Philip Jones reacts to the shock revelation that W H Smith attempted to buy US bookselling giant Barnes & Noble last year.
W H Smith has reported a revenue decline of 44% in the six months to February 2021 but is raising £325m as it seeks to... Read more
W H Smith has extended its bank financing arrangements, including extending two existing £200m term loans to October 2023, and reported a “better than expected”... Read more
W H Smith's total group revenue for the 20 weeks to 16th January 2021 slumped to 59% of 2019 levels in the same period but... Read more
W H Smith made a headline loss of £68m in the year to end August 2020, according to its preliminary annual results released today (Thursday... Read more
W H Smith has announced plans for a major restructure which could see around 1,500 roles made redundant across the business.
One hundred and fifty members of staff at W H Smith's head offices in London and Swindon have entered redundancy consultations, the retailer has confirmed to The... Read more
W H Smith has revealed group revenues fell 85% in April compared to last year due to the Covid-19 outbreak with Travel sales plunging 91%... Read more
W H Smith has said it had secured just under £166m in equity, tapping up investors for a cash boost as it seeks to mitigate... Read more
W H Smith has confirmed it plans to strengthen its balance sheet with new lending facilities of £120m accompanied by an equity issue of up... Read more