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Wagamama appoints Allan Leighton as chairman

Asian restaurant chain Wagamama has appointed former Asda chief executive Allan Leighton as non-executive chairman.
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Grand Central confirms opening date

The developers of Grand Central, the new £150 million shopping centre in Birmingham, have announced that its doors will open to the public on 24 September.

UK shop vacancy rate remains at 13% in June

New figures have shown that the UK’s shop vacancy rate remained at 13% in June, while the overall retail and leisure vacancy rate stayed static at 11.6%.

Amazon to celebrate 20th birthday with Prime Day sale

Amazon is to celebrate its 20th birthday next week with a 'Prime Day' sale where it will offer more deals than Black Friday, but only to Prime members.

Uniqlo chooses Berlin for second German store

Uniqlo owner Fast Retailing has revealed that the Japanese clothing brand will open a new store in Berlin this autumn as part of plans to expand its presence in Germany and Europe.

Willow Place & Corby Town Shopping sign up new brands

Northamptonshire’s Willow Place & Corby Town Shopping has signed up four new retail and food and beverage operators.

UK drives rise in contactless transactions

New data has shown that the uptake of contactless payments in Europe continues to climb with over one billion transactions made in the last 12 months.

Sunday Retail News Roundup

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John Lewis reports busy start to clearance sale

John Lewis increased its sales by 3.2% year-on-year last week as the retailer enjoyed a busy start to its clearance sale.

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