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Primark sales growth has been driven by new stores, with same-store sales relatively stable.
Ellie Goulding shoes will go on sale in Europe from Wednesday as the UK pop star expands into fashion with Deichmann.
A modest rise in Gap sales over the final quarter provided some much needed respite for beleaguered US apparel retailer.
Asda sales in the final three months of 2016 fell by 2.9 per cent.
While some US retailers struggled over the holiday period, Walmart notched up respectable sales gains both overall and on a same-stores basis.
Amazon UK plans to recruit 5000 staff to expand its operations, taking its total headcount to 24,000.
US and UK retail sales data just released shows two very different markets in January.
Wal-Mart Stores has bought online outdoor clothing retailer Moosejaw for US$51 million.
Bunnings UK has reported a pre-tax loss of £28 million in its first half results as it began the process of converting the Homebase stores.
Payless Shoes (US) is on the brink of filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection.
Banana Republic chief Andi Owen has been ousted from the role by parent Gap.
Dollar General plans 1000-store DGX rollout and two new distribution centres in 2017.