Toys “R” Us announce closure of all UK stores within weeks

Sian Traynor discusses an investigation piece in EN4News Print edition about recent retail closures on UK high streets. It comes with the announcement of Toys "R" Us UK store closures. … [Read more...]

Discounted Winter clothes boosts Scotland’s February retail sales

Winter sale shoppers purchasing outdoor clothing helped to boost sales figures in Scotland this February, a report has revealed. There was also an increase in food sales, with purchases of both groceries and drinks going up, which is partly linked … [Read more...]

Do Online Sales Manipulate Buyers?

The other night I saw that Boohoo was having a fab sale – “20% off everything”. Oh, but I had to act fast: “Hurry ends 11pm!” it screamed at me, or more accurately, the millions of teens and young adults it targets… A countdown clock onscreen warned … [Read more...]

Black Friday deals not all they seem, says consumer group Which?

Bargain hunters hoping to find a deal this Friday have been advised to be wary as a new report shows some prices are no different to normal. The advice from Which? said 60% of last year’s Black Friday deals were cheaper, or the same, at other times … [Read more...]

What to expect from the 2016 Black Friday sales

With the infamous Black Friday sales hitting the UK for the 6th year running this weekend, thousands of tech deals, fashion discounts and travel extravaganzas are set to triumph stores nationwide. So what deals can we expect for … [Read more...]

Expanding retailer at Edinburgh Airport

Edinburgh Airport is seeing an increase in job opportunities as World Duty Free doubles the size of its store  in the capital’s airport. The travel retailer has expanded, creating dozens of new jobs. The store has hired 44 more staff  as it moves … [Read more...]