Sunday, August 18, 2019
Co-op Newcastle University franchise

Co-op teams up with Newcastle Uni to open 1st franchise in north east

Co-op has teamed up with Newcastle University Student Union to launch its first franchise store in the north east later this year

River Island asks landlords to cut rents by 40%

River Island is negotiating with landlords over cutting store rents by up to 40 per cent, according to Drapers.
Sports Direct rent cuts Jack Wills landlords

Sports Direct pushes for no rent on Jack Wills stores

Sports Direct is negotiating with Jack Wills' landlords to accept rent-free tenancy agreements across some stores
Superdrug new jobs new stores

Superdrug creates 150 jobs with 13 new stores this summer

Superdrug has revealed it will be creating 150 new jobs with 13 new store openings over the summer.
Sativa wants to open 100 Goodbody Wellness medicinal cannabis stores within 2 years

Sativa wants to open 100 medicinal cannabis stores in 2 years

Sativa, a medicinal cannabis and cannabidiol company, has revealed plans to open 100 such stores in the UK within two years.
WHSmith travel retail InMotion Leeds Airport Toby Keir

WHSmith opens first UK branch of InMotion

WHSmith has opened the doors to its first UK branch of InMotion - its specialist travel fascia - at Leeds Bradford Airport.
Westfield Croydon Partnership

£1.4bn Westfield Croydon development will be “too little too late”

Independents in Croydon have expressed their concerns over the long-delayed Westfield development.
Amazon’s UK country manager says ecommerce and high street retailers should work “hand-in-hand to drive growth”.

Amazon to open first Scottish Clicks & Mortar store this weekend

Amazon has revealed it is close to opening the first ever Scottish Clicks and Mortar shop in Waverley Mall, Edinburgh.
Sports Direct Mike Ashley Jack Wills

Sports Direct seeks rent cuts for Jack Wills stores

Sports Direct is reportedly seeking rent cuts for Jack Wills - the struggling retailer it most recently acquired for £12.75m
RRL Ralph Lauren debut UK store Carnaby Soho London Newburgh Quarter

Ralph Lauren’s sub-brand RRL picks London for debut UK store

US fashion retailer RRL, a sub-brand of Ralph Lauren, has opened its first ever UK store in Carnaby’s Newburgh Quarter in Soho,

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