Burberry sales up
Burberry second half sales up 18 per cent
By Alice Gribbin - 17 April 11:55

Shares in luxury retailer fell 5 per cent following smaller than expected sales jump.

Marks & Spencer reports 0.7 per cent fall in UK sales
By New Statesman - 17 April 8:44

Retailer hit by stock shortages in womenswear.

UK retail search volumes up 11 per cent in Q1
By New Statesman - 16 April 6:08

Overseas searches for UK retail brands grew 57 per cent year on year.

Wine, China, Getty images
China's first traceable wine
By Phil Chan - 14 April 15:38

A big step for an industry plagued with scandals.

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Tesco slows expansion plans
By Alice Gribbin - 13 April 11:01

Retail giant to redirect focus away from supermarkets to smaller stores following shock profit warni

A blow for Punch Taverns as profits fall
By New Statesman - 12 April 9:38

But stronger sales could help the pub operator hit full-year targets.

Mothercare to close half its UK stores
By New Statesman - 12 April 8:07

The British retailer continues to refocus its portfolio overseas.

UK retail sales improve in March
By New Statesman - 11 April 6:50

Warm weather encouraged spending on clothing, footwear and outdoor leisure

Amazon pays no UK corporation tax
By Alex Hern - 05 April 12:09

The company attributes nearly all its income to its Luxembourg branch.

Sex wars and the city
By Martha Gill - 04 April 9:30

There's a "feminist" opinion going around that women make safer traders than men. It's not feminist, and neuroscience suggests it's not true.

Claws out, Getty images.
Claws out in beauty industry
By New Statesman - 02 April 16:48

Avon rejects $10bn offer from Coty

Co-op's profit declines in "worst economic crisis in living memory"
By New Statesman - 29 March 10:45

Will the mutually owned business jettison its smaller businesses?

Slide in Thomas Cook sales
By Daniel Jacobius Morgan - 28 March 11:38

Travel agent sees bookings fall by 2 per cent

Online growth for Domino’s Pizza
By New Statesman - 28 March 9:35

E-commerce sales accounted for 50.6 per cent of the pizza-delivery corporation's UK sales.

royal mail
Royal Mail price hike
By Daniel Jacobius Morgan - 27 March 16:50

First-class stamps to rise to 60p

Game retail
Game to cut 2,000 jobs
By Daniel Jacobius Morgan - 27 March 9:39

277 stores to shut in UK and Ireland

Game over
Game over
By Daniel Jacobius Morgan - 26 March 13:18

Computer game retailer enters administration

A mango drink from Rubicon, owned by AG Barr.
Profits bubble over for AG Barr
By New Statesman - 26 March 9:59

“Exotic juices” keep demand high, even as UK households continue to struggle.

Chart of the day: the rise of the online shopping
By Alex Hern - 22 March 15:07

The internet now accounts for 10.7 per cent of all retail sales

Higher prices raise ConAgra Foods net income by 26.5 per cent
By New Statesman - 22 March 14:46

Boosted by strong performance in commercial foods.

A bumper year for Kingfisher, despite challenging markets
By New Statesman - 22 March 9:50

The British DIY retailer's annual profit climbs 30.1 per cent

A Sainsbury's store, Getty images
Sainsbury's expands
By New Statesman - 21 March 13:08

The chain adds 170,000 square feet of new space.

Profits soar for Inditex
By New Statesman - 21 March 11:24

Global expansion pays off for the owners of the Zara chain.

Despite the recession, consumers are choosing luxury products
By New Statesman - 19 March 7:02

Apple leapfrogs Google to become the world’s most valuable brand.

Argos slump, Getty images
Argos suffers as fewer buy TVs
By New Statesman - 15 March 10:59

Reduced electronic sales hit Argos hard.

Scottish retail sales dip
By New Statesman - 14 March 14:29

Worst February y-on-y performance since 1999 on both measures.

G4S annual profit rises
By New Statesman - 13 March 15:27

European revenue up, North American revenue down.

JD Wetherspoon's half-yearly profit rises
By New Statesman - 09 March 8:29

Revenue increases by 8.4 per cent, compared to last year.

Annual profit rises for Morrisons
By New Statesman - 08 March 10:33

A good year, despite a tough economy.

No reason not to use an iPad, Getty images
Apple iPad and the press
By Martha Gill - 08 March 8:41

Will the tablet, now in its third incarnation, be the death of print journalism?

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