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British Retail Consortium under attack regarding business rates

The British Retail Consortium has come under attack in light of its recent advocation of a rise in business rates in the latest policy document.

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New Look takes on Cath Kidston's Paul Mason as chairman

Fashion retailer New Look have taken on Paul Mason as their new chairman – who comes to the brand straight from the same position at Cath Kidston.

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Consumers buying more on the high street with fewer visits

During August, consumers purchased more shoes and clothes than in previous months, but took fewer trips to in order to due so, which is directly linked to the increased popularity of online sites.

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Thorntons enjoys 60 per cent profit increase

Chocolate retailer Thorntons have enjoyed a 60 per cent boost in profits after sales seriously suffered due to a change in strategy and cost cuts.

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Revenues fall at Dixons Carphone

The recently merged electrical brand Dixons Carphone announced it had made a “good start” trading-wise in the first quarter.

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Shopping centre vacancy levels improve in all of UK

In 2013, vacancy levels in Scottish shopping centres improved at a quicker rate than those in England.

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Marks & Spencer launch frozen ready meal range

M&S are launching their first ever range of frozen ready meals, which will be available in selected stores from the end of September.

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Selfridges to open in-store cinema

UK department store Selfridges is to open the an in-store cinema – the first of it's kind.

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Erdem plans to open debut London store

Luxury fashion designer Erdem Moralioglu is set to open his debut store, which will stock his ready-to-wear pieces.

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Britain is the ninth most competitive country in the world

Britain has moved up a place in the global competitiveness rankings, thanks to improving fiscal deficit and an increasing number of high-tech businesses.

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