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Woman collides with an abandoned shopping trolley and sends it flying into another car  Daily Mail

A woman collided into an abandoned trolley as she tried to reverse park and sent it flying into another vehicle outside a supermarket, raising questions over ...

How shops sign away the self-worth of disabled people  The Guardian

My mother was gleeful. We had identified a pair of designer trainers coveted by her grandson and she had resolved to buy them for his Christmas present.

Over 23,000 shops and 175,000 high street jobs predicted to go in 2019  The Guardian

A further 175,000 jobs will be shed from struggling UK high streets this year and the value of retail property will slump as the boom in online shopping and rise of ...

The Mall Blackburn goes out new charity shopping  Lancashire Telegraph

THE Mall Blackburn is seeking applications from organisations seeking to become its next 'Charity of the Year'.

Scottish shopping centre up for sale with reserve price of £1  The Guardian

It's the kind of price tag usually associated with discount stores such as Poundland, but an entire Scottish shopping centre is to go under the hammer with a ...

"We're just shopping" said owners of caravans parked at Chorley supermarket  Lancashire Evening Post

Travellers sparked anger when they pitched up on the car park of a Chorley supermarket this afternoon despite insisting they had a legitimate reason to be there ...

Smartphones overtake shopping centres as a popular way to shop  The Telegraph

Smartphones have for the first time overtaken shopping centres as a popular way to shop, figures show. Shoppers are planning to spend £25 billion using their ...

Baby toddling around a mall unattended tumbles down an escalator  Daily Mail

The nine-month-old baby fell from the top of the escalator which was going upwards after leaving a store on its own at a mall in China. A passing soldier caught ...

Katie Price goes shopping in £500 trainers amid financial woes... as ex Kieran Hayler lashes out  Daily Mail

Over the past several months, her financial troubles have been under the spotlight with the star narrowly avoiding bankruptcy late last year.

Thugs attack OAP and steal cash and his shopping  Coventry Telegraph

They attacked him as he walked along an alleyway.

Revealed: Major shopping group buys York BHS for £10.7 million  YorkMix

The former BHS store on Coney Street has been bought by an offshoot of the Sports Direct group for £10.75 million. It will ignite hopes that new retail units might ...

Spending on smartphones overtakes shopping centres  Financial Times

Nine out of 10 shoppers surveyed had bought from Amazon in the past year.

The GoodGrocer app makes shopping much easier  SowetanLIVE Sunday World

Innovative techpreneur Khomotso Malakalaka has launched an online grocery shopping and delivery app, The GoodGrocer, that is set to take retail e-commerce ...

How politicians' ‘inflation shopping’ is making all of us poorer

A powerful Lords committee has accused the Government of cynically using different ways of measuring the cost of living to save the Treasury money and leave ...

High street shop closures set to cost 175000 jobs this year  The Times

More than 175000 jobs will be lost from struggling high street stores over the coming year as the boom in internet shopping hastens their decline, researchers ...

COMMENT: Bolton Market is refreshing change to hi-tech shopping  The Bolton News

SHOPPING couldn't be easier these days.

Norwich's Honesty Library haven inside shopping centre | Latest Norwich News  Norwich Evening News

Which is why the Honesty Library at Norwich's Castle Mall is proving a popular draw with shoppers looking for a time-out and some new reading material.

The hidden costs of online shopping – for customers and retailers  The Conversation - UK

There's a time cost and a risk of overspending for customers. For retailers, returns can be a massive headache.

Retail crisis sparks RICS alert on shopping centres  The Times

The valuations of high street shops and shopping centres could be slashed after property agents were ordered to reflect the havoc sweeping the retail industry.

Marie Kondo: Are charity shops feeling the effect?  BBC News

Shops say they have seen a spike in donations since the Netflix de-cluttering show launched.

