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Fashion giant Inditex opened the first UK store for its womenswear brand Stradivarius today at Westfield Stratford.
Heavy rain over the bank holiday made it a washout for retailers as shoppers opted to stay indoors rather than visit the high street.
Furniture Village has secured a £6m investment from the Business Growth Fund (BGF), which will help it accelerate store expansion.
Retail news round-up on August 26, 2014: Footfall plunges over rainy Bank Holiday, Furniture Village gets £6m investment, Amazon acquires gaming firm and more.
Furniture Village is updating its logo to target younger shoppers as it expands its stores after securing a £6m investment from the Business Growth Fund.
Argos is launching a TV advertising campaign to push its first ever home and furniture own brand Heart of House.
Screwfix is among the UK’s fastest-growing retailers and its family-style culture has played a key role in its ongoing success.
As the world’s most successful brands are categorised into several retail categories, retailers must innovate their image to remain relevant.
Retailers must ensure that their store staff can put their ideas forward as getting feedback from the shopfloor can only improve a business.
Consumer confidence in the UK has risen four times faster than around the world over the last year, so is it time for retailers to start celebrating?