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TheWorks – expects trading “progress” to continue… or “too soon to judge”?

Value retailer of arts, crafts, toys, books and stationery including trading from 527 stores across the UK and Ireland, TheWorks.co.uk (WRKS) has announced a trading update emphasising “a resilient” year ended 2nd May 2021 performance and recent “encouraging” sales. How resilient and encouraging?…

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Escape Hunt – “pleased to announce” contracts for French acquisition & trading update. But value?...

’Escape-the-room experiences’ company Escape Hunt (ESC“is pleased to announce… it has exchanged contracts to acquire its French master franchise partner” and overall “is confident that both consumer and corporate demand will return strongly when the restrictions currently in place are lifted”. What’s the detail?…

TheWorks – trading update, “demonstrating the appeal of The Works' proposition”?

“Half-year trading update” from value retailer of gifts, arts, crafts, toys, books and stationery, TheWorks.co.uk (WRKS) – and the shares currently at around 21p, more than 25% higher…

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ESC

Escape Hunt – “pleased to announce its interim results”. Hmmm...

Self-styled “a global leader in the growing escape rooms sector”, Escape Hunt (ESC“is pleased to announce its interim results for the six months ended 30 June 2020”. The shares are currently at 8.5p, down from above 50p as recently as July last year…

Filta Group – AGM trading update… after peak Corona madness?...

Filta Group (FLTA) has updated including “May turnover some 14% up on April and June a further 38% up on May” and “launch in May of our sanitisation and protect service, FiltaShield… with the number and value of customer quotations continuing to increase, we are optimistic that, as our markets in the US and UK continue to reopen over the coming weeks and months, we will see an increasing contribution from that service”. The shares have currently responded to 93.5p, more than 8% lower...

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SSP Group management panic relatively early

I am not sure anyone on this website has written about SSP Group (SSPG) before. This may be something about the rather anonymous name of the company. You would know it better as the operator of Upper CrustCabin Bar and Ritazza (among other names) food and beverage concessions 'in travel locations, operating restaurants, bars, cafés, food courts, lounges and convenience stores in airports, train stations, motorway service stations and other leisure locations'. Well you can spot the problem in today's backdrop, especially if you have a business that operates 'at approximately 180 airports and 300 rail stations' around the world. Today's update from the company comes in two parts…

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