Consumer confidence in recovery at five year high

New research from Conlumino shows that consumer confidence in the economic recovery has risen sharply since the London 2012 Olympics. In July last year,...

Football fans sign up as BT announces Q1 results

More than half a million customers have signed up to BT Sport as the telecommunications company announced strong first quarterly results. Adjusted profit before...

Argos launches first interactive catalogue

Digital retailer Argos is to launch its first ever interactive and digitised paper catalogue for the smartphone and tablet generation. The technology, which will...

Apple‘s “gateway product” to be given retail sales push

Apple are reported to be implementing extensive changes to the way iPhones are sold and marketed, and will seek to boost iPhone sales direct...

Amazon offer free music deal

Online retailer Amazon has announced it will give away digital versions when customers buy CDs and vinyl records - and they will be backdated...

Google plummets down rankings in Britain

A new reputation survey of 20,000 consumers by Clear, M&C Saatchi‘s branding agency has rated the search engine as the worst performing brand in...

Hilco to axe hundreds of HMV jobs

Entertainment retailer HMV is set to cut hundreds of jobs just days after being saved from administration, it has been reported. Staff have been...

Hilco rescues HMV, saving 2500 jobs

Restructuring specialist Hilco has acquired the business and certain assets of entertainment retailer HMV, saving some 2,500 jobs, it has been confirmed today. Hilco...

Blockbuster acquired by Gordon Brothers Europe

Entertainment retailer Blockbuster has been bought out of administration by private equity firm Gordon Brothers Europe, it has been announced. Saving over 2,000 jobs,...

Hilco sole remaining bidder for HMV

Restructuring specialist Hilco is the sole remaining bidder for ailing entertainment retailer HMV, hoping to acquire the brand and a majority of its stores...

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What the High Street will look like after Covid-19

Survival of the fittest: How the High Street will evolve after the crisis Wondering what the High Street is going to look like after lockdown...