Shop workers are facing almost 300 assaults every day, ranging from attacks by drunks to being injured trying to tackle shoplifters, a new study suggests.
Consumers have continued to ignore concerns about Brexit to send retail sales surging in March, official figures show.
Sports Direct boss Mike Ashley has attacked Debenhams executives, accusing them of "falsehoods and denials" days after tabling a £150 million rescue offer, it has been reported.
The CEO of Fortnum & Mason has said the luxury retail brand is stockpiling “hundreds of thousands” of bottles of champagne to prepare for the prospect of a no-deal Brexit.
Claire Bailey, an independent retail expert has said that self-service checkouts in supermarkets give some people “an opportunity to be dishonest”.
Next chief executive Simon Wolfson said Brexit would only make people be 'a little more cautious' as the retailer dropped its profit predictions
Music retailer HMV is at risk of becoming the first high street casualty after Christmas as it teeters on the brink of administration.
Lord Simon Wolfson, the chief executive of Next, has warned of potential issues if a no deal Brexit caused gridlock at ports
Poundworld has 350 stores in the UK and is set to appoint Deloitte to handle the administration
But expert Annie Shaw reckons 'it's too early' to tell if this increase will curb recession