Five thousand years of art and design history will be joined by some more modern items when London’s Victoria and Albert (V&A) museum reopens on Thursday - hand sanitiser dispensers and protective screens.
Marcus Rashford, whose campaigning pushed the government to change policy on free school meals, has won further recognition for his poverty-fighting efforts - on the cover of British Vogue celebrating black leaders.
Frasers’ execs may have been talking about potential store closures in recent periods, but the firm is also planning openings and has announced its first regional store since the pandemic began at Leicester's Fosse Park.
Chico’s FAS Canada, a subsidiary of US women's clothing and accessories retailer Chico’s FAS, has filed for bankruptcy in Ontario, saying it plans to permanently close all 10 of its stores in the country.
Department stores chain John Lewis has announced that, “following a successful trial”, it’s rolling out a new “progressive supplier engagement programme” called Better Jobs to all of its 120 UK manufacturing suppliers.
The weather played less of a part than usual in sales at Fast Retailing’s Uniqlo chain during July with the company saying on Tuesday that its Japanese sales (including online) rose 4.7% year-on-year during the month.
Spanish fashion retail giant Mango said that sales in some main European markets are recovering fast and are “very close to the sales levels in the first semester of 2019," which was a year of record sales.
Australia's retailers are facing a consumption drought as the country's second biggest state locks down to fight the coronavirus and as data showed sales volumes saw their biggest plunge in two decades in Q2.