Burglars target local shopping center | Las Vegas Local Breaking News, Headlines  FOX5 Las Vegas

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Morrisons cheapest supermarket for online shopping, says Which?  The Guardian

Shoppers looking to tighten their belts after the Christmas blowout could save money by online shopping at Morrisons, according to a new Which? survey.

China province looks to boost shopping with longer weekend  BBC News

A province in China may give workers Friday afternoon off as part of wider efforts to boost consumption in the country's slowing economy. Hebei province is ...

New bar set to open at Trentham Shopping Village (and it's going in this unit)  Stoke-on-Trent Live

The venue is set to open until 9.30pm at weekends.

Bids for Scottish shopping centre to start at £1  BBC News

The Postings mall in Kirkcaldy is being sold after it failed to attract enough tenants.

Retail sales slide in December amid changing shopping habits

Retail sales fell 0.9pc in December to a 19-month low in what is traditionally the most important month for the sector. The official figures capped a torrid year for ...

53 shops we've loved and lost across Liverpool city centre  Liverpool Echo

We've taken a look back at the high street stores you can not longer visit in the city.

Freeport Braintree is shutting three shops - but these massive changes could be coming  Essex Live

Braintree Freeport could be getting a huge face lift in the coming months, despite three shops shutting in the space of a week. Clothes stores Next Clearance, ...

Comic-con style event in Walsall shopping centre

A comic-con style event will take place in a shopping centre in Walsall.

Freeport Braintree stores Next clearance outlet, Jack Wills and Betty Barclay close down | Suffolk and Essex Business News  East Anglian Daily Times

There were tears today as Next closed down its only clearance outlet in East Anglia - and it's not the only retailer shutting up shop at the outlet village.

13 things you only know if you shop at White Rose Shopping Centre  Leeds Live

From stalking car park spaces to bagging a food court table, the distraction of the shiny stalls and why we need fast lanes.

THEN AND NOW: How Skegness’ shopping centre is making new memories  Skegness Standard

As shops in the Hildreds shopping centre in Skegness celebrate bucking the national trend over the festive period, with an average rise in takings of 20 per cent, ...

Jessie J goes make-up free shopping for groceries in LA  Daily Mail

The 30-year-old showcased her off-duty style while she pushed her shopping trolley towards her convertible Mercedes.

Gunman at large after killing man at Chicago shopping mall  Herald Sun

A manhunt in under way in the US after a man shot and killed a 19-year-old man in a Chicago shopping mall. Authorities believe the gunman knew the victim ...

Bromley fire: The Glades shopping centre EVACUATED due to blaze  Express

Emergency services raced to The Glades Shopping Centre in Bromley, south east London, after being called at 5.39pm. The centre was evacuated after fire ...

7 ways to save money on your student food shop

7 ways to save money on your student food shop and make your supermarket spend cheaper - from buying in bulk to seeking out own brand alternatives.

Meet the 'social supermarket' where a basket of shopping costs just £3!  Stoke-on-Trent Live

Members pay a weekly subscription entitling them to a week's worth of shopping.

Dorval Gardens shopping centre sold to North American Development Group  Global News

Mon., Jan. 21: The Dorval Gardens shopping mall could soon get a makeover after it was recently purchased. As Global's Tim Sargeant reports, nothing is ...

New shop set to open at Drake Circus shopping centre  Plymouth Live

A new shop looks set to move into Drake Circus shopping centre. Hays Travel has submitted plans to open a store at the top of New George Street replacing ...

'Shake up your shopping ... and start cooking' – how to get better at healthy eating  The Guardian

The simplest way to improve your diet and eat more healthily isn't counting calories, “eating a rainbow”, buying low-fat everything or following any other of the ...

Noel Fielding steps out for rare shopping trip with his girlfriend Lliana Bird  Daily Mail

Noel Fielding, 45, was spotted on a rare outing with his ladylove Lliana Bird, 37, to grab the essential groceries, in North London on Friday.

