The remaining Currys and PC World stores are to be merged. Photograph: Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg

Consumer electricals and mobile phone retailer Dixons Carphone edged up its guidance for annual profit on the back of strong Christmas trading, it sai(...)

Dixons Carphone which trades as Currys, PC World and Carphone Warehouse in the UK and Ireland made an underlying pretax profit of £121 million (€166.5 million) in the 26 weeks to October 31.

Dixons Carphone beat forecasts with a 23 per cent rise in first half profit, helped by a strong performance in the UK and Ireland. The group, which t(...)

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Encrypted credit card information of up to 90,000 Carphone Warehouse  customers may have been accessed during a cyber attack, the company has  warned. File photograph: Andy Rain/EPA

The personal details of up to 2.4 million customers may have been accessed after a division of Carphone Warehouse was hit by a “sophisticated” cyber a(...)

The  Dixons Carphone store on Oxford Street.  The retailer said its yearly profit beat forecasts. Photograph: Dixons Carphone Plc/PA Wire

Electrical goods and mobile phone retailer Dixons Carphone said its yearly profit rose 21 per cent, beating forecasts. The group, which trades as Car(...)

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Currys and PC World: the electronics stores blamed heavy competition for a recent  1 per cent dip in the group’s Irish sales. Photograph: Rui Vieira/PA Wire

The electronics stores Currys and PC World blamed heavy competition for a 1 per cent dip in the group’s Irish sales last year to €150.5 million.Accoun(...)

Dixons Carphone, the electrical goods and mobile phone retailer, raised its guidance for 2014-15 profit after a strong ChristmasPhoto: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times

Dixons Carphone, the electrical goods and mobile phone retailer, raised its guidance for 2014-15 profit after a strong Christmas, it said on Wednesday(...)