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What to Watch: Can Beauty Save the British High Street?

Retailers of all kinds are putting beauty at the top of their retail strategies.

Walmart E-commerce Sales Surge in Q1, Sees Headwinds in Second Half

The retail giant warns it faces tougher comparisons in the second quarter.

U.K. Competition Authority Nixes Proposed Asda, Sainsbury’s Merger

The body said it was concerned about price rises, less competition and a decline in quality, range and…

Marks & Spencer Signs JV Deal With Ocado as Competition Heats Up

Marks is hoping to ramp up its online food offer to compete with U.K. giants, and Amazon.

CEW at 65: Caroline Neville and Vasiliki Petrou Future-proof CEW U.K.

The president and chairwoman of CEW U.K. talk about shaping the vision for its future with more educational…

EXCLUSIVE: U.K. Beauty Industry Worth Billions, Report Details

In 2017, U.K. consumers spent 25.1 billion pounds on beauty, according to a report by Mintel and CEW.

Sainsbury’s Supermarket Breaks Into Beauty Business

The British chain, which is set to merge with Asda, plans to sell more than 1,500 products.