LONDON Boohoo commissioned an independent review of its supply chain in Britain on Wednesday after a damaging media report about dire factory working conditions put the brakes on the online fast fashion retailer's meteoric rise. | Video
LONDON The chairman of Sainsbury's on Thursday defended the six-year tenure of former chief executive Mike Coupe after an investor at the supermarket group's annual meeting asked if he would say sorry for its share price performance under his leadership.
LONDON Trading in British fashion chain Primark's reopened stores has been encouraging but the prolonged coronavirus lockdown means the retailer's full-year profit is likely to slump by about two thirds, owner Associated British Foods said.
* England, Ireland sales ahead of last year in week to June
LONDON Sainsbury's sales soared during Britain's coronavirus lockdown last quarter, but the retailer cautioned it expects flat annual profits due to extra costs related to the pandemic.
LONDON Tesco , Britain's biggest retailer, saw underlying UK sales rise 8.7% in its first quarter to May 30, boosted by the coronavirus lockdown, but reiterated a flat profit outlook due to the costs of the crisis.
LONDON, June 26 Tesco, Britain's
biggest retailer, saw underlying UK sales rise 8.7% in its first
quarter to May 30, boosted by the coronavirus lockdown, but
reiterated a flat profit outlook due to the costs of the crisis.
LONDON The boss of Pepco Group, the owner of British discount retailer Poundland, said the coronavirus crisis has delayed the sale of the group by its troubled South African parent company Steinhoff .
LONDON Grocery sales in Britain surged 18.9% in the four weeks to June 14, driven by the popularity of online and convenience stores during the coronavirus lockdown, industry data showed on Tuesday.
BERLIN/LONDON Discount supermarket chains Aldi and Lidl look poised to accelerate their push into home delivery to satisfy burgeoning demand for online grocery shopping in a shift expected to endure beyond the coronavirus crisis. | Video