What shops will fill empty units at Weston's Soverign Shopping Centre? | Latest Weston-super-Mare and Somerset news  Weston Mercury

Plans to fill vacant units at Weston's Sovereign Shopping Centre got people talking on social media.

Morgan Stanley boss is going shopping, also gets pay boost  HITC

James Gorman is going shopping for his asset-management unit.

Poundland lorry driver has charges against him dropped after vehicle hit shopping centre  Belfast Live

A lorry driver whose vehicle careered into a shopping centre has had all charges dropped after it emerged that a teenager had tampered with the vehicle's ...

Five 'gunmen' are arrested at Westfield Chatswood shopping centre  Daily Mail

Police were called to the shopping centre on Spring Street in Sydney's Lower North Shore on Wednesday about 6pm after they received reports of men with ...

This concept would give an extra incentive to using shopping carts in Fortnite  FortniteINTEL

Epic Games added Shopping Carts into Fortnite back in Season 4 as one of the first vehicles to enter the battle royale game. Players were soon able to discover ...

Brixmor sells grocery-anchored shopping center in northeast Houston  Chron

A private buyer has purchased Northwood Plaza, a shopping center anchored by a Food City grocery store in northeast Houston, from Brixmor Property Group ...

£25bn to be spent using smartphones in 2019 as medium overtakes shopping centres  Retail Gazette

A record £25 billion is due to be spent by UK citizens via their smartphones in 2019 marking a 66 per cent rise on last year.

Two Maine shopping malls up for auction  Press Herald

Two Maine shopping malls, one in Bangor and the other in Presque Isle, are up for auction. Irvine, California-based auction house Ten-X is advertising separate ...

Forest Hall shopping hub set to be transformed as work continues  Chronicle Live

A number of improvements are being made to the centre of Forest Hall, in North Tyneside, to help boost businesses and create better facilities for residents and ...

Shopping receipts could ‘increase your cancer risk – as 90% contain dangerous chemicals’  The Sun

PLACING supermarket till receipts into a carrier bag with food may increase the risk of breast cancer or male infertility, a study suggests. Researchers found up ...

Sisters allegedly attacked at Auckland shopping mall now afraid to go outside

A woman and her sister, who is visiting from Colombia, say they are too afraid to go outside after allegedly being beaten at an Auckland shopping mall.

BBC series inspire opening of 'zero-waste' shop in Hoylake  Wirral Globe

A WIRRAL entrepreneur inspired by the impact plastic is having on our planet has opened a 'zero-waste' shop.

Council defends Sovereign Shopping Centre purchase amid proposed M&S closure  Weston Mercury

North Somerset Council has defended its decision to purchase the Sovereign Shopping Centre despite its anchor retail unit announcing it is set to close.

AR Shopping Apps to Help You Avoid Buyer's Remorse  PCMag

These are the best augmented reality-enhanced shopping apps that let you (virtually) try before you.

DEATH OF THE HIGH STREET: ‘Stark’ outlook as online shopping hits home  Express

CLOSE to two fifths of Britons are apathetic toward the high street according to new research, which was published just weeks after British retailers suffered ...

Amazon Ruined Online Shopping  The Atlantic

America's largest internet store is so big, and so bewildering, that buyers often have no idea what they're going to get.

SAS hero who stormed Kenya hotel alone 'was out shopping as terrorists attacked'  Mirror Online

EXCLUSIVE: The elite forces operative was on an admin run but ran back to his car to collect his equipment.

Sydney mother reveals how she reduced her grocery shop by $150 a week  Daily Mail

Sydney woman Yuli Stait-Gardner, who runs Our Little Oz Family Instagram page, has revealed to FEMAIL how she cut down her weekly shop by $150 a week.

Pine Dentistry & Braces to open in Spotsylvania Crossing Shopping Center

Pine Dentistry & Braces, a kids-focused family dental practice, will open Thursday at 3533 Plank Road in Spotsylvania Crossing Shopping Center.

