Poundland

Blind mystic ‘foresaw Donald Trump’s illness’
Trump
In Brief

Blind mystic ‘foresaw Donald Trump’s illness’

And other stories from the stranger side of life
5 Oct 2020
House of Fraser enters administration
A pedestrian walks past a shop with a closing down sale promotion in Liverpool
In Brief

House of Fraser enters administration

Mike Ashley buys retail chain for £90m despite dwindling consumer activity
10 Aug 2018
Poundland reprimanded over ‘naughty elf’ campaign
Poundland naughty Elf
In Depth

Poundland reprimanded over ‘naughty elf’ campaign

Ad regulator says ‘irresponsible’ #ElfBehavingBadly tweets must not be used again
7 Feb 2018
Poundland stuns Twitter with X-rated Elf on the Shelf
Poundland naughty Elf
In Depth

Poundland stuns Twitter with X-rated Elf on the Shelf

‘Teabagging’ photo lands bargain retailer in hot water with Twinings
22 Dec 2017
Poundland's Toblerone war and the best own-brand products
Toblerone
In Depth

Poundland's Toblerone war and the best own-brand products

Even better than the real thing? Here are six store products to put in your trolley
17 Jul 2017
Steinhoff bumps up Poundland bid after hedge fund move
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In Brief

Steinhoff bumps up Poundland bid after hedge fund move

Extra 5p per share gives US activist investor Elliott Advisors a 'pretty modest victory'
12 Aug 2016
Poundland agrees to buy 99p Stores for 5,500,000,000p
Poundland, UK
In Brief

Poundland agrees to buy 99p Stores for 5,500,000,000p

Poundland hopes to acquire 251 shops, expanding its dominance of the single-priced retail market
6 Feb 2015

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