global real estate adviser, has further expanded its regional media team in the UK with the appointment of Hannah Gurnham as Marketing and Communications Executive to raise the profile of the company’s work for its client base across the north of England.
David Hughes sums up his entrepreneurial career to date thus: four spectacular successes and two failures. He founded the sports retailer Allsports and achieved turnover of £180 million before a vicious price war meant decline, administration in 2005 and a sell-off to rival JD Sports.