Industrial supplies cataloguer HC Slingsby enjoyed a
A 14 per cent rise in first-half pretax profit, from £726,000
last year to £826,000. But according to TheBusinessDesk.com, turnover was only
“marginally ahead” from last year as its customers
are beginning to cutback in response to the economy.
Littlewoods Direct is following up its Island
advertising campaign of the past summer with one titled Rain
Dance, reports the Liverpool Daily Post.