Scotland

  • Opinion

    Survival of the biggest

    2011-05-17T12:05:00Z

    The best shopping centres are attracting visitors, but the challenge is converting visits to sales

  • St Enoch
    Analysis

    Retail in Scotland

    2011-05-03T13:04:00Z

    Uncertainty over jobs and income plus the later time of Easter have had an impact on retail in Scotland, causing the worst drop in sales since 2000.

  • House of Fraser
    Analysis

    What it's like to work at House of Fraser

    2011-04-26T15:19:00Z

    The inside view from resourcing manager Linda Summerell.

  • Olympic Delivery Authority's Olympic Stadium image
    Analysis

    The Olympic opportunity

    2011-04-26T07:00:00Z

    Retailers are hopeful that the Olympic Games will give a boost to consumer spending. Rebecca Thomson finds out what retailers need to do to make sure they are ready for the big event.

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    News

    In Focus: Evans Cycles

    2011-04-18T07:00:00Z

    It is refreshing to welcome a dynamic new specialist sector leader to Retail Week Knowledge Bank’s coverage: Evans Cycles.

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    News

    Space race

    2011-04-08T00:00:00Z

    Two more retailers have signed to Land Securities’ Buchanan Street development in Glasgow, meaning it is already 75% let by space.

  • Opinion

    The compliance costs of devolution

    April 1 2011

    I sense that devolution is entering a distinctly different and more vigorous phase of its development. The reasons aren’t the same in every nation but there’s a growing feeling of muscles being flexed.

  • Photo gallery

    Frasers: Northern star

    2011-03-04T00:00:00Z

    Frasers, the Glaswegian House of Fraser flagship, has come to the end of revamping its ground floor. As John Ryan discovers, the results have been spectacular

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    News

    O2 store managers most at risk due to retail restructure

    2011-01-31T00:00:00Z

    O2 store managers are most at risk by store closures and the management restructure, according to the Communication Workers Union.

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    News

    Goodbye Ann, hello Man

    2011-01-28T00:00:00Z

    Lingerie retailer Ann Summers is to rename four of its prominent stores ‘Man Summers’ in the run-up to Valentine’s Day in an attempt to lure in male customers.