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Tuesday 07 February 2012
Retailers suffered a fall in underlying sales last month and the second-worst January of trading since the mid-1990s, hitting them with a "sobering" start to what is expected to be another "tough year".
Monday 06 February 2012
Vintage clothing first stretched its wings as an ethical antidote to the high street's fast fashion initiatives. It was a cost-effective alternative for those who appreciated quality, as well as value and originality.
Friday 03 February 2012
A live album culled from a Parisian show last May, The Black Session finds Wire switching between tracks from their recent Red Barked Tree album and old favourites.
Monday 23 January 2012
Urban Outfitters may have been in the headlines for all the wrong reasons, but it's still one of the loudest and proudest personalities on the high street, says Harriet Walker
Friday 20 January 2012
A post-Christmas collapse at Comet will cost parent company Kesa Electricals up to £15m more than it thought to get the retailer off its hands.
Tuesday 27 December 2011
Monday 26 December 2011
Slew of leases coming up for renewal sparks new warning of closures over next three years
Friday 23 December 2011
The competition watchdog has given the UK's troubled electricals sector a pre-Christmas boost by unveiling plans to ditch a 13-year-old regulation that prevents suppliers of products such as TVs or washing machines from recommending resale prices to retailers and wholesalers.
Tuesday 20 December 2011
A spate of early discounting has helped retailers attract shoppers before Christmas, but the uplift is not expected to last into the new year, a survey revealed today.
Tuesday 13 December 2011
A third of high streets are "degenerating or failing" according to new research published by the Government today.
Sunday 11 December 2011
Retailers Carpetright, Sports Direct and Moss Bros are all reporting this week, ahead of the key Christmas period.
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