Debenhams is to start a liquidation process after JD Sports confirmed it had pulled out of a possible rescue deal, putting 12,000 workers at risk. Th(...)

Royal Mail topped the mid-cap index, marking a record gain. Photograph: Chris Radburn/PA Wire

European shares fell on Tuesday on fears the UK was in danger of leaving the European Union without a trade agreement, with energy companies and techn(...)

Footasylum was forced to cut prices at its 60 stores after a disappointing run up to Christmas

Shares in Footasylum soared on Monday after British retailer JD Sports Fashion said it had acquired an 8.3 per cent stake and could buy nearly 30 per (...)

A customer passes trainers at JD Sports Fashion sportswear retail store. Photograph: Luke MacGregor/Bloomberg

British sportswear firm JD Sports Fashion said it expects full-year headline profit before tax to beat market expectation by up to 15 per cent after p(...)

JD Sports is expanding in the Netherlands, Spain, France and Germany. Photograph: Luke MacGregor/Bloomberg

British sportswear firm JD Sports Fashion posted a 73 per cent jump in first-half pretax profit on Tuesday, led by a strong performance in its sports (...)

Sports Direct founder Mike Ashley is already dealing with weaker growth and a lower share price. Photograph: PA

Mike Ashley, the British billionaire behind embattled retailer Sports Direct International and Heatons in Ireland, has grappled with declining growth,(...)

JD Sports Fashion said it expects full-year profit above market expectations after a “very strong” Christmas. Photograph: Bloomberg.

British retailer JD Sports Fashion said it expects full-year profit above market expectations after a “very strong” Christmas, sending its shares to a(...)

A queue outside JD Sports on Henry street during the Christmas sales. Photograph: Alan Betson / The Irish Times

British retailer JD Sports Fashion posted a 22 per cent rise in full-year profit as demand for branded trainers in the UK and Europe helped sales soar(...)