Sunday, January 17, 2021
New tougher coronavirus restrictions come into force in Scotland

Non-essential click-and-collect banned amid tougher Covid restrictions in Scotland

Toughened lockdown restrictions have come into force, including a ban on non-essential click-and-collect retail (...)
Wales introduces stricter Covid restrictions for supermarkets

Wales introduces stricter Covid restrictions for supermarkets

Stricter rules for supermarkets are to be introduced in Wales to help prevent the spread of the new strain of Covid, the (...)
UK heads towards double-dip recession

UK heads towards double-dip recession

The UK economy is on track to head back into recession as official figures showed that it fell in November after England was (...)
High street pharmacies to start Covid vaccines

High street pharmacies to start Covid vaccines

High street pharmacies are to begin rolling out Covid vaccines, as the virus' death toll across the UK climbed above 100,000.
Primark owner warns of £1.1bn hit in sales due to lockdowns

Primark owner warns of £1.1bn hit to sales as golden quarter sale plunge 30%

Primark parent company AB Foods has warned of a hit from lost retail sales of more than £1 billion if Covid lockdowns (...)
Tesco posts Christmas sales surge to help offset pandemic costs of £810m

Tesco posts Christmas sales surge as pandemic costs increase to £810m

Tesco said a surge in Christmas food shopping has driven “strong” recent sales which are expected to help offset soaring (...)
Online retail sales growth hit 13-year high in 2020

Online retail sales growth hit 13-year high in 2020

The Covid pandemic and the dramatic increase in online shopping it prompted allowed the UK's ecommerce sector (...)
Tesco, Asda, Aldi & Waitrose join crackdown on maskless shoppers

Tesco, Asda, Aldi & Waitrose join crackdown on maskless shoppers

Tesco, Asda, Aldi and Waitrose are the latest supermarkets to take a tougher stance on customers who refuse to wear (...)
Shoppers urged to respect Covid rules as Morrisons & Sainsbury’s ban unmasked customers

Shoppers urged to respect Covid rules as Morrisons & Sainsbury’s ban unmasked customers

Boris Johnson has urged Brits to respect Covid regulations when out grocery shopping and buying takeaway coffee (...)
Landsec receives only 65% of December rent owed

Landsec receives only 65% of December rent owed

Landsec has seen a slump in rent collections in the final three months of 2020 as tenants – particularly retailers – struggled (..)

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How An Online B2B Marketplace Can Turn Your Post-Holiday Surplus And...

The acceleration of e-commerce in 2020 created a huge opportunity for consumers to facilitate their holiday purchases, but now we are in the midst...