What does the UK-EU post-Brexit trade deal mean in practice for ecommerce and multichannel retailers?

The House of Commons has now approved the zero tariff, zero quota trade deal agreed on Christmas Eve by the UK and the European Union – just in time for the end of the Brexit transition period tomorrow. Industry bodies including the British Retail Consortium and Logistics UK have welcomed…

Evans to continue to trade online after £23m sale to plus-size specialist City Chic

Image: Screenshot of Evans.co.uk The Evans brand will continue to trade online, following news today of its sale to plus-size specialist City Chic for about £23m.   Arcadia administrators Deloitte announced the sale of the plus-size brand’s ecommerce and wholesale business to the City Chic Collective this morning – and…

Trade-ups, price increases to fuel growth in U.S. consumer tech market |Chain Store Age

News Get all the latest industry news in your inbox. Consumer electronics revenue is expected to grow 3% annually through 2021 in the U.S. consumer marketplace. That’s according to the new Future of Tech report from The NPD Group. Desire for big screen TVs, product innovations in wireless headphones, continued…