Tagged: Sam Husain

Foyles' Birmingham store will be 'model for future'

Foyles new c.e.o Paul Currie has said  the company’s new Birmingham store will be its “model of the future.” Speaking at former c.e.o Sam... Read more

Sales rise, but Foyles dips into loss

Foyles reported a loss last year due to the closure of its Westfield White City branch and the move of its new flagship store, although... Read more

Foyles marks anniversary of popular Waterloo branch

Foyles Waterloo is set to celebrate its first anniversary with games, offers and prizes for customers.  The London train station store turns one next week... Read more

Currie: 'more to be achieved at Foyles'

Incoming Foyles c.e.o. Paul Currie has told The Bookseller his new role is "oozing with opportunity", with "much more work to be done."    Currie,... Read more

Husain steps down at Foyles; Currie appointed

Sam Husain is to retire from his position as c.e.o of Foyles in April after eight years at the helm of the bookseller. Former Hamleys... Read more

Foyles to open new store in Birmingham

Foyles is to expand into the West Midlands for the first time, by opening a store at the new Grand Central Birmingham station. The company... Read more

Foyles to close Westfield branch

Foyles is to close its Westfield White City bookshop in 10 days’ time.  The company has taken the decision to surrender its  lease early to... Read more

High street retailers lead online competitors as Christmas nears

High street bookshops are confident about maintaining market share in the crucial countdown to Christmas. Figures provided exclusively to The Bookseller from Kantar World Panel... Read more

What the industry learned in 2014

The discovery of talent via YouTube, a resurgence at Waterstones, the long-running Amazon/Hachette terms dispute and the thinning out of independent publisher numbers were among... Read more

Foyles unveils latest Christmas campaign

Foyles has unveiled its latest Christmas campaign this week (3rd November) targeting “book givers” and “celebrating thoughtfulness”. The campaign was rolled out across the chain’s... Read more

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