Private equity pounces for Poundland
For those of you who thought the discount retail bubble had burst in the UK, think again.
It really is too early to call either way. No, not the UK General Election, but whether consumer confidence is finally returning.
UK discount retailer Poundland can prosper even as the country's economy moves into a phase of fully-fledged recovery, the company's new owner said today (4 May).