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Travis Perkins reports strong first quarter sales growth

Travis Perkins, the owner of DIY chain Wickes, has said that its financial year has started in line with expectations after seeing strong sales growth in its first quarter.

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Increasing confidence leads retailers to create more new jobs in Q1 2014

The number of full-time equivalent jobs in the retail industry increased by 1.8% year-on-year in the first quarter of 2014, driven mostly by the non-food sector.

Bargain Booze owner in talks to buy Rhythm & Booze stores

Bargain Booze owner Conviviality Retail has confirmed that it is in discussions with Bibby Retail Services regarding a potential acquisition of a number of Rhythm & Booze stores.

Co-operative Food to lower prices on hundreds of everyday essentials

The Co-operative Food is to lower prices on hundreds of everyday essential items as it looks to become the UK’s best local food retailer.

Marks & Spencer launches Beach Clean frisbee

Marks & Spencer has launched a toy frisbee made from recycled plastic including plastic collected by its customers and employees at its Big Beach Clean-Up event last year.

Séraphine hires former SuperGroup finance director John Bailey

Maternity wear retailer Séraphine has appointed former SuperGroup director John Bailey as finance director.

Ikano creates even more spark for Tesco customers

Tesco has appointed retail finance specialist Ikano Bank UK to provide finance solutions for customers of its electrical division.

Comment: International Customer Loyalty Month:Tips for retaining your customers for longer

How do you ensure that you keep hold of your customers year after year, even when the competition are hitting them hard with discounts and promotions? By Alan Watson

UK’s ‘best retailer’ title retained by John Lewis

John Lewis has proved that it is still the best at keeping customers happy as it retained its position as the nation’s top retailer for customer satisfaction according to a survey by Verdict Research.

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