Eastern counties-based value retail store operator QD has opened its first new high street outlet under the Thingmebobs discount brand. Acquired by QD Commercial Holdings in January 2013, the 11-site strong chain sells thousands of lines spanning grocery and apparel to
Research reveals a hardened nation of price conscious bargain hunters, Shoppercentric research shows
Middle ground supermarkets need to watch out from the threat posed by the discounters, according to new research into UK shopping habits by Shoppercentric, an independent shopper research agency. Its report, entitled: “Window On…The Rise of the Discounters” surveyed more
Law firm Olswang reports its property team has been busy buying and selling shopping centres in cities across the north of England and has invested nearly half a billion pounds on behalf of its clients in the last 12 months.
Discount stores have increased their occupancy of former Woolworths stores the most in the last 12 months, figures form the Local Data Company reveal. Discount retailers now occupy 29% of the former Woolworths estate, up 7% on January 2011. Supermarkets