Dixons Carphone has reportedly offered a lifeline to staff at rival retailer Maplin.
Retail stock values have taken a massive £1.3 billion hit in recent days amid the collapse of Maplin and Toys R Us.
Maplin has officially fallen into administration after talks with potential buyers collapsed at the eleventh hour yesterday.
Toys R Us UK has officially fallen into administration after weeks of teetering on the brink of collapse.
5700 jobs are on the brink of being lost today as both Maplin and Toys R Us are poised to call in administrators.
Dozens of jobs are facing the chop at online fashion retailer Missguided as it launches a redundancy scheme.
Aldi has become the second major grocer to publish its gender pay gap statistics revealing a better than average disparity.
UK retail sales continued to slow the throughout February while retail employment continued to drop.
New Look and John Lewis have followed Tesco in becoming the first major retailers in the UK to publish their gender pay reports.
Lidl is set to create 700 new jobs in the UK as it drives forward with plans to open 50 new stores this year.