British discount retailer Poundland suffered in the run-up to Christmas as consumers deserted the high street in favour of online shopping.

British discount retailer Poundland suffered in the run-up to Christmas as consumers deserted the high street in favour of online shopping, resulting (...)

British discount retailer Poundland warned of volatile trading in the run up to Christmas after its first-half profit fell by more than a quarter.

British discount retailer Poundland warned of volatile trading in the run up to Christmas after its first-half profit fell by more than a quarter, ham(...)

Retailer says first-half profit will fall short of last year’s level. Photograph: Rui Vieira/PA Wire

Single price retailer Poundland on Thursday launched a £50 million share placement to fund its purchase of smaller rival 99p Stores, and cautioned tha(...)

 Britain’s competition regulator has formally cleared single price retailer Poundland’s proposed £55 million acquisition of smaller rival 99p Stores. (Photograph: Rui Vieira/PA Wire)

Britain’s competition regulator has formally cleared single price retailer Poundland’s proposed £55 million acquisition of smaller rival 99p Stores. (...)

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Poundland has agreed to buy 99p Stores for £55 million as it seeks to boost its presence in the booming UK discount-retail industry.

Poundland agreed to buy 99p Stores for £55 million as it seeks to boost its presence in the booming UK discount-retail industry. The proposed deal wil(...)

EOIN BURKE-KENNEDYUK-listed retailer Poundland is opening three new Dealz stores in Cork, Meath and Kildare with the creation of 80 new jobs.The move (...)

Dealz is a new brand launched here by Poundland, targeted at the value end of the retail market. Photograph: Eric Luke / THE IRISH TIMES

UK-listed retailer Poundland is planning to open six new Dealz stores in Ireland over the next year, chief executive Jim McCarthy has told The Irish (...)

Expanding a retail business into another geography is a notoriously tricky business. Tesco only cracked the Irish market second time around by acquiri(...)

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