UK shopper numbers rise after launch of “Eat Out to Help Out” scheme

This post was originally published on this siteLONDON, Aug 10 (Reuters) – Shopper numbers across all British retail destinations rose 3.8% in the week to August 8 versus the week before,

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British fashion retailer Superdry shores up finances with 70 million pound facility

This post was originally published on this siteLONDON (Reuters) – British fashion retailer Superdry (SDRY.L) has agreed a new 70 million pounds ($91.5 million) lending facility to help get

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Growth in UK shopper numbers stalls after lockdown easing rush

This post was originally published on this siteLONDON (Reuters) – Shopper numbers in Britain have failed to sustain the immediate growth that followed the reopening of hospitality and

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UK lawmakers, retailers call for action to prevent garment workers’ exploitation

This post was originally published on this siteLONDON (Reuters) – A group of 50 British lawmakers, retailers such as Marks & Spencer and New Look, and investors and NGOs called on

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Don’t leave Britain’s food strategy to the market, says Tesco boss

This post was originally published on this siteLONDON (Reuters) – The boss of Tesco (TSCO.L), Britain’s biggest supermarket group, on Thursday called for a comprehensive UK food

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UPDATE 1-Britain’s ASOS sees sales rise 10% in lockdown period

This post was originally published on this site(Adds detail). LONDON, July 15 (Reuters) – Online fashion retailer ASOS forecast annual profit towards the top end of expectations as it

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Online grocery’s share of UK market set to double, Ocado says

This post was originally published on this siteLONDON (Reuters) – Online grocery shopping will double its share of the UK market over the new few years, building on a huge increase during

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Lidl GB to open 25 stores this year, create 1000 jobs

This post was originally published on this siteLONDON, July 14 (Reuters) – German-owned discount supermarket Lidl GB said on Tuesday it was forging ahead with its expansion in Britain

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UPDATE 1-Britain’s Ocado sees retail sales soar 27% in lockdown half

This post was originally published on this site(Adds detail). LONDON, July 14 (Reuters) – Ocado, the British online supermarket and technology group, said it was confident that the surge in

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UPDATE 2-UK retailer Quiz suspends ties with supplier over wage allegations

This post was originally published on this site(Adds shares, Boohoo comment). LONDON, July 13 (Reuters) – British fashion retailer Quiz said on Monday it had suspended ties with a supplier

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