Saturday, January 19, 2019

John Lewis the latest UK retailer to expand to Australia

John Lewis is set to expand into the Australian market, with plans to launch six concessions in department store chain Myer by 2017. It is...

Retailers encouraged to make post-Ramadan Eid celebrations part of holiday calendar

Retail industry observers believe this year's post-Ramadan celebrations could lead to a sales jump to rival Christmas, as the UK welcomes an influx of...

M&S faces pay row with staff as it ramps up plans to increase sales

Marks & Spencer has landed in hot water over a pay row with staff less than a week after it posted an 8.9 per...

Millionaire Richard Caring and Arcardia chairman dragged into BHS investigation

British multi-millionaire Richard Caring has refused to reveal how much money he acquired from the sale of his significant stake in BHS in an open...

John Lewis sets £1bn revenue goal for own brand home products

John Lewis hopes to rake in £1 billion dollars annually from its own-brand Home division by 2020, according to a plans announced by...

British Land sells Debenhams’ Oxford Street building for £400m

British Land has confirmed it has reached a deal with a private investor to sell off its Debenhams building on Oxford Street for £400...

Marks & Spencer clothing sales plunge 8.9% in first quarter

High street stalwart Marks & Spencer reported an 8.9 per cent drop in clothing sales in the first quarter of its financial year, as...

House of Fraser hires digital firm to help shape future

House of Fraser has appointed digital consultancy agency TH_NK to work closely with executive stakeholders to explore what the future of the department store...

Former BHS owner defends taking millions before retailer’s collapse

The most recent owner of BHS has defended taking millions from the former high street giant's accounts as a "dip in the ocean" while...

Concerns for UK retail as M&S, Sports Direct prepare latest figures post-Brexit

Economic concerns in the wake of the Brexit vote are expected to continue on to next week as Marks & Spencer and Sports Direct...

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2019 e-commerce marketing calendar

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