Scottish shoppers urged to "spend & keep safe" as non-essential shops reopen

Scottish shoppers urged to “spend & keep safe” as non-essential shops reopen

Shoppers in Scotland have been reminded to continue social distancing and wear face coverings as retailers look to claw back £4.1bn (...)
JYSK expansion new stores

Jysk set for UK expansion with new employment campaign

Jysk has unveiled plans to open five new stores in the UK by the end of the year, taking the total to 26 across the country.
Northern Ireland lockdown exit "will move faster if possible" – Arlene Foster

Northern Ireland lockdown exit “will move faster if possible” – Arlene Foster

Northern Ireland has taken another step towards exiting lockdown with the further easing of restrictions today.
Westfield rent The Fragrance Shop

Retailers cautious after Westfield owner wins unpaid rent court case

Retailers have expressed concern after the High Court ordered The Fragrance Shop to pay Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield £160,000 in unpaid rent and service charges that accrued during the pandemic.
Hammerson Harry Badham

Hammerson hires new chief development officer

Hammerson has welcomed Harry Badham as chief development and asset repositioning officer after recently agreeing to sell all of its retail parks to Canadian investment firm Brookfield.
Carphone Warehouse closes all Irish stores

Carphone Warehouse shuts down all Irish stores

// Carphone Warehouse to shut 81 stores in the Republic of Ireland, resulting in nearly 500 job losses // The closures comprise of 69 standalone...
Hammerson offloads retail parks portfolio for £330m

Hammerson agrees sale of retail parks portfolio for £330m

Hammerson has agreed to sell all of its retail parks to Canadian investment firm Brookfield, in deal that will complete the shopping (...)
Confirmed: Scotland’s lockdown restrictions to ease on Monday

Confirmed: Scotland’s lockdown restrictions to ease on Monday

Non-essential shops will be able to reopen in Scotland on Monday as First Minister Nicola Sturgeon confirmed lockdown easing will go (...)
Hammerson Rita-Rose Gagné

Hammerson collects less than half of rent due as new finance boss joins

Hammerson has collected less than half of net rental income due in the second quarter of the financial year and has announced the appointment of a new chief financial officer.
Hammerson Mark Bourgeois

Hammerson to slash rents as it “shares the pain” with retailers

Hammerson has announced it will slash rents for its retail tenants by around 30 per cent as non-essential stores reopen.

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