Arcadia Ian Grabiner Covid-19

Arcadia scraps 500 head office jobs to offset Covid-19 costs

Arcadia has reportedly confirmed plans to scrap 500 head office jobs in an effort to reduce costs following the impact of the..
John Lewis to reopen 10 other stores, including Oxford Street flagship

John Lewis to reopen 10 other stores, including Oxford Street flagship

John Lewis Partnership has unveiled reopening plans for another 10 of its department stores.
Hammerson & British Land hopeful for retail rebound despite rent issues

Hammerson & British Land hopeful for retail rebound despite rent issues

British Land and Hammerson have sought to assure over an improving picture in the hard-hit retail sector.
M&Co pre-pack administration

M&Co seeks new backers after £50m revenue shortfall

M&Co is seeking new backers after experiencing a £50 million revenue shortfall as a result of the coronavirus pandemic.
Shop prices continue to fall in June BRC Nielsen Helen Dickinson

Shop prices in June fall for the 13th month in a row

Shop prices in June fell for a 13th consecutive month as retailers continued to discount items amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Sainsbury's quarterly sales jumps 8.5% as lockdown doubles online revenue

Sainsbury’s quarterly sales jumps 8.5% as lockdown doubles online revenue

Sainsbury's has posted bumper trading for the first quarter of its financial year as online sales more than doubled.
Staff can be put back on furlough during local lockdowns, No. 10 says

Staff can be put back on furlough during local lockdowns, No. 10 says

Retailers forced to shut their doors again in Leicester under the local lockdown will be able to re-furlough their staff.
Harveys furniture chain Bensons for Beds administration

240 job losses and 50 store closures as Harveys collapses

The owner of Harveys furniture chain and Bensons for Beds has reportedly saved 1900 jobs, but 1000 jobs currently remain at risk
Footfall in second week after lockdown exit grows 7.7%

Footfall in second week after lockdown exit grows 7.7%

The reopening of non-essential retailers for the second week after exiting lockdown has led to another soft rebound in footfall.
Lloyds Pharmacy will now deliver PPE and medical essentials to customers homes in under 30 minutes amid a new tie-up with Deliveroo.

Lloyds Pharmacy to deliver PPE to homes in under 30 minutes with Deliveroo

Lloyds Pharmacy will now deliver PPE and medical essentials to customers homes in under 30 minutes with Deliveroo

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