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Billions in tourism spend expected over summer as June sales hit £643 million

Tourist spend in the UK could top £2.4 billion over the summer, as the “Ramadan rush” sees sales skyrocket.
Gordon Mowat

M&S adds ex-Jack Wills COO Gordon Mowat to its clothing team

Marks & Spencer has added another high-profile figure to its clothing arm as it attempts to revive its sales figures.
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The week in tweets: Tesco, Iceland, Barbour, Ann Summers and the Bullring

Yes. Yes, we all did. https://twitter.com/CPWTweets/status/886878097756303360 Well played, Iceland. Well played. #GoT https://twitter.com/IcelandFoods/status/886887955427708928 Let’s be real – ANY day is ice cream day! https://twitter.com/Tesco/status/886540924330721280   We love this idea and hope...
Out-of-town

Out-of-town retail parks anchored by discounters skyrockets

Discount grocery stores anchoring out-of-town (OOT) retail schemes has grown by 78 per cent in the last six years.
Jo Whitfield

Co-op welcomes new CEO Jo Whitfield

Today the Co-op welcomed Jo Whitfield as the new chief executive of its food arm, making her the most senior woman in the grocery.
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Second-lowest online retail sales growth recorded in June

The fallout of the General Election played a part in last month's online retail sales growth rate, whereby it slowed down dramatically to become the second-lowest June in 16 years.
Shop Direct's sale

Shop Direct’s sale plan axed as interest wains

Shop Direct's sale plans have been scrapped following lack of interest from investors amid the “post-election UK environment.”

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