Cash Converters to double UK stores Subscription
Pawnbroker Cash Converters plans to double its store portfolio in the next four years.
Albemarle & Bond eyes more pop-upsSubscription
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.
Albemarle & Bond opens 100th store Subscription
National chain of jewellers and pawnbrokers Albemarle & Bond has opened its 100th store in Hounslow.
Pawnbroker and jeweller Albemarle & Bond reported that trading is in line with expectations and its store opening programme is on track.
Pawn broker Albemarle & Bond profits soarSubscription
Pawn broker Albemarle & Bond experienced a pre tax profit surge of 37% to £20m in the year to June 30.
Pawnbroker and retailer Albemarle & Bond has announced an aggressive store opening plan for the next financial year 2011, cashing in on the current trend for consumers selling their gold.
Pawnbroker Albemarle & Bond’s profits surgeSubscription
Jewellery-based pawnbroker Albemarle & Bond has posted strong interim results, with pre-tax profits surging 75% to £10.8m in the six months to December 31 2009.