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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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One Harry Potter toy sold every 5 minutes

New research has shown that one Harry Potter toy is sold every five minutes in the UK, with retailers Lego, Smyths Toys..

Arcadia to lose 170 HQ staff alongside 1000 shop floor jobs

Arcadia will cut 170 staff from its head office alongside the 1,000 shop floor jobs caused by the closure of 50 stores in its por

Charged: Ocado starts work on $55m high-tech fulfillment centre in US

Ocado has broken ground on the first of 20 high-tech automated warehouses it plans to build in the US.
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Tesco hails modest Q1 performance in “subdued” market

Big 4 leader Tesco has reported a 0.2 per cent rise in its first quarter like-for-like sales to £13.9 billion despite “subdued”

Usdaw seeks debate in Parliament with Time for Better Pay petition

The Union of Shop, Distributive and Allied Workers (Usdaw) will seek a debate in Parliament after its Time for Better Pay
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Boohoo first quarter sales up 39%

Boohoo has defied tough trading in the retail fashion market with a 39 per cent jump in sales to £254.3 million.

Paul Geddes in the running for Kingfisher CEO spot

Paul Geddes is believed to be one of the main candidates in the running for Kingfisher’s newly vacated chief executive spot.

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The New Age of Consumer Behaviour in Retail 2019 Report

Is retail experiencing a moment of transformation or chaos? The answer to this question depends on who is framing it. Too long has our...