Friday, April 3, 2020
Mike Ashley’s Frasers Group has pledged to support the NHS and its employees “in whatever way” it can in an open letter to Michael Gove.This includes an initial offering of its fleet of lorries to travel around the UK delivering supplies. 

Coronavirus: Frasers Group offers to deliver NHS supplies

Frasers Group offers its help to the NHS in an open letter to Michael Gove.
New “wartime” measures could be brought in by the government to prevent sellers profiteering from essential items in high demand during the UK’s lockdown.

Government exploring “wartime” measures to prevent profiteering on online platforms

New “wartime” measures could be brought in by the government to prevent sellers profiteering from essential items in high demand
Schuh Colin Temple coronavirus covid-19

Schuh shutters online operations amid Covid-19 outbreak

Schuh has confirmed that its online operations will be shuttered temporarily alongside its physical stores
Halfords covid-19 stores pandemic UK Graham Stapleton

Coronavirus: Some Halfords stores remain open to “keep UK moving”

Halfords has said its stores will remain open amid the Covid-19 outbreak to "keep the UK moving".
Thousands of shops may never re-open after coronavirus lockdown

Thousands of shops may never re-open after coronavirus lockdown

Thousands of shops up may have closed their doors for the last time this week following the government's coronavirus lockdown.

Government orders all non-essential shops to close during coronavirus crisis

Shops selling "non-essential" goods have been ordered to close as Prime Minister Boris Johnson to combat the spread of Covid-19.
B&Q, JD Sports, Dunelm, ScS, Games Workshop confirm lockdown closures

B&Q, JD Sports, Dunelm, ScS, Games Workshop confirm lockdown closures

B&Q, JD Sports, Dunelm, ScS and Games Workshop have all confirmed they will temporarily close their stores.
McColl's covid-19 pandemic Jonathan Miller

Coronavirus: McColl’s stores safe enough to stay open, CEO says

McColl's has put in place a range of policies designed to protect colleagues and customers to keep its stores open
Springboard footfall covid-19 coronavirus

Footfall plummets up to 63% in wake of Covid-19 crisis

Footfall has dropped to an all-time low across retail destinations in the UK as the covid-19 pandemic prompted consumers
Ted Baker, Moss Bros, The Works, The Entertainer the latest to close UK stores Ann Summers, Beaverbrooks, Watches of Switzerland, Crew Clothing Fortnum & Mason

Ted Baker, Moss Bros, The Works, The Entertainer the latest to close UK stores

Ted Baker, Moss Bros, The Works, The Entertainer and several others have become the latest batch to temporarily close stores.

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