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Category: COVID- 19

9 Sep

On The Beach to offer free Covid tests

1 Sep

Shell to install 50,000 electric vehicle charging points

1 Sep

Build-To-Rent: Banks to become landlords

31 Aug

Department store numbers plunge 83% since collapse of BHS

31 Aug

Taste for takeaways outlasts Covid lockdowns

31 Aug

Zoom quarterly revenues top $1bn for first time

16 Aug

Pret plans regional roll-out to reduce reliance on London

17 Jun

Dr Martens’ sales and profits rise in IPO year

17 Jun

Debenhams targets high street return in potential deal with major beauty brands

17 Jun

Halfords sees profits rise as demand increases for bikes and e-scooters

16 Jun

Claap, an asynchronous meeting platform secures £2.1m to offer remote workers flexibility

16 Jun

Fresha, the British Booking.com of salons and spas raises nearly £70m

16 Jun

London meal-kit delivery platform Dishpatch secures £10m in seed funding

14 Jun

June 21 easing of Covid lockdown rules delayed by four weeks

19 Apr

Gail’s owner Bread Holdings benefits from quality demand

15 Apr

Wild Nutrition secures £5m investment from Piper

15 Apr

Clarins leads £6m investment in beauty lockdown favourite Pai Skincare

15 Apr

Convenience delivery start-up, Asap, launches in London

12 Apr

Celebration as pubs, shops and zoos reopen

8 Apr

Vaccine passports may be required in some shops

24 Mar

Fortnite-owner Epic Games’s value may hit $28b in latest round of funding

22 Mar

BA gears up for return of international travel

18 Mar

Eve sleep cuts losses as turnaround strategy bears fruit

17 Mar

Farmison profits from surge in online shopping in best-ever year

17 Mar

P&O to restart UK cruises this summer for vaccinated passengers

11 Feb

Sainsbury’s takes on Aldi in supermarket price war

11 Feb

AstraZeneca to develop vaccine for Covid strains by autumn as sales hit $27bn

9 Feb

Marks & Spencer makes two key hires to bolster fashion business

9 Feb

Franco Manca poised for rapid high street expansion

5 Feb

UK economy to ‘recover rapidly’ this year as vaccines are rolled out, Bank of England says

28 Jan

UK car production slumps to lowest level since 1984

28 Jan

Staycation boom: Booking ‘coming in thick and fast’

26 Jan

Miley Cyrus to Headline a “TikTok Tailgate” before the Super Bowl

25 Jan

Murad’s new recovery cream helps treat over-stressed skin

25 Jan

Chika’s gets online boost with Ocado and Amazon listings

25 Jan

Feelunique hails strong golden quarter as retail and marketplace sales soar

25 Jan

Boohoo acquires Debenhams brand and website

25 Jan

The UK’s busiest retail websites – Christmas 2020

20 Jan

Burberry hails ‘good progress’ as online sales surge over Christmas

20 Jan

Emirates one of the first airlines to trial IATA Travel Pass

20 Jan

Bridgerton and The Crown help streaming service top 200m subscribers as lockdowns spur record growth

19 Jan

Bloom & Wild raises £75m, London-based online flower delivery and gifting startup achieves 160% growth in revenue

19 Jan

The era of shared rentals: London-based co-living startup grabs £1m to expand globally in 2021

19 Jan

Soaring easyJet holidays bookings defy ‘too early to book’ message by ministers

18 Jan

Latest fundraising round values Deliveroo at more than £5bn

18 Jan

Next emerges as frontrunner in race to buy Topshop

15 Jan

Lidl beats Aldi to be crowned cheapest supermarket in 2020

15 Jan

Sell online? Not likely, insists Primark finance chief

14 Dec

Hellmann’s partners with Animal Crossing game to raise money for FareShare

14 Dec

Plant-based demand balances Covid losses for Authentic Food Co

14 Dec

EA gatecrashers Codemasters takeover as £945m bid accepted

11 Dec

Drinks brands prepare for Dry January with low & no ranges

11 Dec

McColl’s reports 12% rise in like-for-like sales

11 Dec

Rising retail star Pure Electric unveils European expansion plans

11 Dec

Airbnb is worth more than the 3 largest hotel chains combined

10 Dec

Very expands beauty offering

12 Jan

Retailers suffered the worst year on record in 2020 despite Christmas sales boost

10 Dec

Ocado ups profits guidance as fourth quarter sales surge

10 Dec

Frasers Group interim profits rise spurred by rates relief and online sales

11 Jan

One in three UK adults intend to take overseas holidays in 2021

9 Dec

Deliveroo teams up with Coop to deliver meals to families in need

9 Dec

The Hut Group raises sales forecast for second time since float

9 Dec

Joules is trading ahead of expectations despite overall sales decline

9 Dec

Grocers record highest sales on record in November

8 Dec

Hoseasons reports booking surge for Christmas and 2021

8 Dec

Puma’s private equity arm invests £3.5m in French menswear brand

8 Dec

Covid-19 vaccine: First person receives Pfizer jab in UK

6 Jan

TUI ‘fundamentally sound’ and ‘will return to profitability’

7 Dec

Waitrose Food & Drink Report 2020

6 Jan

Greggs cautions that profits will not recover until 2022 at earliest

7 Dec

Cath Kidston is rethinking its business to be digital-first

7 Dec

Mike Ashley’s Frasers Group in talks to rescue Debenhams

5 Jan

BrewDog ‘in talks with government’ overturning closed bars into Covid vaccination centres

5 Jan

Record number of Britons to take part in dry January

5 Jan

England and Scotland begin new lockdowns as cases rise

3 Dec

Slimfast gives range a new look and unveils four new meal bars

3 Dec

Symington’s returns to profit as pandemic boosts demand

2 Dec

Morrisons offers £20 Christmas dinner in a box deliveries

2 Dec

Tesco to repay £585m business rates relief in full

23 Dec

Tesco puts buying caps on several products

22 Dec

DFS profits to come in at upper end of expectations despite disruption

22 Dec

M&S launches instant payment tech to drive festive grocery sales

30 Nov

Shops can stay open in the run-up to Christmas with 24/7 option

21 Dec

TalkTalk agrees to £1.1bn takeover by investment company Toscafund

30 Nov

Topshop owner Arcadia faces collapse within hours

21 Dec

UK video game industry thrives amid lockdowns and US bidding wars

18 Dec

A virtual Christmas will pave the course for 2021 (Drinks Report)

18 Dec

Boxing Day Sales: Next, DFS and Selfridges going ahead

18 Dec

Pre-Christmas lockdown restrictions hit retail sales

27 Nov

Black Friday expected to beat UK online sales records

23 Nov

Fashion etailer In the Style ponders £100m IPO

27 Nov

Black Friday: Next, M&S and Wilko shun sales event

17 Dec

Watches of Switzerland profits rise as online sales surge

27 Nov

COVID-19 tiers: 99% of England placed in Tiers 2 and 3 as new system revealed

20 Nov

Christmas comes early for Naked Wines with revenue up 80%

26 Nov

Eurostar calls on UK for support as it fights for survival

15 Dec

One Stop partners with Deliveroo across more than 200 stores

18 Nov

Pinterest predicts Christmas trends including skincare, plants and kitchen gift baskets

18 Nov

Halfords profits soar in ‘very strong’ first half