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Category: Retail & Ecommerce

7 Sep

New Look appoints former Sainsbury’s boss

6 Sep

50 high street stores shuttered per day in 2021

6 Sep

Ikea struggles with supply problems

2 Sep

Puma and Animal Crossing’s collaboration

2 Sep

IL Makiage poaches Goldman Sachs MD

1 Sep

Primark’s US expansion

1 Sep

Molly Mae named Creative Director of Pretty Little Thing

31 Aug

Department store numbers plunge 83% since collapse of BHS

31 Aug

Taste for takeaways outlasts Covid lockdowns

31 Aug

Marks & Spencer pulls suits from half its stores as demand slumps

27 Aug

Revvies Energy Strips hit crowdfunding target to disrupt UK performance nutrition market

27 Aug

Bird and Blend flies past crowdfunding target ahead of retail store expansion

26 Aug

Urban Outfitters to launch resale platform, Nuuly Thrift

26 Aug

Grind raises £22m to expand in the US and beyond

26 Aug

Just Eat and Amazon on hiring spree to meet growing consumer demand

26 Aug

Farfetch launches pre-order service to minimise fashion waste

25 Aug

Manchester’s boohoo to create 5,000 jobs with £500M investment

19 Aug

Cook concessions soar as 150 are added in past year

19 Aug

M&S to offer food products online in 150 countries

19 Aug

Franco Manca owner planning big UK and overseas expansion

19 Aug

Just Eat orders surge by 58 million in first half of year

17 Aug

Marks & Spencer adds new fashion brands to online platform

16 Aug

Amazon adds own-brand food to online grocery offer

16 Aug

Pret plans regional roll-out to reduce reliance on London

12 Aug

Boohoo says its not a ‘throwaway fashion brand’

10 Aug

Harvey Nichols launches luxury resale service

9 Aug

Australian fashion brand Forever New launches in the UK

5 Aug

Same day deliveries- the new normal?

5 Aug

The Hut Group takes over Cult Beauty

5 Aug

Mike Ashley departs from Frasers Group

2 Aug

Morrisons suitor CD&R poised kick off bidding war

2 Aug

Amazon hit with $885m fine for alleged data law breach

26 Jul

Marks & Spencer to launch same-day fashion delivery

26 Jul

LK Bennett to launch clothing rental service

22 Jul

The dangerous rise of China’s luxury bargain hunter

15 Jul

Fitness brands to know

15 Jul

Hobbycraft sees double-digit sales growth

15 Jul

Asos sales rise despite demand ‘volatility’

14 Jul

Asian investments in UK tech startups skyrocket: Here are the top companies

14 Jul

London’s fraud prevention startup Quantexa rakes in $153M funding to fight financial crimes

13 Jul

TikTok opens pop-up experience venue in Westfield shopping centre

13 Jul

Klarna acquires UK’s social shopping startup Hero

13 Jul

The Super Mario and Tag Heuer collaboration

12 Jul

Asos launches joint venture with US giant Nordstorm

8 Jul

Boohoo hires ex-Topshop creative boss as Karen Millen fashion director

1 Jul

AO.com back in the black as Covid drives soaring sales

30 Jun

London startup Thymia that uses video-games to help doctors spot and treat depression picks $1.1M funding

30 Jun

E-Commerce Leader Obsess takes virtual shopping to the next level with latest funding round

29 Jun

Burberry boss Marco Gobbetti makes a surprise exit to rival

28 Jun

Debenhams takes on new name in first campaign after boohoo takeover

28 Jun

JD Sports acquires Deporvillage in Spain for £120m

28 Jun

Kanye West is suing Walmart over ‘virtually indistinguishable’ knockoffs of his foam Yeezy shoes

23 Jun

Glasgow-based vegan protein startup ENOUGH grabs £36M for alternative meats and dairy products

22 Jun

Amazon Prime Day sales could be hampered by changing customer behaviour

22 Jun

Selfridges opens garden centres to tap into pandemic-driven trend

21 Jun

Asos considers restructuring teams across Arcadia brands

17 Jun

Asda and Co-op partner with Unilever on refillable packaging trials

17 Jun

Dr Martens’ sales and profits rise in IPO year

17 Jun

Debenhams targets high street return in potential deal with major beauty brands

17 Jun

Halfords sees profits rise as demand increases for bikes and e-scooters

15 Jun

YouTube bans masthead ads for politics, alcohol and bets

15 Jun

Unilever to buy Paula’s Choice

14 Jun

JD Sports faces investor backlash over boss’s bonus

10 Jun

Zara owner Inditex reports sales above pre-pandemic levels

10 Jun

Lingerie brand Boux Avenue launches first dress collection

9 Jun

Manchester-based luxe smart sportswear startup Prevayl bags £7.5m

9 Jun

Home décor startup Lick gets $22M for its sustainable range

8 Jun

Here’s everything Apple announced at its 2021 Keynote

8 Jun

Warm weather encourages retail footfall

3 Jun

The North Face launches pride collection and partnerships to support the LGBTQ+ community who love to explore

3 Jun

Etsy buys secondhand clothing app Depop to tap into Gen Z

27 May

Primark launches recycled loungewear collection

25 May

DTC natural deodorant startup Wild debuts in Sainsbury’s

24 May

Mike Ashley’s Frasers Group eyes Hugo Boss swoop

24 May

Made.com set for £1bn London float

20 May

Asos eyes Cult Beauty and Feelunique as takeover targets

20 May

Rental E-scooter trial to launch in London in June

18 May

Topp Tiles back in the black following ‘strong recovery’ upon reopening

17 May

Farfetch revenues soar after ‘tremendous start to 2021’

13 May

Australian fashion giant Cotton On launches in the UK

11 May

The Hut Group secures £1.6bn funding as it pens deal with SoftBank

10 May

Zara to launch first ever beauty collection with inclusivity at heart

6 May

Next upgrades profit forecast again after surge in sales

5 May

Ikea launches ‘buy back’ initiative as part of sustainability drive

5 May

Boohoo profits surge as sales rocket across globe

30 Apr

Jempson’s reports ‘outstanding’ increase in turnover and profit

30 Apr

Asda beefs up commercial team with hires from Waitrose and Sky

29 Apr

ASDA: George brand to sell second-hand clothing in shops

27 Apr

Book sales surge in 2020 as UK rediscovers love of Reading

20 Apr

M&S to open new dotcom warehouse for ‘more digital future’

20 Apr

Shoppers making ‘revenge purchases’ as lockdown eases

19 Apr

Gail’s owner Bread Holdings benefits from quality demand

19 Apr

Ocado looks to ‘kerb to kitchen’ robots in tech tie-up

19 Apr

EG Group buys restaurant chain Leon for £100m

12 Apr

ASOS to raise £500m to bolster expansion war chest

12 Apr

Homebase announces Next Partnership

8 Apr

Vaccine passports may be required in some shops

8 Apr

Tom “evolving” giving model alongside new youthful visual identity

8 Apr

Asos gains 1.5 million customers in six months