London’s Luxury Quarter has reported a 54% year-on-year increase in international tax free shopping spend in February after trade was driven by improving economies in some of its key markets. The figures include a strong increase from Chinese visitors.
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Fashion brand Ted Baker grew its pre-tax profits by 4.4 % to £61.3 million in the year to 28 January as revenue increased by 16.4% to £531 million.
New research has found that supermarkets can control people’s walking speed when shopping by changing the pattern or markings on the floor.
Jewellery brand Pandora has officially opened its new factory in Northern Thailand.