SHOP prices are almost unchanged from last Christmas in good news for consumers but a continuation of difficult conditions for struggling retailers, figures show.
SHOP prices have increased for a second consecutive month after five years of deflation, figures show.
House of Fraser sale: How department store started from humble beginnings before making it to high streets across the UK
THE House of Fraser name was once a jewel of high streets across the country - a department store steeped in history, which typified style and variety.
THE prolonged hot weather and World Cup fever has scorched the UK high street with retailers suffering another month of negative growth, figures show.
BAKERY Aulds has put its shops into liquidation as part of a plan to turn around the business.
BRICKS-and-mortar retailing can no longer be the anchor for thriving high streets, which must become community hubs that include housing, offices and some shops, according to an influential independent review.
THE high street has recorded its worst year-on-year May performance for 12 years despite the royal wedding, warm weather and two bank holidays, figures show.
STRUGGLING fashion chain New Look has posted another set of dismal figures as the retailer continues to consider a raft of store closures.
SHOPPERS are turning away from edge-of-town superstores and giving new hope to Scotland’s beleaguered high streets, according to a supermarket boss.