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FRP takes swift action to restructure The Body Shop in the UK

FRP takes swift action to restructure The Body Shop in the UK

Nearly 500 people working in stores of the British cosmetics chain The Body Shop will be made redundant in the United Kingdom, announced the administrators of the failed company. Some 75 stores will close within 6 weeks in the country, in addition to 7 closures already announced last week. FRP Advisory, responsible for the restructuring,...

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London Shopping Centre Illuminates Local Community with Installation of Supersized SAD Lamp – London Post

London Shopping Centre Illuminates Local Community with Installation of Supersized SAD Lamp – London Post

A supersized SAD lamp will be installed in London Designer Outlet (LDO), based in Wembley Park, in response to recent findings by YouGov[ii] highlighting a 14% decline in the nation’s mood since the summer months, signalling a need for uplifting measures amidst the darker days. With Brits anticipation for brighter mornings and longer evenings, and...

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The Body Shop to close three Wiltshire stores but one will stay open

The Body Shop to close three Wiltshire stores but one will stay open

The three Wiltshire Body Shop stores to close are at The Shires shopping centre in Trowbridge where the premises lease expires at the end of March. The Body Shops in the Borough Parade Shopping Centre in Chippenham, and in The Old George Mall in Salisbury will also close. The company’s administrators have published the full...

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See all 75 of The Body Shop UK stores set to close in the coming weeks

See all 75 of The Body Shop UK stores set to close in the coming weeks

This latest round of closures is set to result in the loss of 489 jobs. Administrators from FRP Advisory said the latest closures will take place over the next four to six weeks as part of a heavy restructuring aimed at preserving the brand. Joint administrator Tony Wright said: “In taking swift action to right-size...

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New plans for Lidl store in Glasgow – with even bigger shopping site

New plans for Lidl store in Glasgow – with even bigger shopping site

The supermarket giant has submitted a fresh planning application to build a shop at the corner of Dalmarnock Road and Springfield Road in the East End. In 2021, the company asked for permission to develop a site with a sales area of 1265 sq m and 113 parking spaces. Glasgow City Council approved this in November...

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Britain’s best fish and chips shop has been crowned for 2024

Britain’s best fish and chips shop has been crowned for 2024

Britain is very old. For such a small island, we have a pretty wild and varied history, so it’s difficult to find things which everyone from the UK would agree is part of our culture. But there is one thing that bridges borders and the Irish Sea, one thing which connects bagpipe wielding Scotsmen at...

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Body Shop at Queensgate set to close

Body Shop at Queensgate set to close

It was announced last week that seven stores would close initially as a part of a first phase of restructuring, four of which were in London.   This latest update on the next 75 store closures within the next six weeks is said to affect 489 jobs across the country.   The high street skincare...

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The Body Shop set to close eight stores in Scotland

The Body Shop set to close eight stores in Scotland

The beauty company’s administrators have announced the closure of a further 75 shops on top of seven others announced last week. The shops will close in a “phased process” over the next four to six weeks. This latest round of closures is set to result in the loss of 489 jobs. READ MORE: AA Rosette Awards...

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The Body Shop to close 75 stores across the UK

The Body Shop to close 75 stores across the UK

The Body Shop is to close a further 75 stores, it was confirmed on Thursday, with the loss of nearly 500 jobs. Administrators FRP Advisory said that while 116 stores would remain open, 75 would close in a phased process over the next four-to-six weeks. A total of 489 people will be made redundant as...

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Major retailer set to CLOSE several Glasgow stores

Major retailer set to CLOSE several Glasgow stores

The Body Shop is to shut another 75 UK stores within the next six weeks, with the loss of 489 jobs. The stores in and around Glasgow that are set to close are:  East Kilbride Braehead Glasgow Fort Silverburn Glasgow central station The high street skincare and cosmetics chain tumbled into administration earlier this month....

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Is The Body Shop closing in Southend? Here’s the full list of 75 stores to shut

Is The Body Shop closing in Southend? Here’s the full list of 75 stores to shut

The Body Shop had already closed seven stores last weeks as part of its administration process, with a further 75 to shut for the final time over the next few weeks. Administrators from FRP Advisory said the closures will bring its store estate in line with industry rivals and will support “a return to financial stability”. Basildon’s...