Palmerston Shopping Centre's riot allegedly involving children shocks community leaders  ABC News

Footage of children allegedly taking part in a riot outside the Northern Territory's Palmerston Shopping Centre appals community leaders and residents.

Henry Sy, 94, Dies; Philippines’ Richest Man and a Shopping Mall Tycoon  The New York Times

MANILA — Henry Sy, a tycoon known as the “father of modern Philippine retail,” whose chain of super malls changed the country's retail landscape, died on ...

Gang jailed for credit card scam after £1m designer shopping spree in West End  Evening Standard

A gang who went on a £1 million spending spree in the West End during a credit card scam have been jailed. Marcus Carter, 38, and his co-accused splashed ...

Coles' $69m plan for Dickson housing and shopping complex unveiled  The Canberra Times

Coles' plans for its $69 million Dickson housing and shopping complex have been welcomed by a residents' group, as the supermarket giant seeks to finally get ...

Why the internet has ruined Christmas shopping forever  The Guardian

Our increasingly digitized lives have made it harder to give a truly personal present – and Christmas is a cold reminder.

Late fees: Debt collector beat, robbed man behind shopping center, police say  News 12 New Jersey

Police in Wayne say a man from Paterson collecting a debt behind a shopping center beat the debtor and robbed him of $100.

New architectural board would advise on reuse of Amherst shopping centers  Buffalo News

Amherst wants to set up an Architectural Review Board that would maintain design standards for redevelopment in the towns shopping centers. The board is an ...

Kate Middleton just did some last minute Christmas shopping in The Range and we're shook

The Duchess of Cambridge did her Christmas shopping in The Range.

Leicester shopping centre fire was arson, police say  BBC News

A fire which ripped through a shopping centre on Leicester's so-called Golden Mile is being treated as arson. At its height more than 60 firefighters tackled the ...

Man urinates over shopping baskets in Derby bus station  Derbyshire Live

Paul Mecia was caught exposing himself in front of horrified onlookers.

Council to use town centre reserve to boost Church Square Shopping Centre  St Helens Star

COUNCIL chiefs plan to use almost £900000 from a town centre development reserve to support Church Square Shopping Centre this year.

Phone stolen from Woolworths shopping basket | Police Briefs  Lithgow Mercury

As a woman was leaving Woolworths on Friday, January 18 she left her mobile phone in her shopping basket, after realising she had left it in there she went ...

Our reviewer 'nit picks' through the afternoon tea at the Tweedmill Shopping Outlet in St Asaph  Daily Post

There's always time for tea - as Mark Williams finds out when he went to the Blas Clwyd Cafe.

FatFace shut at The Beacon shopping centre in Eastbourne  The Argus

A £85 million shopping centre has suffered a second major blow since it opened in November.

John Lewis and M&S begin Boxing Day sales on websites  The Guardian

John Lewis and Marks & Spencer have fired the starting gun on the Boxing Day sales as figures suggest Britons will spend £1.1bn shopping online on ...

'Arrogant predator' Ashraf Aggwa spared jail over shopping centre sex assaults  Birmingham Live

The sentencing took place at Canterbury Crown Court in Aggwa's absence as he is currently being detained in Egypt.

Woman found dead outside a Melbourne shopping centre may have been followed off a tram and raped  Daily Mail

Police are investigating whether the woman found dead outside a Melbourne shopping centre was possibly stalked and raped.

Hastings Sainsbury’s staff pay 82-year-old’s shopping bill after purse is stolen  Hastings and St. Leonards Observer

Staff at a Sainsbury's store in Hastings have been praised for paying an 82-year-old woman's shopping bill and getting her a taxi home after she had her purse ...

Chip shop owner speaks out after attempt to open late is set for refusal  Bristol Post

The owner of an ethical take-away has spoken out after his application to extend his opening hours - which will allow him to donate ten per cent of his profits to ...

Family devastated after car broken into while shopping at Tesco  Richmond and Twickenham Times

A family from Hounslow have been devastated after their car was broken into at Tesco's car park in Twickenham.

