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Kingfisher to sell controlling stake in B&Q China business

Kingfisher, the owner of B&Q and Screwfix, has agreed to sell a 70% stake in its B&Q China business to Wumei Holdings in a deal worth £140 million.

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First Burberry Beauty Box opens in Asia

Burberry has chosen Seoul as the location for its first Burberry Beauty Box store in Asia.

Jigsaw opens Milton Keynes store

Jigsaw has opened a new 2,656 square foot store at the Centre:mk shopping centre in Milton Keynes.

Sainsbury's celebrates 20 years of Fareshare by donating 10,000 Christmas dinners

Sainsbury's has pledged a donation of nearly 10,000 turkeys together with a range of fruit and vegetables to offer a Christmas dinner to those in need over the week of Christmas.

EU agrees to cap debit and credit card fees

Retailers have welcomed the news that the EU has agreed to cap the cost of processing debit and credit card payments.

Next opens £10m home and garden store in Sheffield

Next has opened a new £10 million store adjacent to the Meadowhall Shopping Centre in Sheffield.

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Waitrose sales up 7.3% last week

Waitrose saw its sales rise by 7.3% year-on-year last week as customers continued to stock up on festive fare.

Department stores set to clean up on Panic Saturday

New data has revealed that department stores are expected to double their takings this weekend, with stores in the North of England set to benefit most from last-minute Christmas shopping on ‘Panic Saturday’.

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