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Would you like it Gift Wrapped?

As Christmas approaches, many people feeling the stress of last-minute preparations will be leaving their gift-wrapping to an expert, in the shape of the service you can receive from various retailers. The customers' shopping experience can be enhanced when stores...

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2018: The Christmas Ads

Christmas adverts on television have become as much a part of the festive season as carols and the turkey dinner. Although they have always been there, since the advent of the ITV network, they have become increasingly elaborate in recent...

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Christmas is Coming!

It has been a year of challenges for the retail sector - not least because of continuing uncertainty over Brexit and its effect on the economy. As we approach Christmas, traditionally the retailers' busiest time of year, every business, large...

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Poppy Day Appeal

Remembrance Sunday on 11th November will mark the 100th anniversary of the end of the First World War. Moving services will be held across the UK, including a two-minute silence at 11am to commemorate the date and time that the...

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Popular Brands that have Disappeared from the High Street

The high street has been facing some major challenges in recent months, not only as a result of the growing popularity of online shopping, but also because of the general economic climate. The government's continued failure to negotiate an appropriate...

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Ed Sheeran: Supermarket Flowers

Singer/songwriter, Ed Sheeran, is one of the most successful British pop artists of his generation, holding the record for having 16 songs in the UK top 20 at the same time. The 27-year-old was also awarded an MBE in the...

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How to save the High Street

According to the latest figures, the high street has enjoyed a surprise boost in sales, with a 0.7% increase bucking the trend for 2018. However, analysts have warned the unexpected increase can't obscure the gloomy "Brexit clouds" on the long-term...

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What’s Going Down on the High Street?

A leading think tank has warned that high street retailers are facing a "fight to survive" due to the continued uncertainty over Brexit and other negative factors. The sector is likely to be hit by "lacklustre consumer spending" for the...

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Gremlins: The Shopping Mall

The film Gremlins has become a cult comedy horror movie since its original release in 1984. It tells the story of a cute, furry little creature called a mogwai, who looks like everyone's idea of a dream pet.However, when the...

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