Mulberry has started producing reusable PPE gowns in its Somerset factories, with a goal to deliver over 8,000 over the coming weeks. The gowns are crafted with a fluid-resistant and washable material.
As more and more people travel by train, retail at railway stations is growing and this week, the UK's Network Rail said that it has seen a 4.48% growth in sales at Britain's biggest and busiest stations.
In addition to the many pressures in the UK retail market, John Lewis is facing a business rates bill of around £57.4 million in the current year - a significant burden for a department store chain of less than 50 shops.
Lone Design Club, described as “the innovative pioneer of sustainable retail”, opened one of its unique concept stores in Hammerson’s flagship Cabot Circus mall in Bristol on Wednesday with the shop only open for a week.