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Trade in London’s West End is expected to boom, with 40 million customers flocking to the capital and spending set to reach £1 billion, according a report from New West End Company.

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Budget retailer B&M has been in discussion with the boss of Homebase to discuss the potential purchase of surplus stores.

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New website from De Beers

Diamond jewellery brand De Beers has unveiled a new website which is optimised for tablet, desktop and mobile access.

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US retail profits to be released next week

US analysts will have a fresh insight into the key signs of the American economy next week, after examining housing reports and important retail announcements.

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Souq.com to launch Black Friday in Middle East

E-tailer Souq.com has just revealed plans to launch Black Friday – one of the biggest shopping days in America – in the Middle East, in order to boost e-commerce.

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Flat group sales at WH Smith

UK book-seller WH Smith has revealed that, for the first 10 weeks of this financial year, like-for-like sales were down 1 per cent and group sales were flat.

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UK consumer spending to continue falling until 2020

Retail growth in the UK has been particularly slow in recent months, and new information shows that the pattern of poor sales could persist for year, with consumer spending falling until 2020.

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Harrods plan for "Land of Make-Believe" Christmas windows

UK department store Harrods has revealed that it’s Christmas windows this year are to be adorned with one-of-a-kind pieces, some of which are for sale and some just for shoppers viewing pleasure.

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Macy's to launch visual shopping app

Department store Macy's is to release a new app this festive season, where shoppers take photographs of outfits they like, then upload them online so that the same or similar pieces can be found from existing stock and made instantly available to buy.

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16 per cent profit rise for Orla Kiely

Fashion and lifestyle label Orla Kiely has enjoyed a 16 per cent profit boost; it’s mother-company Kiely Rowan revealed, despite lower sales recently.

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