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An unprecedented number of retailers are poised to take part in a Black Friday deal frenzy that is expected to deliver £200m of sales.
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With Christmas fast approaching, the wonderful and sometimes weird internet of things will change how people live and shop.
Big data is an essential tool for retailers but it shouldn’t get in the way of good old-fashioned intuition and judgement.
Despite growth in convenience and online retail, the big four grocers continue to struggle to maintain share in a competitive market.
B&M’s interim results show that the retailer is a strong growth business, so why has its post-IPO share price been underwhelming?
Helen Weir may have been among banking group Lloyds’ top brass in the run-up to the financial crash but her appointment at M&S is welcome.
Do retailers care about places other than the capital? John Ryan explores Penzance, where retailer coverage rather than care appears paramount.
Virtually every list of tech start–ups includes a high proportion of enterprises aimed at the retail sector, mobile or ecommerce.
Shop vacancy rates have increased for the first time in almost two years, but Government must stop treating the high street as a cash cow.
Asda’s 1.6% fall in like-for-likes indicates just how challenging the British supermarket scene has become.
As we enter the festive period, and the busiest time of the year for retail, Hermes considers how retailers can best manage their returns