Wednesday, July 17, 2019
High street vacancy

1 in 10 UK stores remain vacant

A new report has revealed that a third of stores on the UK's high streets remain empty for over two years...

Deichmann announces UK expansion plans

Deichmann has announced plans to expand its UK store portfolio in a bid to tackle recent losses. 
shopping centres

Shopping centres take £2.7m hit from struggling retailers

Shopping centre operators have taken a £2.7 billion hit in the last year thanks to struggling retailers, new figures have shown.
Boots stores

Boots confirms plans to shut down 200 stores

Boots has confirmed plans to shut down around 200 stores in the next 18 months, placing thousands of jobs at risk.
Boohoo London

Boohoo eyes foray into bricks-and-mortar in London

Boohoo has reportedly secured an event space and showroom in the heart of London.
Hut Group Manchester

The Hut Group to open Manchester space to showcase beauty brands

The Hut Group is set to open a brand new space in Manchester which it would use to showcase products from its online brands.
Bathstore administration

Bathstore enters administration, putting 500 jobs at risk

Bathstore has entered administration, ultimately putting 500 job at risk after failing to find a buyer.
Wyevale sale

Wyevale offloads Podington store to Cherry Lane Garden Centre

Wyevale has sold its Podington garden centre to a new owner as it continues with scheme to slim down its retail estate.
Ikea homes

Ikea to build 162 affordable flats in the UK

Ikea has announced it will soon build affordable housing in the UK after Worthing council agreed to work with a housing..
Crown Estate

Crown Estate delivers record income for Treasury despite retail challenges

The Crown Estate has delivered a record £343.5 million to Treasury coffers despite a challenging period for retail landlords.

Feature Resource

9 Tips for Getting your Retail Display Strategy Right

We are witnessing the digitisation of the entire retail ecosystem. While many have long debated whether online or offline will ‘win’ the retail battle,...