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Currys PC World breaches CAP Code with Samsung promotion

Posted Wednesday | Money Matters

The ASA found that Currys PC World had not anticipated the level of demand for the promotion

Topps Tiles sees sales and profit dip in H1 2017

Posted Tuesday | Money Matters

However, the company said it is going to start exploring acquisition opportunities in the commercial tile market

Tile Mountain receives funding from RBS

Posted 17th May | Money Matters

The financing went towards the retailer's £10m investment in its new headquarters

Footfall sees fastest growth since 2014 in April

Posted 15th May | Money Matters

High streets and retail parks saw boosts in footfall last month, while shopping centres suffered

Fifth of homeowners need parents to fund home improvements

Posted 12th May | Money Matters

Close to 60% of those under 34 also need parents' help when buying a property

1.4 million UK jobs 'at risk'

Posted 12th May | Money Matters

More than 360,000 small businesses plan to cease trading in the next five years, says Bizdaq

Online retail searches on the rise in Q1 2017

Posted 11th May | Money Matters

Eastern European countries are fuelling an uplift in online UK retail searches, the BRC said

Retail sales rise in April

Posted 10th May | Money Matters

Furniture sales increased, marking the start of a rise in springtime home improvement

Shop price deflation begins to slow in April

Posted 4th May | Money Matters

Last month marked the non-food sector's shallowest deflation rate for shop prices since April 2013

Retail jobs down in Q1 2017

Posted 3rd May | Money Matters

However, retailers are actively investing in their staff, said BRC CEO Helen Dickinson

2020 Technologies gets new private equity owner

Posted 3rd May | Money Matters

Vector Capital has sold the technology company to fellow investor Golden Gate Capital

UK market demand declines in Q1 2017, says Electrolux

Posted 28th April | Money Matters

Demand in Western Europe dropped by 1%, while rising by 3% in the eastern markets

Lack of cyber security costs SMEs 'thousands'

Posted 28th April | Money Matters

Fifth of UK businesses have been recent victims of a cyber attack, Blick Rothenberg said

High-street footfall up over Easter weekend

Posted 18th April | Money Matters

However, retail parks and shopping centres saw drops of 2.3% and 8%, respectively

Retail sales down in March

Posted 14th April | Money Matters

However, online sales of non-food products grew 7.4% in three months to March, says BRC