The number of empty shops in town centres has reached its highest level since 2015, figures have shown.
Leading retail bodies have written to the Government asking for more to be done to tackle widespread violence and abuse against shop workers.
The number of people employed in retail jobs on Scotland’s high streets fell by almost 9% over six years, according to analysis.
A leading guitar retailer says it has recorded a 15% increase in shoppers and believes people are turning to music to escape stress.
Online giant eBay is to open its first “concept store”, offering small businesses the chance to sell and “showcase” their products.
Growth in online grocery shopping is slowing amid consumer frustration about order problems and delivery charges, figures suggest.
Shops on Scotland's high streets are closing at a rate of more than five a week, according to new analysis.
Debenhams has been placed into administration and the retailer's lenders have seized control of the company.
HMV stores in Ayr and Braehead as well as Fopp on Glasgow’s Byres Road to close following Sunrise Records acquisition
THREE HMV stores are set to close in Scotland despite the chain being acquired out of administration by Canadian retailer Sunrise Records.
AFTER a slow Christmas escalated fears for the future of several high street chains, experts suggest it might pay to spend any Christmas gift cards as soon as possible.
UK clothes retailers have been ordered to take immediate action to ensure they are not advertising real fur as "faux" in a crackdown on misleading advertising.