Teenagers arrested after shopping centre break-in  St Helens Star

TWO youths were arrested by police in connection with an attempted burglary at a shopping centre.

Golden Cross shopping arcade off Cornmarket looks 'empty and forgotten'  Oxford Mail

AN ARCADE just yards from Oxford's busiest street is looking increasingly empty and forgotten following the closure of a number of shops and a cafe.

Council to use its reserves to boost Church Square Shopping Centre  St Helens Star

COUNCIL chiefs plan to use almost £900000 from a town centre development reserve to support Church Square Shopping Centre this year.

Affinity's TEG shopping on home ground at Nine  The Australian Financial Review

Regional private equity giant Affinity Equity Partners is back at the negotiating table with one of its old sparring partners, Nine.

Restaurateur Clinton Pugh is opening two new shops off Cowley Road  Oxford Mail

Restaurateur Clinton Pugh is adding to his Cowley Road business empire by opening a new delicatessen and a furniture store.

SouthGate Bath shopping centre to get £2.5 million makeover  Somerset Live

A shadow lantern will feature the Royal Crescent and Roman Baths to Bath Rugby, representing the city's culture and heritage.

Parking restrictions being introduced at Cumbernauld shopping centre  Cumbernauld News

The Centre Cumbernauld has announced it is to introduce parking restrictions from next week.

Women go on shopping spree with counterfeit money  Algoa FM

Three suspects were arrested for possession and dealing in counterfeit money after they bought clothing with it in Phalaborwa. Spokesperson for Limpopo ...

Joe & the Juice to Open 19K-SF Shop at Bethesda, Md. Shopping Center  Commercial Observer

Joe & the Juice has signed a lease for a 1,900-square-foot juice bar and “coffee concept” at the Wildwood Shopping Center in Bethesda, Md., according to a ...

Mum's brutal warning to others about shopping at Aldi  Coventry Telegraph

Aldi notched up a double-digit rise last year helping it rake in over £10 billion in turnover for the first time. The retailer has seen phenomenal growth since ...

Iconic city arcade undergoing revival as traders flock to unique shopping atmosphere  South Wales Argus

Newport's beautiful Victorian arcade is a key feature of the city centre and is flourishing with an abundance of local businesses. Reporter LEAH…

High street shopping at Spondon, Borrowash and Ockbrook  Derbyshire Life

Ashley Franklin travels east of the city to see what's happening in the trading places/suburbs of Spondon, Borrowash and Ockbrook.

Swindon police hunt man suspected of masturbating in Brunel Shopping Centre toilets  Swindon Advertiser

A SHOPPING centre masturbator is sought by police.

Hardware store Gregory Pank closing down in Birmingham  BBC News

The Birmingham business is to close after serving customers for decades.

Brunel Shopping Centre 'masturbator' comes forward, police say  Swindon Advertiser

A MAN is helping police with their enquiries, after officers issued an appeal for a man suspected of masturbating in the toilets of a Swindon…

West Bromwich shopping centre welcomes one million festive visitors

West Bromwich's top shopping and leisure destination is on target to welcome over a million people during December.

Letter to the editor: Selling skills are the key to saving shops  Bournemouth Echo

OUR large stores claim that times are hard because their sales are down.

Isis plot to kill Kate Middleton by poisoning her supermarket shopping

Supporters of the Islamic State terrorist group have allegedly used an encrypted messaging app to discuss how to poison Kate Middleton. Terror fanatics are ...

Hyun Bin And Son Ye Jin Spotted Grocery Shopping Together + Agencies Respond  soompi

Hyun Bin and Son Ye Jin were reportedly seen shopping together at what appears to be a supermarket outside of Korea. On January 21, photos of two ...

Shameless man was caught urinating over shopping baskets in a shop  Derbyshire Times

Horrified people looked on as a shameless lout exposed himself in a busy Derbyshire shop before urinating over shopping baskets.