Wednesday, August 21, 2019
Mothercare stores

Mothercare in talks to offload UK stores as sales drop

Mothercare has revealed its extensive store closure programme has affected its total sales in the UK, as numbers dropped
Dixons Travel

Dixons Travel launches first-ever travel kiosk

Dixons Travel has launched a new formatm much smaller store at London Southend Airport as part of its expansion strategy.

Charged: Amazon announces 2 new “state-of-the-art” robotic fulfilment centres creating 2500 jobs

Amazon has announced plans to open two new “state-of-the-art” robotic fulfilment centres in Ohio creating over 2500 jobs in the region. The two 700,000sq ft...
June online sales

Online retail sales bounce back in June

Online retail sales for the month of June made a comeback after a disappointing May.
Amazon is raising seller fees in France in direct response to a recently imposed digital tax, escalating its standoff with the French government.

CHARGED: Amazon workers strike in Germany over “discount on incomes”

Workers at seven of Amazon’s sites across German have timed in a strike with the retailer’s Prime Day activity, demanding better

BRC acquires Oxford Summer School

The British Retail Consortium (BRC) has acquired Oxford Summer School, which is now known as OSS Retail.
Boohoo Karen Millen Coast

Usdaw to protest Boohoo AGM today

The Union of Shop, Distributive and Allied Workers (Usdaw) will protest Boohoo’s AGM today both at its head quarters and at the

John Lewis weekly sales up 3.8%

John Lewis has reported a sales increase of 3.8 per cent over the last week, where fashion was the overall best performer.

Tesco presents “Finest” stores proposal to boost profit margin

Tesco yesterday presented a new plan to launch “Finest” stores to analysts and investors as it looks to move into the premium

Former BHS owner Dominic Chappell in court over tax evasion accusations

Dominic Chappell, the last owner of BHS, will appear in court today accused of tax evasion.

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