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Tuesday 14 December 2010
Monday 13 December 2010
Monday 06 December 2010
High street bellwether John Lewis saw sales of £104m last week, up by 1.2 per cent year on year and by 3.7 per cent compared with the previous week, despite "atrocious weather conditions".
Friday 03 December 2010
Tuesday 30 November 2010
Saturday 27 November 2010
Grant Shapps' complaint that under the Financial Services Authority's plans for regulatory reform, even he wouldn't have got a mortgage no doubt means that the regulator will face further pressure to rethink its proposals.
Monday 22 November 2010
John Lewis has said its online sales will smash through the £500m barrier this year, as it delivered another stellar weekly performance in its department stores.
Friday 19 November 2010
Furniture designer Robin Day, who has died at the age of 95, lived to become a legend in his own lifetime. Day created the world's first Polypropylene chair, fondly known as the "Polyprop", one of the best-selling stacking chairs of all time – 14 million and counting – widely used up and down the land in schools, cafés and village halls. Originally launched by Hille in 1963, it is still going strong in various forms today, literally so, as it is remarkable for its durability as well as its understated visual sophistication.
Friday 29 October 2010
Thursday 21 October 2010
The department store Debenhams has revealed it will reintroduce its dividend after a two-year hiatus, as it posted a sharp uplift in full-year profits.
Sunday 26 September 2010
Born in 1981, American composer Nico Muhly has been fast-tracked to ubiquity with a string of high-profile commissions.
Saturday 25 September 2010
John Lewis has posted another strong weekly performance, with sales at its Waitrose supermarket chain boosted by students stocking up on ready meals for the start of the university term.
Friday 17 September 2010
The middle classes' favourite retailer shrugged off talk of a double-dip recession yesterday, posting strong growth in first-half sales and profits.
Thursday 16 September 2010
Storm clouds gathered on Britain's high street today after a shock fall in retail sales and a slew of pessimistic comments from major players.
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