Monday, February 17, 2020
Selridges to ban all plastic-based cosmetic glitter by 2021

Selfridges to ban all plastic-based cosmetic glitter by 2021

Selfridges has pledged to remove all plastic-based cosmetic glitter by next year.
Retailers see growth in face mask demand amid coronavirus scare

Retailers see growth in face mask demand amid coronavirus scare

The demand for face masks in the UK appears to be on the rise amid fears about the coronavirus.
The luxury Australian skincare retailer Aesop is set to open its newest UK store in London's West End. The retailer's space will open at 16 Monmouth Street, joining a host of well-established beauty brands within Seven Dials.

Aesop store opens in Seven Dials

Shaftesbury has announced that Australian skincare brand Aesop will open its new store in Seven Dials, London's West End.
Space NK Andy Lightfoot

Space NK blames shrinking profits on expansion

Space NK has said its profits halved last year after it injected cash into new store openings as well as developing its website
Despite the doom and gloom on the high street there are some retailers that are bucking the trend and posting positive trading results. Boohoo, Ikea, Lidl, Aldi, Primark and The Body Shop.

These are the top 5 retailers defying the high street doom & gloom

The Retail Gazette has compiled a list of some retailers that defied industry challenges and were successful in 2019.
Boots beauty halls Huda Beauty Joanna Rogers

Boots to launch more beauty halls in 60 UK stores

Boots has revealed plans to launch additional revamped beauty halls across 60 stores in the UK this spring
The Fragrance Shop Black Friday Sanjay Vadera

The Fragrance Shop sales rise during “popular” Black Friday

The Fragrance Shop has revealed a surge in online sales during Black Friday thanks to its click and collect offering
Lush Debenhams House of Fraser Mark Constantine

Lush looking to swoop on vacant Debenhams & House of Fraser stores

Lush is reportedly seeking to occupy vacant Debenhams and House of Fraser units following the success of its new Liverpool store
Holland & Barrett posts jump in sales in Christmas quarter

Holland & Barrett posts jump in sales in Christmas quarter

Holland & Barrett has posted a rise in sales during its Christmas quarter, as its transformation plan shows signs of progress.
Boots sales & profits struck by decline in prescription numbers

Boots sales & profits struck by decline in prescription numbers

Sales and profits have taken a hit at Boots after the pharmacy chain was struck by a fall in prescription numbers.

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