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Coronavirus: Juniper Research forecasts $42 billion revenue gap for smart device vendors

Analysis conducted by Juniper Research indicates that Covid-19 could bring about a $42 billion revenue gap for smart device vendors over the next nine months, as a result of disruption to the supply chain.

Government’s Insolvency Service pays out highest amount for seven years

Following a number of high-profile failures, the government’s Insolvency Service has paid out the highest level of redundancy payments for seven years.

Retail sector boosted by strong January performance

According to figures released by the Office for National Statistics, the struggling retail sector has been boosted by a strong performance in January.

Shared Earth’s ethical approach offers hope for struggling retail sector

The ailing retail sector was dealt another blow last year as total retail sales fell for the first time in 25 years. Already struggling with high business rates and the growing popularity of online retail, the sector is facing significant decline. One aspect of retail, however, is bucking this trend: ethical products.

Amazon’s Christmas sales rise as retail sector struggles

Amazon’s Christmas sales rose by 21 per cent compared to the previous year, despite the rest of the retail sector struggling over the festive period.

Centre for Retail Research: 10,000 retail jobs already lost in 2020

According to figures published by the Centre for Retail Research, there have already been 10,000 job losses in the retail sector since the start of 2020. According to analysts, this is likely to increase.

Retail sales fall by 0.6% in December

Despite hopes of a Christmas boost, retail sales fell in December according to the Office for National Statistics.

Annual retail sales down for first time in quarter of a century, BRC says

The British Retail Consortium has revealed that retail sales have fallen for the first time since 1995 after a 0.1 per cent decline in total sales.

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