It’s a case of la dolce vita for Primark. True to its word, the value clothing and lifestyle retailer is back on the international expansion trail, announcing it will dramatically increase its presence in Italy.
UK store retailers in England have been handed an added trading bonus with the introduction of extended opening hours. Stores will be able to trade from 7am to 10pm for six days a week when they reopen from 12 April.
Property giant Grosvenor Group has sold a further 10% stake in multinational retail real estate company Sonae Sierra to Sonae SGPS for Є82 million. Sonae Sierra owns 27 shopping centres in Europe and South America.
FatFace has been left red-faced on two counts. The UK fashion retailer has only just told customers their personal and card details could be at risk after a January hack and then told them to keep the info quiet.