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Boux Avenue is third in the Christmas trading league table, while sixth-placed Fortnum & Mason benefited from an unprecedented demand for luxury items.
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A front-runner tipped to become the new Morrisons chief executive, Wesfamers’ Ian McLeod, has instead taken up a role in the US.
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Tesco has reportedly narrowed down the search for a successor to Sir Richard Broadbent to two candidates as it seeks to rebuild its reputation.
The chief executive of Findel, Roger Siddle, is to depart at the end of the financial year and the retailer will reconsider its leadership structure.
Halfords boss Matt Davies has denied that his departure for Tesco will be detrimental to the business because of the foundations he has laid.
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Roger Siddle is bowing out from Findel after almost five years turning the retailer around, but it is not the last retail will see of him.
For many people a new year marks the opportunity for a new start, with careers very much in the forefront of many people’s thoughts.
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Making wages fairer across retail is the sector’s next challenge and best way to ensure people reach their full potential.
Timpson has recruited hundreds of employees from prisons and boss James Timpson thinks other retailers should do the same.