Woolworths.co.uk boss departs - ToyNews

Woolworths.co.uk boss departs

Shop Direct trading director?s sudden departure sparks rumours of financial instability.
Publish date:
Social count:

The trading director of Shop Direct, parent company of Woolworths Online, has left the firm – sparking speculation that the business is in trouble.

David Inglis left last week, according to Associated Newspapers, after relaunching the Woolworths brand online in June.

Shop Direct said in a statement that trading at Woolworths was 'in line with expectations and we are particularly pleased with the children's clothes label, Ladybird, which is performing strongly'.

It said in the five weeks since the launch there had been millions of hits on the website.


Featured Jobs

Gameplan Job Logo 620 x 349

Sales Director UK

Our client is a well established privately owned UK toy manufacturer which has won numerous awards for outstandingly innovative toys, gifts and gadgets. A correspondingly outstanding and talented UK Sales Director is to be recruited who has the potential, the will, the drive and the ambition to advance to a higher position within a few years.

Vivid Job Logo 620 x 349

Digital Marketing Executive - Toys & Games

Vivid is Britain’s biggest toy company and the 20 largest in the world. With offices across the globe, they sell an amazing portfolio of toys and games to over 60 countries. Vivid is best known for its association with blockbuster brands and is very excited about future opportunities around the world.