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Pawnbroker Cash Converters plans to double its store portfolio in the next four years.
Pawnbroker Albemarle & Bond is eyeing more pop-up shops as landlords aim to attract the footfall drivers to their retail schemes.
In its full year trading results the pawnbroker has reported a gross profit of £61.1m, which was an improvement on the £53.6m recorded in 2010.
Pawnbroker Albemarle & Bond expects full year trading to be at the top end of analyst expectations as soaring gold prices attracts new customers.
Pawnbroker Albemarle & Bond is rolling out a new fascia across its portfolio as it looks to revamp its image as its retail sales fall in the face of soaring gold prices.
Albermarle & Bond retail like-for-likes fell 20% in the half year to December 31 as the high gold price hindered jewellery sales.