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Fortnum & Mason opened its second standalone store in St Pancras

Analysis: Fortnum & Mason packs its hamper for travel push

Fortnum & Mason’s chief executive Ewan Venters talks to Retail Week about the upcoming Heathrow Terminal 5 store, expansion and brand overhaul.

Department store Selfridges became the first retailer to open its Christmas department this year

In pictures: Selfridges first retailer to launch Christmas shop this year

Department store Selfridges became the first retailer to open its Christmas department this year yesterday, with 142 shopping days left until the big day.

The Body Shop has a traditional music box on offer filled with beauty goodies to make it a perfect gift.

Christmas in July: Top 10 health and beauty picks for 2014

Beauty is always big at Christmas as party-goers complement their new outfits with hair, skin and nail products and the usual sparkly eye shadows.

And the traditional Christmas pud looks tantalisingly juicy with its cherry top, which Tesco has matured for nine months.

Christmas in July: Top 10 festive foods for 2014

Arguably the most important part of Christmas, the food on offer this year seems to be even more luxurious than normal.

The Samsung Gear Fit syncs with a user\'s phone to provide instant notifications of emails, texts and incoming calls, alongside tracking fitness goals.

Christmas in July: Top 10 electrical goods for 2014

Health is expected to be popular this Christmas as retailers forecast fitness-tracking technology and blenders to top wish lists.

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Marks and Spencer is “firing on all cylinders” and prepared to deliver this Christmas, according to its food boss Steve Rowe.

Marks & Spencer 'firing on all cylinders' ahead of Christmas, say food boss

Marks & Spencer is “firing on all cylinders” and prepared to deliver this Christmas, according to its food boss Steve Rowe.

Christmas will be unspectacular this year, according to Mintel

Christmas set to be 'unspectacular' this year with 3% sales growth forecast

Sales growth is expected to be unspectacular this Christmas with just 3% growth in December forecast, a slower rate than last year, according to Mintel.

Selfridges

Video: Selfridges brings Christmas to its Oxford Street store in August Video

Selfridges became the first department store in the world to open its Christmas shop this year last week. Retail Week visits the Winter Wonderland.

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Argos unveils top 13 Christmas toys as technology vies with classics Video

Argos predicts traditional toys will go head-to-head with their high-tech counterparts as it unveils its predictions for the top 13 Christmas toys.

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Currys and PC World reveal top 10 technology gifts for Christmas 2014

Currys and PC World has unveiled its top 10 predictions of what customers are expected to snap up this Christmas, with wearable tech high on the list.

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