Europe’s biggest health & Wellness chain Holland & Barrett will be bought by a Russian tycoon for £1.77bn after growing sales by 90% since 2010. Superdrug owner AS Watson had also wanted to buy the fast-expanding chain.
Amazon.com Inc said on Friday it would buy U.S. grocer Whole Foods Market Inc for $13.7 billion, including debt, marking the internet retailer's largest deal and biggest foray into the brick-and-mortar retail sector.
Tesco Chief Executive Dave Lewis has been called as a prosecution witness in the trial of three former senior executives accused of fraud and false accounting at Britain's biggest retailer, a court heard on Tuesday.
B&M European Value Retail had a generally good time in the 12 months to March 25 as sales soared on the back of both new stores and a strong performance in existing locations, but clothing and shoes struggled in Germany.