Given the 'gilets jaunes' protests, this could prove to be controversial.
Police in Essex have opened an investigation after part of a human bone was discovered inside a pair of socks purchased from Primark in December.
Black Friday has long been a retail tradition in America, where discount sales the day after Thanksgiving signal the start of the Christmas shopping countdown.
But it is now well-established in Europe.
John Lewis & Partners are relying on singer Elton John to boost sales as the retailer launches its annual festive advertising campaign
European Union regulators are checking whether U.S. online retailer Amazon is using merchant's data in a way that stifles competition
French supermarket retailer Carrefour and British peer Tesco announced on
Monday plans to form a global long-term purchasing alliance
The figure goes beyond expectations but economists warn of difficult times ahead
Marks and Spencer to close 100 stores by 2022
A deal to create the biggest retailer in the UK is in the works.
The company said operating profit fell 62 percent in the three months through February
The demise of the iconic store leaves tens of thousands of US staff facing unemployment
American retail giant, Toys'R'Us has announced store closures in the US over the coming months on top of those in the UK over the next six weeks. Other global locations are expected to follow suit.
It's hoped all or part of the British unit of Toys R US, which operates more than 100 stores across the UK, will be sold.
Shoppers have been clearing the shelves amid fears of a steep price hike
Emmanuel Macron's government is looking at new laws to turn the food market upside down.
The world's largest online retailer has signalled its intent to completely take over the high-street with its Seattle store
Some reports say Boxing Day sales in the UK could be the biggest shopping spree ever, but others are more cautious
Incident sparks debate about use of US name
The family behind what was once one of Germany’s biggest pharmacy chains, Schlecker, have been sentenced over the company’s collapse.
Shoppers in South Africa got up early to make the most of Black Friday, one of the busiest shopping days of the year.
Even before Black Friday had dawned, US shoppers had already begun splurging - spending some one and a half billion dollars by Thanksgiving evening.
It was traditionally an all-American affair but retailers worldwide have now embraced the annual Black Friday promotional bonanza
Dedicated worker falls foul of supermarket's unpaid overtime rule
Sirplus has a unique model that it says is good for the environment and consumers
The person who invented vending machines probably never imagined this: fresh oysters on sale
UK retail sales jumped by 2.3 percent on the month in April as shoppers set aside their concerns about fast-rising inflation following the Brexit vote