The UK government at the weekend announced a new four-week lockdown for England with non-essential stores to close. But the BRC and NWEC's heads hit back saying scientific advice says shopping isn't spreading the virus.
The CEO and Chairman of budget footwear and accessories retailer Anthony and Charles Smith have increased their stakes in the listed company via an asset swap following the exit of non-executive director Jeremy Sharman.
Budget footwear retailer Shoe Zone’s six-month results on Tuesday contained some good news, although the headline story was about overall sales declines, even though the period only included a few weeks of lockdown.
Shoe Zone's shares slumped 27% on Tuesday after the footwear retailer deferred its full-year dividend payment to conserve cash flow, as footfall across its stores fell in recent days due to the coronavirus outbreak.