Rutland Partners

Type: Company
Name: Rutland Partners
First reported Aug 23 2014 - Updated Aug 23 2014 - 1 reports

| Endless co-authors Turnaround Code of Conduct

Every year many businesses are saved from collapse by turnaround investments made by private equity firms who provide a critical injection of capital, ideas and execution skills to underperforming or failing companies. Unfortunately the turnaround space ... [Published Endless - Aug 23 2014]
First reported Aug 21 2014 - Updated Aug 21 2014 - 1 reports

Buy As You View completes £30m refinance

Bridgend consumer finance company Buy As You View (BAYV) has completed a £30m refinancing.The company, which sells TVs, washing machines and sofas to customers in return for weekly repayments, will use the capital to repay £23m of the £34m provided by ... [Published Insider Media Limited - Aug 21 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 15 2014 - 1 reports

Maplin owner unfazed by Dixons Carphone competition

The new owner of tech retail chain Maplin is unafraid of the recent merger between Dixons Retail and Carphone Warehouse - and the increased competition it could bring. Last week , but Nick Morrill, managing partner at Maplin owner Rutland Partners, is ... [Published PCRetail - Aug 15 2014]
Entities: Currys, Cellphone, PC World
First reported Aug 13 2014 - Updated Aug 13 2014 - 1 reports

Maplin profits drop after multichannel and customer service investment

Maplin’s full year profits have taken a hit after the retailer invested in customer service, infrastructure and multichannel services.The electronic retailer’s pre-tax profits fell 18% to £13.35m in the 64 weeks to March 22. This compares with £16.19m ... [Published Retail Week - Aug 13 2014]
First reported Aug 12 2014 - Updated Aug 12 2014 - 1 reports

Maplin unveils new chairman

Maplin, the specialist electronics retailer acquired by Rutland Partners for £85m in June, has appointed a new chairman to take over from John Lovering, who retired from the role following the deal.Darren Shapland will take over as chairman of the Wombwell-headquartered ... [Published Insider Media Limited - Aug 12 2014]
First reported Aug 11 2014 - Updated Aug 12 2014 - 5 reports

News: New owners install new chairman at Maplin

Rotherham-based electronics retailer, Maplin, has announced that Darren Shapland will be appointed as non-executive chairman of the company, taking over from John Lovering, who retired as chairman in June after the £85m sale to new owners, Rutland Pa ... [Published Rotherham Business News - Aug 12 2014]
First reported Aug 05 2014 - Updated Aug 05 2014 - 1 reports

Buy As You View cuts losses and plans to take on 50 staff

A Bridgend-based retail and consumer finance company narrowed its pre-tax losses in the first full financial year since it was taken over by turnaround investor Rutland Partners .Buy As You View, which sells TVs, washing machines and sofas to customers ... [Published Insider Media Limited - Aug 05 2014]
First reported Aug 04 2014 - Updated Aug 04 2014 - 1 reports

Maplin owner excited by 'huge potential' of online business

Rutland Partners, the new owner of Maplin, has told PCR that the UK electronics retailer can become a force in the etail space.The turnaround specialist, whose portfolio includes Pizza Hut and Bernard Matthews, acquired Maplin from Montague Private Equity ... [Published PCRetail - Aug 04 2014]
First reported Aug 04 2014 - Updated Aug 04 2014 - 1 reports

Homewares merchants operate some of UK's best performing retail websites in Q3

Pownall Carpets has been crowned the UK's best performing online retail site in Q3 2014 as it earns its place alongside two other home-wares retailers in the top five.By Glynn DavisThis is according to the latest results from the quarterly testing of ... [Published Retail Bulletin - Aug 04 2014]
First reported Jun 12 2014 - Updated Jun 13 2014 - 1 reports

The Morning Leverage: Pamplona Looks Outside Europe With EUR3 Billion Fund

Mike Lucas for Dow Jones From this morning’s LBO Wire: Pamplona Capital Management has raised 3 billion euros for its latest fundraising effort and is looking to invest more of its capital outside of Europe, Amy Or reports. The fund, Pamplona Capital ... [Published WSJ.com: Private Equity Beat - Jun 12 2014]

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"We also look forward to creating more jobs as we expand the company."
"So the product specification, the target market and the price point agenda is completely different. And I think therefore the two are actually quite complementary."
Maplin chief executive John Cleland said: "We are all delighted to have the opportunity to work with Darren. He brings a wealth of business and retail knowledge which will undoubtedly add momentum to the solid growth and success of the business last year."
Darren Shapland, who will become non-executive chairman of Maplin in September, said: "I am delighted to be working with Maplin as non-executive chairman. The business model is unique and the company has great plans for the future. I'm looking forward to joining a great team."

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| Endless co-authors Turnaround Code of Conduct [Published Endless - Aug 23 2014]
Buy As You View completes £30m refinance [Published Insider Media Limited - Aug 21 2014]
Maplin owner unfazed by Dixons Carphone competi... [Published PCRetail - Aug 15 2014]
Maplin profits drop after multichannel and cust... [Published Retail Week - Aug 13 2014]
Maplin unveils new chairman [Published Insider Media Limited - Aug 12 2014]
News: New owners install new chairman at Maplin [Published Rotherham Business News - Aug 12 2014]
Maplin appoints Darren Shapland as chairman [Published Industrial Info Financials - Aug 12 2014]
Maplin appoints Darren Shapland as chairman [Published City A.M. - Aug 12 2014]
Maplin Electronics appoints Darren Shapland as ... [Published Retail Times - Aug 11 2014]
Maplin appoints ex-Carpetright boss Darren Shap... [Published Telegraph - Aug 11 2014]
Buy As You View cuts losses and plans to take o... [Published Insider Media Limited - Aug 05 2014]
Maplin owner excited by 'huge potential' of onl... [Published PCRetail - Aug 04 2014]
Homewares merchants operate some of UK's best p... [Published Retail Bulletin - Aug 04 2014]
The Morning Leverage: Pamplona Looks Outside Eu... [Published WSJ.com: Private Equity Beat - Jun 12 2014]
Fact Sheet for Rutland Partners [Published Able2Act - Oct 31 2007]
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The Morning Leverage: Pamplona Looks Outside Eu... [Published WSJ.com: Private Equity Beat - Jun 12 2014]
Mike Lucas for Dow Jones From this morning’s LBO Wire: Pamplona Capital Management has raised 3 billion euros for its latest fundraising effort and is looking to invest more of its capital outside of Europe, Amy Or reports. The fund, Pamplona Capital ...
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