There was some good news for footwear stores on Tuesday as shoe sales were a bright spot in an otherwise bleak March retail sales report. But non-food sales still lagged other sectors, the latest BRC figures showed.
The Connecticut-based company plans to close a number of stores as part of a deal with Sports Direct. The UK-based sporting goods retailer is analyzing the performance of Eastern's stores to decide which to acquire.
UK homewares and furniture retailer Habitat has launched a new ad campaign focusing on the visual appeal of its furniture as the company continues its comeback with further expansion in Sainsbury’s stores.