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Next raises full year sales and profit forecasts

Next has raised its annual sales and profit forecasts after full price sales edged up 3.5% in the first half of its financial year.
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Lucy Choi to launch first UK store

Shoe designer Lucy Choi has chosen London’s Connaught Street as the location for her first standalone boutique.

Naked Wines click & collect service rolls out in Majestic stores

Majestic Wine has launched a click and collect service for its online crowd funded wine retailer, Naked Wines.

Grocery market shows slow growth

New figures on the UK grocery market show slow growth in the 12 weeks ending 19 July, with overall sales increasing by 0.8% year-on-year, with stronger growth being enjoyed by the smaller retailers.

McColl's swings to profit in first half

Newsagent and convenience chain McColl’s has reported that its pre-tax profit reached £7.6 million in the 26 weeks to 31 May. This compares to a loss of £4 million in the same period in the previous year.

A Pea in the Pod opens in Harrods

US maternity clothing retailer, Destination Maternity, has opened its A Pea in the Pod concession at Harrods.

ACS launches guide for retailers on welcoming disabled customers

The Association of Convenience Stores has launched new guidance for retailers on how to meet the needs of disabled customers in store.

Home Retail Group appoints Ella Bennett as HR director

Home Retail Group, the owner of Argos and Homebase, has appointed Ella Bennett as its new group HR director.

North West leads the way as shopping centre vacancy rates fall

New figures have shown that shopping centres in the North West experienced a significant drop in vacancy rates during the second quarter of 2015 compared with the same period last year.

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Shifting sands for finance in the UK

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Low prices vs great service – which will win in the battle for our wallets?

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