Character.com, an exporter of children’s character-themed clothing, has benefited from UK Export Finance’s new General Export Facility (GEF), securing a £3 million trade loan facility through Barclays.
In a major boost to UK physical retail that has been devastated by widespread closures during the pandemic, we could expect 17,000 local high street stores to open in the next 12 months, according to new research.
Shares of Nike Inc surged over 15% to a record high on Friday after the sportswear giant forecast full-year sales of more than $50 billion, riding on pent-up demand for sneakers and athletic gear from U.S.
Expectations for India’s economic growth are being revised sharply lower as a surge in people losing their jobs and defaulting on debt suggest a more halting recovery from the financial shock of the COVID-19 pandemic.
In a further sign of how important environmental, social, and governance-linked (ESG) issues are these days, lifestyle retailer Joules has announced a renewal of its funding deal with a strong ESG element included.
The series of national lockdowns has resulted in significant changes to the way Britons consume goods, including what they buy, the channels they buy through and how they pay, according to new research.
Just how special is the ‘Made in Britain’ tag and how much is it worth? Very, and it's worth an additional £3.5 billion a year to exporters, according to a Barclays survey, which showed UK fashion came top in quality.