Saturday, October 20, 2018

Toys R Us to be revived by owners

Toys R Us is set to be revived by the lenders who took control following its dramatic collapse earlier this year.

BRC-Nielsen Shop Price Index reports second month of price inflation

Shop prices increased on the previous year for the second consecutive month, according to the latest results from the British Retail Consortium (BRC) and...

UK may take on tech giants alone with “digital services tax” says Hammond

Tech giants like Amazon and Apple could soon be hit with a “digital services tax” in the UK.

ScS hails “increasing resilience” for FY results as online sales rise 22%

Sunderland-based furniture and floorings retailer ScS cited “increasing resilience and strong cash flow dynamics”.

Tesco Bank fined £16.4m over cyber-attack failures

Tesco’s banking arm has agreed a settlement with the Financial Conduct Authority to pay £16.4 million.

Tesco faces multi-million pound equal pay claim

Tesco is facing a multi-million-pound equal pay claim after a campaign group accused it of paying female shop workers £3 less.

Brexit fears hit consumer confidence in September

Consumer confidence dropped this month as ongoing concerns surrounding Brexit weighed on shoppers’ outlook.

High street sales growth falls after strong summer

Retail sales growth was more subdued last month as the strong sales seen over the summer period begin to let up.

“Fornite phenomenon” drives huge uptick in gaming sales

The “Fornite phenomenon” has driven a huge boost in gaming product sales over the last year according to Argos’ latest report.

Amazon opens first general selling items with a 4-star rating or above

Amazon has launched its first general bricks-and-mortar store in New York, as it powers ahead with its physical expansion.

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