Amazon’s UK business rates tax to turnover ratio was just 0.37 per cent last year despite it raking in nearly £20 billion.

Amazon’s UK tax to turnover ratio was just 0.37% last year despite record sales

Amazon’s UK business rates tax to turnover ratio was just 0.37 per cent last year despite it raking in nearly £20 billion.
Sainsbury’s to roll out Fresh Food Market concept after successful Hempstead Valley trial

Sainsbury’s to roll out Fresh Food Market concept after successful Hempstead Valley trial

// Sainsbury's to roll out Fresh Food Market concept after a successful pilot at Hempstead Valley store // Comes as Sainsbury's opens relaunched Hempstead Valley...
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Issa brothers’ £6.8bn takeover of Asda nears completion

The Issa brothers have reached an agreement to acquire Asda from Walmart in a £6.8 billion deal, following regulatory approval.
Plan for vacant shop-to-residential conversions "will not save our high streets"

Plan for vacant shop-to-residential conversions “will not save our high streets”

Government plans to convert vacant retail properties into residential has been slammed as a “threat to the high street" (...)
Arcadia Group topshop asos redundancies

Arcadia Group to cut jobs at West Midlands warehouse after Asos deal

Arcadia Group's distribution centre in Rugby, Warwickshire is reportedly set to make hundreds of redundancies following Asos' acquisition of Topshop, Topman, Miss Selfridge, and athleisure brand HIIT.
Confirmed: Topshop's Oxford Street flagship not part of Asos deal

Asos mulls keeping Topshop’s Oxford Street flagship after Arcadia deal

Asos has said it might keep Topshop’s Oxford Circus flagship after buying some brands out of Arcadia Group's (...)
Frasers Group New Look redundancies job losses acquisition

Frasers Group swoops in on New Look’s Brighton store

Mike Ashley’s Frasers Group has reportedly bought the freehold of the New Look store in Brighton.
Retail crisis deepens as shop vacancy rates jumps to 13.7%

Retail crisis deepens as shop vacancy rates jumps to 13.7%

The UK retail sector’s recent turmoil worsened during the last three months of 2020 as more shops shuttered in the face (...)
37 Paperchase stores axed & 500 job cuts as details of Paperchase rescue deal revealed

Paperchase: 27 stores axed & 250 job cuts as details of rescue deal revealed

Details of Paperchase's rescue have been revealed after it secured a pre-pack deal to save 1000 jobs after it tumbled into administration.
Debenhams Boohoo acquisition

Debenhams empty units to remain on high streets for years, experts warn

The former Debenhams stores on the high streets are likely to remain as empty units for years, experts have reportedly warned.

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