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Online sales boost for Next

Full price sales at Next were up 1.5 per cent in the 54 days to 24th December driven by strong online growth, the retailer said in a trading statement.

JD Sports gets go ahead for massive DC extension

Retailer JD Sports has been granted planning permission for the extension of its Rochdale based distribution centre at Kingsway Business Park. The total extension (including four internal mezzanine levels) will create an additional 630,000 sq ft of storage and distribution space at the site.

Black Friday 2015: has the beast been tamed?

Black Friday saw record sales, quiet high streets and almost seamless logistics. But was it all really worth it? Alexandra Leonards explores the ups and downs of Black Friday 2015, and examines the lessons that have been learned.

Black Friday: retailers have ‘learnt their lesson’

Black Friday has started quietly, with shoppers politely waiting in queues outside stores – a far cry from last year’s unforeseen chaos. However, there have been reports of brawling in the US, and complaints about minor issues with Argos, JD Sports and Zara’s websites this morning.

Retailers brace for Black Friday

Retailers and carriers are braced for today’s Black Friday rush, in the hope that their preparations will avert the problems seen last year.

Shopping: I want it now

Overwhelming demand may be an enviable problem, but retail spikes must be handled with care to avoid alienating customers and automation may be the answer, says Johanna Parsons.