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Amazon took a quarter of music and games sales in run-up to Christmas

New data has shown that Amazon took one in every four pounds spent on physical music, games and video in the UK during the run-up to Christmas.

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The search is on for the UK's best small shops

The Best Small Shops Competition is making a return after a four year hiatus.

Gerry Weber appoints founder's son as chief executive

German womenswear brand Gerry Weber has appointed the founder’s son Ralf Weber as its new chief executive.

Gap to close Piperlime brand

Gap has announced plans to close its Piperlime brand, including the online platform and single store in New York, by the end of the first quarter of the financial year.

Cold weather, healthy eating and Burns Night boost sales at Waitrose

Waitrose said the continuing success of its Big Half Price Event and preparation for Burns Night contributed to a 3.7% rise in sales excluding fuel in the week to 17 January.

Tesco launches new online supplier community

Tesco has launched a new interactive platform to boost collaboration, innovation and sustainability across its suppliers.

DPD to set up own parcel shop network

Parcel delivery company DPD has announced plans to open its own parcel shop network as an alternative to click and collect this summer.

Poundland to launch DIY range with Tommy Walsh

Poundland has joined forces with celebrity builder and DIY expert Tommy Walsh to launch an exclusive range of DIY products for spring 2015.

Retail round up – the Sunday papers

Struggling BHS up for sale, It will take five years to put Morrisons back to rights, Coffee’s ready, Sky seeks 'holy grail' with own mobile service, One-time shelf stacker in line to be Morrisons chief, Blame union not for...

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New free of charge digital receipting service from Star Micronics

Send copies of printed receipts direct to the cloud via secure Microsoft Azure Cluster

Paul Smith tailors retail expansion with Cegid

The iconic British fashion designer who sells men’s and women’s collections in 73 countries, has selected Yourcegid Retail to support its international expansion plans.
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