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Sunday November 23rd 2014

Gail's Bakery breaks off flotation talks, Kerry Foods freezes out frozen foods, Retailers make final plea for rates relief, Hedge funds bet that Asos shares will go out of fashion, Riding the wave, BrightHouse recruits veteran Citi banker, Shopping channel broadcasts sale, Poundland pays out as supermarkets cut back, Devon’s Del-Boy billionaire: I’m still a market trader at heart, Co-operative Group dispenses with bank's ATM contract six months early

Burberry opens Beverly Hills flagship on Rodeo Drive

Friday November 21st 2014

Burberry, the luxury British fashion brand, has opened a new US flagship store in Beverly Hills in Los Angeles.

UK to splash out £74.3bn this Christmas

Friday November 21st 2014

A new study is predicting that UK shoppers are set to spend a record £74.3 billion in the run-up to Christmas, with almost one in four pounds expected to be spent online.

Poundland opens flagship distribution centre

Friday November 21st 2014

Poundland has opened a new flagship distribution centre in Harlow to help drive growth in the UK and Europe.

Waitrose sales up 4.2% last week

Friday November 21st 2014

Customers gearing up for Christmas helped total sales rise by 4.2% at Waitrose last week, despite tough comparatives with last year.

Julien Macdonald launches eyewear collection with Vision Express

Friday November 21st 2014

Optical retailer Vision Express has teamed up with Julien Macdonald to launch the fashion designer’s first eyewear collection.

McArthurGlen to open first designer outlet in southern Spain

Friday November 21st 2014

McArthurGlen has unveiled plans to open a new designer outlet centre in the southern Spanish city of Malaga. The centre will be the group’s first in Spain.

Tesco strengthens wine team

Friday November 21st 2014

Tesco has strengthened its wine team with the appointment of an assistant buyer and a quality manager.

Gap promotes two members of senior team

Friday November 21st 2014

Gap has promoted Jeff Kirwan and Andi Owen to the positions of global brand presidents for Gap and Banana Republic.

Mothercare makes progress as UK performance improves

Thursday November 20th 2014

Mothercare has reduced its losses and increased its like-for-like sales by 1.5% in the UK in the 28 weeks to 11 October as the mother and baby products retailer made progress with its turnaround.