Online giant eBay is to open its first “concept store”, offering small businesses the chance to sell and “showcase” their products.
A shopping trolley that is able to brake automatically when a possible collision is detected has been invented in a bid to prevent bored children causing chaos as their parents do the food shop.
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.
Shoppers who buy food and drink offered on special promotions are 50% more likely to be obese, according to a Cancer Research UK study.
With households looking to stretch their cash further, it seems the determination to get the best value for money possible is driving more of us to be a little bit bolder when it comes to haggling.
Fife will be the largest beneficiary of a £50 million fund set up to help Scotland’s ailing town centres, it has been announced.
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.
LOOKING for an alternative to gifting the traditional bottle of generic whisky this Christmas?
CHRISTMAS is coming – but it seems many shoppers have pressed pause on their spending.