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John Lewis reports 'superb' trading last week with sales up 12.6%

John Lewis said it enjoyed a “superb” week of trading last week as sales rose by 12.6% year-on-year.

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Motivating teams to give great customer service

There is no better time than the busy summer months to revitalise your teams’ motivation and to make sure that customers are getting great service. The challenge is finding a way to promote peer-to-peer recognition that includes everyone and a...

Consumer confidence index rises by three points in August

Consumer confidence in the UK rose by three points to 1 in August according to figures released by GfK in its latest Consumer Confidence Barometer.

Tesco cuts profit forecast

Tesco has cut its full year profit forecast as it reports that “challenging trading conditions” are continuing to impact the financial performance of the business.

Five Guys to open second outlet in Scotland

US burger brand Five Guys is to open its second outlet in Scotland at the Hammerson operated Silverburn shopping centre in Glasgow.

Waitrose sales benefit from festivals and wet weather last week

Waitrose sales benefited from the prospect of a festival filled weekend last week as sales rose by 4.2% year-on-year.

Tesco donates ice sale profits from ice bucket challenge to charity

Tesco is to donate the profits from an increase in ice sales due to the ice bucket challenge to the Motor Neurone Disease Association.

Failed online deliveries will cost £771 million this year

A new report has predicted that the cost of online delivery failure to UK retailers and marketplace sellers is expected to be £771 million this year.

Zalando reports strong first half

German online fashion retailer Zalando has reported that group revenues grew by 29.5% to €1.047 billion in the first half of its financial year.

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