4 Debenhams freeholds sold as landlords back away from high street

Retail property giant British Land is due to sell off its last four remaining freestanding Debenhams stores.
Morphe Birmingham

Morphe picks Birmingham for 2nd UK store

Morphe Cosmetics has officially opened its first store outside London and second in the UK at the Bullring in Birmingham.
Aldi

Aldi opens 8 new stores in one day

Aldi has opened eight stores on a single day, which it claims to be record, as it gears up for its biggest-ever Christmas.
Mayfair concierge

Indie retailers get leg-up in London’s Mayfair with new concierge service

A concierge service has been launched to ease the passage of indie retailers to set up a shop in Mayfair and Belgravia.
House of Fraser

568 jobs saved as House of Fraser’s Kendals store to remain open

House of Fraser’s flagship Kendals store in Manchester has been saved from closure after new terms were agreed.

Intu sells 3 properties for £25m to “recycle capital”

Intu has announced the sale of three of its properties for a total of £25.25 million as it struggles to regain confidence.

UK retail property values to drop 20% next year

The UK’s five largest property funds stand to risk billions of pounds invested in the country’s struggling retail sector.
Carnaby

Shaftesbury “largely unaffected” by retail headwinds

Shaftesbury Group, the FTSE 250 landlord which owns large parts of London’s West End, held firm against the retail storm.

Amazon eyes Sainsbury’s & Asda stores after merger

Amazon is understood to be eyeing stores which Sainsbury’s and Asda could be forced to give up in their proposed upcoming merger.
In-store and online shopping

£7 billion to be spent across Cyber Monday and Black Friday

Shoppers are set to continue their buying spree today as the industry enters Cyber Monday.

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What the High Street will look like after Covid-19

Survival of the fittest: How the High Street will evolve after the crisis Wondering what the High Street is going to look like after lockdown...