Heavy discounting led to a surprise rise in retail sales last month according to a monitor published today.
Sixty-six people have been made redundant after a haulage company went into administration.
Almost 230 people have lost their jobs after administrators were appointed at department store chain Watt Brothers.
Retailers have endured their worst September month in more than 20 years amid the political “gridlock” surrounding Brexit, according to an index.
Twelve people have lost their jobs after a prominent Fife hotel closed its doors at the weekend, it has emerged.
Greeting cards chain Clintons is being put up for sale by its owners, with accountancy giant KPMG drafted in to find potential buyers.
The warm late summer weather helped food sales in the UK grow, but these were offset by a fall in non-food sales as shoppers continue to wait and see how Brexit plays out, new data has revealed.
House prices in Scotland could fall by up to 20% if Britain crashes out of the European Union without a deal, according to new research published today.
A Perthshire motorhome business has gone into administration with the loss of more than 20 jobs.
Scotland’s economy is facing a widespread slowdown across most sectors, as prolonged Brexit uncertainty and global headwinds take their toll, according to the latest research from KPMG UK.