Wednesday, August 5, 2020
Face coverings to become mandatory in shops from July 24

Face coverings to become mandatory in shops from July 24

Wearing a face covering in shops and supermarkets is to be made mandatory in England.
Boohoo has seen its shares recover by 27 per cent this morning as investors see its “share price fall as a buying opportunity”.

£500m wiped off Boohoo’s market value following damning report

Boohoo has seen its share prices divebomb by nearly 11 per cent following an undercover exposé
Co-op calls for legislation to protect staff after rise in store crimes

Co-op calls for legislation to protect staff after rise in store crime

Shop workers face a "store crime epidemic" unless the UK Government urgently introduces new legislation to protect staff.
Tesco like-for-like sales rise 8% for Q1

Tesco like-for-like sales rise 8% during quarter of lockdown

Tesco group sales up almost 8% during lockdown quarter.
Total revenue up 2% for Matalan’s full year trading

Total revenue up 2% for Matalan’s full year trading

Matalan's total revenue increased in the full year to the end of February 2020.
Naked Wines’ revenue up 81% during lockdown

Naked Wines’ revenue up 81% during lockdown

Revenue soars for Naked Wines after lockdown takes hold. The retailer achieved £8.2m in profit for FY to March 2020.

Online retail revenue grows 17% in the UK

Retail is being impacted dramatically around the globe as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic. Since the UK government ordered the closing of all...

Shopware 6 now available as a cloud solution 

At this year’s purely digital Community Day, Shopware announced that a cloud solution has now been added to their product portfolio: the so-called Starter...
Alistair Darling supports emergency VAT cut, but retailers warn it could encourage use of cash

Alistair Darling supports emergency VAT cut, but retailers warn it could encourage use of...

Alistair Darling urges government to consider emergency cut in VAT.
Aldi is developing its own cashierless Amazon Go rival and is on the hunt for automatic product recognition technologies.

Aldi expands Deliveroo partnership offering 200 items for home delivery in London

Aldi is expanding its partnership with Deliveroo enabling 100,000 customers in London to order hundreds of products online

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