New customer growth of over 30% helped Ocado to increase its revenue by 18.2% to £507.7 million in the 24 weeks to 17 May.
Amazon.co.uk has launched Prime Now, a new benefit for its Prime members, which offers one-hour delivery on over ten thousand items through a mobile app.
Carpetright has seen its full year underlying pre-tax profit climb to £13 million, excluding exceptional items, from £4.6 million in the previous year.
New figures on the grocery market have shown that the market slipped back into decline in the 12 weeks to 21 June with 0.1% less going through the tills compared to last year.
Consumer confidence has jumped in June to reach its highest level in over 15 years.
Luxury footwear brand Kurt Geiger is to open a new 2,600 square foot store at the Intu Watford shopping centre.
The London Designer Outlet has been awarded funding to develop a new training academy to teach retail skills and encourage more people to develop a career in retail.
The Silverburn shopping cemtre in Glasgow has opened its new £20 million leisure extension.
The Co-operative Group has appointed two new independent non-executive directors as part of plans to strengthen its board following the governance reforms announced last year.
The House of Fraser department store is to open its first full scale bricks and mortar store in the UK since 2008 at the new Rushden Lakes retail and leisure complex in Northamptonshire.