Retail sales “bounced back” with a better-than-expected 1.6% last month as consumers resumed spending after the Beast from the East dampened sales in March.
Supermarket Tesco has put 500 jobs at risk after announcing plans to shut down its non-food website Tesco Direct.
Retailer Topps Tiles has seen half-year profits tumble by nearly a third after the Beast from the East and timing of Easter hit sales.
Mothercare is to swing the axe on 50 underperforming stores and re-hire the chief executive it sacked just weeks ago as part of a wide-ranging shake-up.
Discount department store TJ Hughes has agreed a deal to take the unit formerly occupied by BHS in Dundee’s Wellgate Shopping Centre.
Council bosses are under pressure to reverse a dramatic retail slump in Perth, after a new study shows the Fair City is among the worst in Scotland for shop closures.
Perth city centre could be home to a new Disney Store in a matter of months.
Bakery chain Greggs has warned full-year profits could flat-line after taking a sales hit from the Beast from the East and slower spring trading.
A new retail centre could be built on Monifieth High Street.
Kevin Fleming and partner Tracey Hinds have three Little Thistle shops and a production base in Fife.