Sales and marketing

Retail sales increase but hours worked falls

British retail sales experienced solid growth in the year to July 2014 as nearly half of businesses saw their sales increase, according to a survey by the Confederation of British Industry.

Online sales fall in June

Online sales fell 5% during June 2014, according to the online retail association IMRG and consultancy company Capgemini.

SME overseas sales predicted to grow

Small and medium-sized enterprise overseas sales are predicted to total £15 billion over the next 12 months, according to a survey by Clydesdale and Yorkshire Banks.

Retail sales 'disappointing'

Retail sales growth failed to meet expectations in the year to June 2014, according to a survey by the Confederation of British Industry.

Fall in Scottish retail sales

Consumer spending in Scotland fell slightly in May 2014 as total sales figures dropped 0.2% compared to April 2014, according to the Scottish Retail Consortium.

Scottish retail sales rise 1.9%

Scottish retail sales rose 1.9% in the year to April 2014, according to research from the Scottish Retail Consortium.

Retail sales growth at 10-year high

UK retail sales experienced the highest annual growth in a decade as sales rose 6.9% in April 2014 year-on-year, according to figures from the Office for National Statistics.

Late Easter boosts April retail sales

A late Easter meant that total UK retail sales were up 5.7% in April 2014 compared to April 2013, according to the British Retail Consortium.

Passing-off Rihanna : A special case

The recent case about Topshop’s selling of a t-shirt featuring a photo of global pop superstar Rihanna raised interesting questions for our fashion clients, many of whom struggle on a daily basis to hang on to their intellectual property.

Passing-off Rihanna : A special case

The recent case about Topshop’s selling of a t-shirt featuring a photo of global pop superstar Rihanna raised interesting questions for our fashion clients, many of whom struggle on a daily basis to hang on to their intellectual property.

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