Saturday, September 19, 2020
Giuseppe Conte Italy store closures coronavirus

Coronavirus: Italy lockdown forces retailers to close doors

Retailers in Italy have seen their stores shut as the coronavirus outbreak continues to affect the country's trading.
The Spanish fashion retailer Inditex has started to implement remote working to deal with the ongoing coronavirus outbreak.

Inditex begins remote working to prevent spread of coronavirus

The Spanish fashion retailer Inditex has started to implement remote working to deal with the ongoing coronavirus outbreak.
Storms & coronavirus outbreak prompt record low footfall in February

Storms & coronavirus outbreak prompt record low footfall in February

February saw "unprecedented" record lows in retail footfall as a series of major storms and coronavirus kept shoppers at home.
German sportswear brand Puma reported on Wednesday that uncertainty around the coronavirus pandemic made forecasts for the full-year impossible following a hit in second quarter sales and profitability.

Coronavirus dents Adidas & Puma sales in China

Adidas and Puma have both reported a drop in Chinese sales in China thanks to the coronavirus outbreak.
WHSmith warns on coronavirus denting sales by up to £130m

WHSmith warns on coronavirus denting sales by up to £130m

WHSmith said it believes the Covid-19 outbreak could knock up to £130 million off its revenues for the current financial year.
Sainsbury’s Justin King shortages panic-buying coronavirus

Coronavirus: Ex-Sainsbury’s CEO Justin King warns of grocery shortages

M&S's non-executive director Justin King has reportedly called on grocers to prepare for likely shortages in their supply chain
Frozen food sales jump as coronavirus fears grows: Iceland boss

Frozen food sales jump as coronavirus fears grows: Iceland boss

Shoppers are turning to frozen food as the coronavirus outbreak spreads, Iceland managing director Richard Walker has said.
French Connection trading update Stephen Marks coronavirus

French Connection plunges into the red as coronavirus fears escalate

French Connection has reported a £2.9 million loss for the year ending January 31, and has remained uncertain
Coronavirus: Supermarkets to extend distribution delivery hours

Coronavirus: Supermarkets to extend supply chain delivery hours

The government plans to extend the hours that supply chain deliveries can be made to supermarkets.

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