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House of Fraser warehouse employees stop work over pay dispute

Employees at House of Fraser’s distribution centre in Wellingborough have downed their tools over a dispute with new owner.

Amazon next day delivery claim banned by ASA

The Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) has banned Amazon from makings its current "Unlimited One-Day Delivery" claim. In a landmark case for the retail giant, the...
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Fat Face hails 7.4% rise in sales amid tough high street trading

Sales rose 7.4 per cent for Fat Face in its full year to June 2, despite tough high street trading conditions and unseasonal weather...

Former Co-op director Sam Walker tells tribunal she was sacked over equal pay

Former Co-operative Group executive Sam Walker has alleged she was sacked from the business after she raised concerns over equal pay, according to a...

House of Fraser paid £1m to landlords to drop legal challenge

House of Fraser paid £1 million to landlords in an out-of-court settlement for them to drop the legal challenge its CVA.

Superdrug to offer Botox and cosmetic procedures in-store

Superdrug is set to offer customers Botox and filler cosmetic procedures in its flagship London store from today.

M&S and Sainsbury’s sign up for disabled accessibility initiative “Purple Tuesday”

Some of the UK’s biggest retail organisations have signed up to “Purple Tuesday”, an initiative designed for disabled shoppers
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Mike Ashley’s plans to make HoF “Harrods of the high street” slated by industry

Mike Ashley’s ambition to turn his newly acquired House of Fraser into a leading luxury department store “isn’t very realistic”.

Homebase to shut 42 stores threatening 1500 jobs

Homebase is due to officially announce its CVA plans later today, set to see dozens of stores close and over 1000 jobs threatened

Mike Ashley looks to keep 80% of House of Fraser stores open

Retail tycoon Mike Ashley has revealed he plans to keep 80 per cent of House of Fraser stores open for business, according to The...

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The retail CMO’s guide to Christmas 2018

Things are tough in retail right now. Administrations, Amazon, CX, AI, a weak's a lot. But we’re here to spread some Christmas cheer. The retail...