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The Scottish government has today warned that lockdown measures could last until 2021, and that social distancing will be “a fact of life for a long time to come”.
Business secretary thanks retail sector Subscription
Business secretary Alok Sharma has penned a letter to key stakeholders in the retail sector to thank them for the vital work being carried out during the Covid-19 pandemic.
Coronavirus: London landlords call for helpSubscription
The London Property Alliance has written to the chancellor, on behalf of London landlords, to press for more flexibility from banks and lenders amid the coronavirus outbreak.
Westfield London and Westfield Stratford City have been named the best shopping centres in the UK for the second year running, scooping first and second place respectively.
Forever 21 UK stores to close next yearSubscription
Forever 21’s three UK stores, located in London, Liverpool and Birmingham, will close in the New Year, after it fell into administration.
Slump in footfall across the UKSubscription
Total UK footfall fell by 1.4% year on year for the week to 17 August, which Springboard blamed on poor weather.
Womenswear brand Emreco to close after 90 years Subscription
UK womenswear wholesale brand Emreco is set to close later this year after operating for more than 90 years, Drapers can reveal.
Europe to overtake UK ecommerce growthSubscription
The UK’s ecommerce market is expected to grow by 9% a year to reach €231.2bn (£208bn) by 2021, but many European Union markets are likely to outstrip this growth rate.
US online personal styling service Stitch Fix has launched in the UK today, after opening its head office in London’s Holborn in August.
Long delays expected for work permits Subscription
Businesses will face long delays for work permits in the event of a no-deal Brexit, it has been reported.