Tagged: David Prescott

Blackwell's reports fourth year of growth as sales rise despite pandemic

Blackwell’s has recorded its fourth consecutive year of sales growth despite the coronavirus pandemic, with turnover of £88.5m in the 18 months to 2nd January 2021.... Read more

Blackwell's to close five university branches following Covid-19 crisis

Blackwell's is closing five of its university campus branches to "protect the future health" of its business following the coronavirus crisis. Read more

Blackwell's reports third year of growth as sales rise to £58.3m

Blackwell’s has reported a third consecutive year of growth, with sales of £58.3m for the financial period ending 29th June 2019, up from £57m the... Read more

Thompson returns to Blackwell's as chairman Goul-Wheeker retires

Former Blackwell's c.e.o. Anthony Thompson is returning to the company as chairman after the retailer confirmed Trevor Goul-Wheeker will retire in June.... Read more

Blackwell’s opens new Manchester bookshop

Blackwell’s will open a new bookshop in Manchester tomorrow, with c.e.o. David Prescott saying the store “feels like nothing we’ve done before”. ... Read more

The Bookseller's c.e.o. predictions for 2019

Following on from The Bookseller's 'alternative' predictions for 2019, senior figures share their hopes and expectations for the year ahead. Read more

Blackwell’s 17% growth vindicates multichannel strategy, says Prescott

Blackwell’s has reported growth of 17% in its past fiscal year, following an increase of 12% a year earlier. Read more

Blackwell's sales up 17% in current financial year

Blackwell’s sales are up 17% across high street and campus stores in the final week of its current financial year, helped by its shift in... Read more

'Growing' Blackwell's hosts first trade presentation in years

Over 80 members of the trade from 30 publishers are attending a Blackwell's presentation today—the first time the retailer has held such a meeting in over a... Read more

Blackwell's sales surge 12%

Blackwell’s is seeing rapid revenue growth spurred on by its multi-channel strategy, with like-for-like sales up 12% to £48.3m for the year to June 2017.... Read more

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