The Covid-19 coronavirus pandemic has put pressure on high streets and many are...
Redundancy in the retail sector: Eleanor Tweddell Q&A
The Covid-19 coronavirus pandemic has put pressure on high streets and many are being made redundant as a result. Retail Insight Network talked to Another Door founder Eleanor Tweddell to find out about the impact of redundancy on the retail sector and what steps those who have been made redundant should be taking.
Retail sales at an all-time low as UK borrowing hits record high
Last month, UK government borrowing hit an all-time high of £62.7bn. This follows the UK entering lockdown to stop the spread of the virus. Subsequently, retail sales have plummeted by a record of 18.1%.
Classic Brands disappointment over US ITC preliminary determination
Sleep products and furniture manufacturer Classic Brands has expressed ‘disappointment’ over affirmative preliminary determination made by the US International Trade Commission (ITC).
Emerson investigating alleged price gouging by Amazon.com during Covid-19
Texas law firm Emerson Firm, PLLC has announced the ongoing investigation into alleged price gouging by Amazon.com during the coronavirus (Covid-19) outbreak.
Kaplan Fox investigates Bed Bath & Beyond over security fraud claims
Law firm Kaplan Fox & Kilsheimer announced that it has initiated an investigation against US domestic merchandise retail chain Bed Bath & Beyond over security fraud claims.
Classic Brands disagrees with US DOC’s AD and CVD investigations
Sleep products and accessories manufacturer Classic Brands has expressed ‘strong’ disagreement to the US Department of Commerce’s (DOC) decision on antidumping (AD) and countervailing duty (CVD) investigations.
Express’ board approves adoption of limited duration shareholder rights plan
Fashion retailer Express has revealed that its board of directors has approved the adoption of a limited duration shareholder rights plan.
COVID-19 impact on economy will far outlast lockdown
COVID-19’s impact on the economy could shrink global merchandise trade by between 13%-32%, as the majority of governments shut down their borders and industries in response to the pandemic.