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Vince Cable is set to back a probe into the administrators of Comet referring three partners of accountancy firm Deloitte to chartered accountants body ICAEW.

Comet administrators to be probed over handling of liquidation

Vince Cable is to back a probe into the administrators of Comet, referring three partners of Deloitte to chartered accountants body ICAEW.

John Lewis ended its summer Sale with 18.8% growth year on year last week, driven by a stellar performance in its home department.

Infographic: John Lewis clearance helps weekly sales surge 18.8%

John Lewis ended its summer Sale with 18.8% growth year on year last week, driven by a stellar performance in its home department.

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Breakfast briefing: Retail news on Amazon and Comet

Retail news round-up on July 25, 2014: Amazon quarterly loss widened to £74m in its second quarter and Vince Cable to reveal Comet’s administrators face a probe by the accounting watchdog.

Grocers cut back on working hours despite growth in store numbers

Grocers cut back on working hours despite growth in store numbers

Supermarkets are cutting back on hours worked and equivalent full-time jobs in retail fell in the second quarter despite growth in store numbers.

Sales grew across all retail sectors in June

Retail sales grow in every sector in June, reports ONS

Retail sales volumes in June grew 3.6%, compared to last year and by 0.1% on the previous month, according to the Office for National Statistics.

Do you know how the Sale of Goods Act applies to you?

The Office of Fair Trading’s Sale of Goods Act ‘hub’ is a useful tool to help retailers protect their business as well as keep customers happy.

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