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Evans Cycles has put itself up for sale and is seeking fresh funding to secure its future.
Menswear retailer Moss Bros swung into the red in what chief executive Brian Brick said was the “most volatile” first half trading for many years.
In the week Tesco unveiled its much-anticipated value fascia Jack’s, we discuss whether it will entice shoppers away from Aldi and Lidl.
Sainsbury’s Argos digital director Mark Steel on what makes a great voice shopping experience and the importance of bringing together brilliant tech and brilliant staff.
Angela Spindler is to step down as chief executive of N Brown at the end of September.
As Retail Week launches its Digital Leaders Power List 2018, we profile those with the potential to make waves over the next 12 months.
Jeff Bezos may have topped the Digital Leaders Power List for the fourth year running but that doesn’t mean that UK retail is now controlled from a giant skyscraper in Seattle.
Amazon founder Jeff Bezos has retained his crown as the most influential person in digital retail.
In the latest instalment of our Retail Reimagined series, examining how traditional formats would look if they were redesigned today, Gemma Goldfingle explores the DIY store 2.0.
We look at the best examples of augmented reality bringing retail to life for shoppers.
Luxury fashion specialist Farfetch has announced plans to list shares on the New York stock exchange and has been valued at $6bn. Is this valuation justified or just farfetched?
A week after Mike Ashley bought House of Fraser, thoughts are turning to whether it could be the start of something bigger. The team discuss whether his plan is to create ‘House of Debenhams’ by combining the two businesses.
This week we learnt Ikea is moving into the high street and Hammerson is moving out of retail parks. The team discuss what is motivating these strategies, what they say about shopping habits and if the new approaches will pay off.
Mike Ashley likes a flutter in both his private and professional life, which has frequently worked in his favour. But Sports Direct’s profits took a £85.4m hit on its near-30% Debenhams stake over the year. We discuss whether it’s time for Ashley to quit gambling.
Sports Direct full-year profits plunged as it took a £85.4m hit on its near-30% Debenhams stake over the year.
Prime Day is now under way. Amazon’s self-created shopping holiday is in its third year and it’s expected to be bigger than ever.
Value retailer Wilko has hired former Topshop director Craig McGregor as its new retail director.
Primark stores boss Peter Franks is leaving the fashion retailer after a decade to join The Hoxton hotel group.
Halfords has hired Waitrose finance director Loraine Woodhouse as its new CFO.
Value retailer The Works will float on the London Stock Exchange next week with a £100m valuation.