William Hill shutting 119 stores for good post-lockdown

William Hill shutting 119 betting shops for good amid fears customer numbers won’t return to pre-pandemic levels – but the firm insists most staff will keep their jobs 300 staff affected set to be redeployed, spokesperson tells This is Money ‘Less than 20’ at risk of losing their jobs as a result of the 119 … Read more William Hill shutting 119 stores for good post-lockdown

How vertical farming is helping stores reduce their environmental impact 

Top of the agenda for many big firms across Britain and the world in recent years is to find ways  to help reduce their environmental footprint and become more sustainable. This has been driven by consumer demand for change and warnings over irreversible damage by large companies, who can make small improvements to help that … Read more How vertical farming is helping stores reduce their environmental impact 

Upmarket stores struggling to survive pandemic

Bonfire of the posh shops: Upmarket stores are struggling to survive the pandemic By Tom Witherow For The Daily Mail Published: 22:02 BST, 3 August 2020 | Updated: 22:02 BST, 3 August 2020 For many visitors to the UK, shops such as Selfridges, Harrods and the Queen’s grocer Fortnum & Mason are a quintessential part … Read more Upmarket stores struggling to survive pandemic

Amazon strikes deals to open convenience stores

Amazon strikes deals to open more than ten checkout-free convenience stores, and is in talks on 20 other sites By Daily Mail City & Finance Reporter Published: 21:53 BST, 2 August 2020 | Updated: 21:53 BST, 2 August 2020 Amazon has struck deals to open more than ten checkout-free convenience stores, and is holding talks … Read more Amazon strikes deals to open convenience stores

Amazon giant plans chain of UK book shops and cashless convenience stores

Amazon hits the high street: Online shopping giant plans chain of UK book shops and convenience stores that automatically bill you for what you take off the shelf Reports suggest online mega retailer is in talks to open up to 30 stores in the UK The first Amazon Go store could open as early as … Read more Amazon giant plans chain of UK book shops and cashless convenience stores

Amazon giant plans chain of UK book shops and cashless convenience stores

Amazon hits the high street: Online shopping giant plans chain of UK book shops and convenience stores that automatically bill you for what you take off the shelf Reports suggest online mega retailer is in talks to open up to 30 stores in the UK The first Amazon Go store could open as early as … Read more Amazon giant plans chain of UK book shops and cashless convenience stores

MIDAS SHARE TIPS: Games Workshop’s fantasy game stores make real money

MIDAS SHARE TIPS: Games Workshop’s fantasy game stores make real money By Rosie Murray-west For The Mail On Sunday Published: 22:30 BST, 1 August 2020 | Updated: 22:57 BST, 1 August 2020 It’s easy to think of Games Workshop as a niche retailer beloved only of teenage boys, but the company behind the Warhammer and … Read more MIDAS SHARE TIPS: Games Workshop’s fantasy game stores make real money

Travel giant Tui announces closure of 166 high street stores in UK and Republic of Ireland

Holiday giant Tui is closing 166 high street stores in the UK and the Republic of Ireland, the UK’s biggest tour operator has announced. The decision was made following changes in customer behaviour as a result of the pandemic, the firm said in a statement, with the Anglo-German company calling COVID-19 the ‘greatest crisis’ the … Read more Travel giant Tui announces closure of 166 high street stores in UK and Republic of Ireland

Aldi set to create 1,200 jobs in new UK stores this year

Aldi to create 1,200 jobs in UK this year as it continues to open stores By Daily Mail City & Finance Reporter Published: 22:27 BST, 29 July 2020 | Updated: 01:15 BST, 30 July 2020 Aldi will create 1,200 jobs in the UK this year as it continues to open stores.  The German discount supermarket … Read more Aldi set to create 1,200 jobs in new UK stores this year