We left Perth and moved to Aberdeenshire in 2004. It seems like a lifetime ago. Back then, Perth was a prosperous market town and the locals tended to look down on it's city neighbour along the Tay. How times have changed. Many of the locals still look down on Dundee, but living as we do … Continue reading A Fair City?
Argos (part of the Home Retail Group) reported its' results today, and they're shocking. With 750 stores across the UK, Argos reported profits of approx £3.5m. Sounds okay on the face of it, right? But when you break this down, that equates to approx. £84 per week per store. Yikes! Argos' core markets have historically … Continue reading Argos – a broken model?