Retail sales rose in January and beat market expectations as shoppers took advantage of discounts following a disappointing Christmas.
Retail sales increased in Scotland at a greater rate than the UK at the end of last year, figures show.
Retail sales dropped in December as shoppers increasingly shifted spending to the Black Friday promotional period.
Game Digital’s sales rose over Christmas and margins improved, although sales at its UK business suffered.
Debenhams shares collapsed on Friday following the removal of the retailer’s chairman and chief executive by Mike Ashley a day earlier.
Rolls-Royce has recorded its highest annual sales in its 115-year history.
Retail sales fell in December as a last-minute surge in trading and discounting failed to save embattled high street chains from their worst year on record.
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British retailers saw a decline in Boxing Day shoppers for the third consecutive year as fears continue to mount for the troubled sector.
Shops across Aberdeen had a bumper Boxing Day as thousands of bargain hunters hit the high street with more of the same expected today.
Bargain hunters queued before dawn for the Boxing Day sales but the number of in-store shoppers fell across the UK for the third year in a row.
Boxing Day bargain hunters were up early queuing outside stores as the post-Christmas sales saw prices slashed by as much as 70%.
Retailers face a “nerve-racking” run-up to the festive season after November sales were the worst for 21 months, according to a new report.
Eager shoppers queued up from as early as 4.30am to grab bargains during the Boxing Day sales.
Super Mario Odyssey has become the quickest selling Super Mario game ever in Europe, amid selling more than two million copies globally in its first weekend.
Vinyl records enjoyed a staggering renaissance in 2016, with sales jumping to their highest level in 25 years as Millennials continued to discover the delights of listening to their favourite artists on 12-inch.