Online retailer Very.co.uk has bucked woes among high street rivals with a hike in Christmas sales but wider group trading was hampered by its sister brand Littlewoods.
Supermarket Lidl said it outperformed every rival on the high street over the Christmas period, with bosses revealing families switched £110 million of their spend to the discounter.
Supermarket Tesco has said it eked out a 0.1% rise in UK sales over Christmas trading despite “subdued” consumer spending.
Retailers have suffered their worst year on record as overall sales fell for the first time, according to the latest figures.
Supermarket giant Sainsbury’s has revealed lower sales over its Christmas quarter as a tough toy and video games market offset a robust performance in food and clothing.
Supermarket Morrisons has posted falling sales over the crucial festive season amid “unusually challenging” trading and shopper uncertainty.
Easter eggs have been spotted on supermarket shelves around the country just days after Christmas.
The London Stock Exchange’s blue chip index ended its Christmas rally of 11 straight days of growth by turning red on Monday – the final full day’s trading in 2019.
Comedian Daniel Sloss has helped raise more than £5,000 for a homelessness charity through a game encouraging “players” to avoid hearing Wham!’s Last Christmas.
Ongoing political turmoil, foreign diplomacy and the royal family were among the defining themes of 2019.
Christmas joy has turned to dismay with the remnants of the most wonderful time of the year littering the city's streets.
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The First World War led to thousands of men from Dundee heading overseas to France and Belgium to fight in the conflict, leaving the comforts of home for years at a time.
The tale of a city woman who had Christmas gifts she had just bought for family and friends stolen has had a happy ending.
The FTSE 100 remained largely unmoved on a quiet day for international markets, as its counterparts in Europe kept their doors shut for the Christmas period.
Oor Wullie fans looking forward to a Boxing Day trip to the theatre were left disappointed after the show was cancelled.
Hong Kong police arrested 336 people over the Christmas period as the city’s protest movement continues to simmer, an official has said.
A Dundee councillor has warned that locals are struggling to afford to live, after a Tele investigation found that dozens of tenants were evicted from their homes due to rent arrears.
Motorists are typically driving nearly 450 miles each over the festive period, a survey suggests.
A six-year-old boy has melted hearts by saving up his pocket money to buy a team of police officers sweet treats to tide them over on their Christmas shift.