Tag: Comet sale

Online shoppers in Cyber Monday Xmas spree

  Web based retailing giant Amazon is anticipating the biggest internet spending spree of the year this evening  during what is dubbed ‘Cyber Monday’ as Christmas shoppers get ready to avoid crowds and town parking charges by maxing  out the plastic on high tech goodies – often cheap compared to high street prices. The first…

48 Comet jobs to go from Hedge End

The administrators for stricken electrical retailer Comet has announced its latest job cuts which will see the closure of their Hedge End Home delivery depot with the loss of 48 jobs out of a total of 603 delivery hubs across the country. Only three weeks ago Comet were advertising vacancies locally for £7.79 ph delivery…

Comet ‘massive’ fire sale disappoints

Shoppers hoping to snap up Christmas bargains at Eastleigh’s Comet branch were disappointed by the start of the  stricken retailer’s widely advertised ‘Massive stock liquidation’ yesterday. Comet who are currently under administration and is expected to begin closing branches next week had advertised up to 30% saying “everything must go”. However, one shopper told Eastleigh…