Retail and leisure

2019 Articles

Ladbrokes

Ladbrokes and Coral have refused to pay rent on more than 3,000 shops, dealing a fresh blow to high street

April 3, 2020
Debenhams has closed all stores in the UK coronavirus lockdown, and now shareholders may put it into administration to protect it from legal claims

Debenhams is set to plunge into administration as shareholders attempt to keep the historic retailer out of creditors’ hands during

April 3, 2020
coronavirus

As the UK heads into lockdown because of the coronavirus outbreak, supermarkets have enforced tighter restrictions and changed opening hours.

April 3, 2020
coronavirus

Fuller’s has suspended its dividend as part of cost-cutting measures during the closure of its entire pub estate amid the

April 3, 2020
Sainsbury's introduced stockpiling restrictions in March to combat panic buying before the UK coronavirus lockdown

Sainsbury’s will begin removing coronavirus stockpiling restrictions from its supermarket goods from this Sunday, it said today. The supermarket said

April 3, 2020
Primark bosses take 50 per cent pay cut over coronavirus after closing its 110 UK stores

Primark bosses have taken a 50 per cent pay cut and cancelled bonuses after warning of a huge slump in

April 3, 2020
BRITAIN-HEALTH-VIRUS-RETAIL

UK consumer confidence in the first quarter of the year fell nine percentage points as the coronavirus pandemic hit home.

April 3, 2020
uk retail sales

UK retail sales plummeted to the worst levels on record in March as footfall plunged and non-essential stores were forced

April 3, 2020
arcadia

Retailer Arcadia today said it was furloughing 14,500 of its workers after it shut its stores because of the coronavirus

April 2, 2020
GERMANY-RETAIL-DISTRIBUTION-AMAZON

Amazon has won a legal battle against the cosmetics firm behind Davidoff after the ecommerce giant listed unlicensed bottles of

April 2, 2020
Intu

Embattled retail landlord Intu has threatened to issue statutory demands to tenants that have refused to pay rent during the

April 2, 2020
morrisons

 Morrisons has pledged to reward frontline employees working throughout the coronavirus crisis by increasing annual bonuses three-fold. The supermarket announced

April 2, 2020