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Kingfisher sales up as it shuts stores in France & Spain from coronavirus

Kingfisher has reported a sales rise and said its stock availability remains high despite the coronavirus outbreak.
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Retailers urge shoppers to stop stockpiling amid coronavirus outbreak

UK grocers have urged shoppers to be considerate when shopping as the coronavirus outbreak has led to many of them stockpiling
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Coronavirus: Gucci shuts all factories in Italy

Gucci has put its manufacturing activities on hold in Italy following the lockdown as it takes precautionary measures
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Apple closes all stores outside China as coronavirus escalates

Apple has announced it will be temporary closing all retail stores “outside of Greater China” until March 27
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Coronavirus: UK grocers struggling to keep up with online orders

UK supermarkets are struggling to cope with the rapid increase in online orders, prompted by the coronavirus outbreak.
The European online retailer Zalando has confirmed that one of its workers has tested positive for coronavirus and is self isolating at home. The company which is headquartered in Germany, said the first positive case of coronavirus at Zalando involves a worker from its Berlin HQ.

Zalando HQ worker tests positive for coronavirus

The European online retailer Zalando has confirmed that one of its workers has tested positive for coronavirus.
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Leave 5p plastic bags at home to stop coronavirus spread, MP says

Environment Secretary George Eustice has said that consumers risk spreading the coronavirus by bringing their own reusable bags
Morrisons to immediately pay small suppliers amid coronavirus pandemic

Morrisons to immediately pay small suppliers amid coronavirus pandemic

Morrisons is to set to make immediate payments for its smaller suppliers to help them during the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.
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“I don’t think anybody needs to panic buy”: Tesco chair John Allan

Tesco chairman John Allan has said it can keep shelves stocked and withstand shopper hoarding as coronavirus induces panic buying
Coronavirus: Poundland owner postpones stock market flotation

Poundland owner delays flotation as FTSE 100 suffers worst day since 1987

Steinhoff has decided to hold off on a flotation for Poundland as the stock market endures its worst day in 33 years.

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