Archive for September, 2015

Kingfisher to build 200 more Screwfix stores

DIY retailer Kingfisher- which owns Screwfix, says it would build another 200 stores in the UK. Kingfisher currently has 412 Screwfix UK stores, which supply tools, plumbing and electrical equipment. As part of previously announced restructuring plans, the company said it was on track to close about 60 B&Q stores by the end of its […]

September 27, 2015  Tags: , , , ,   Posted in: Building Businesses, Business Growth, Business Win, Growing Business, Uncategorized  No Comments

Williams accelerates it’s revenues

The Williams Formula 1 Grand Prix team has reported a sharp rise in revenues. Overall revenues for the team’s holding company rose by £19.1 million to £63.2 million for the six months to 30 June. Losses before interest, taxation and other costs were £1.4 million – considerably better than the £19.6 million loss reported in […]

September 14, 2015  Tags: , , , ,   Posted in: Business Sales, Business Win, Global Business, Growing Business, Growing Sales, Technological Businesses, Uncategorized, Winning Business  No Comments

Personal insolvencies at 10 year low

The number of people being declared insolvent has fallen to its lowest level for nearly a decade, official figures show. The Insolvency Service said 18,866 individuals became insolvent in England and Wales between April and June. That is a fall of 29.3% on the same period a year ago, and the lowest total since the […]

September 4, 2015  Tags: , ,   Posted in: Business Survival, Business Win, Growing Economy, Uncategorized  No Comments