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United Kingdom

Sonya Dowsett

Coronavirus turmoil spreads to airline cargo operations

05 Feb 2020

MADRID/SEOUL The air transport sector, already reeling from China passenger flight cancellations designed to slow the spread of coronavirus, now faces mounting freight and logistics disruption with broader repercussions at stake, economists warn.

FOCUS-Alibaba undercuts Amazon in Europe to woo wary brands

08 Jan 2020

* Alibaba opens European platform AliExpress to local vendors

Zara owner Inditex reports strong profit growth, shares at year highs

11 Dec 2019

MADRID Inditex , owner of fashion chain Zara, shrugged off malaise affecting the broader apparel sector to post strong profit growth on Wednesday and forecast full-year same-store sales of up to 6%. | Video

Re-sale market drives hype around H&M designer collaborations

07 Nov 2019

MADRID/STOCKHOLM As fast-fashion giant H&M pushes more designer tie-ups, some consumers are eschewing the long lines outside stores to buy the looks in the fast-growing resale market.

Getting lettuce into Britain - Spanish farmers baulk at no-deal Brexit

10 Oct 2019

* Spain is UK's biggest foreign supplier of fresh fruit and veg

Garments for lease: 'rental' apparel brings new wrinkles for retail stores

18 Sep 2019

MADRID/NEW YORK Lisa Batitto, 54, says she has virtually stopped buying clothes ever since she started renting them. | Video

FOCUS-Garments for lease: 'rental' apparel brings new wrinkles for retail stores

18 Sep 2019

MADRID/NEW YORK, Sept 18 Lisa Batitto, 54, says she has virtually stopped buying clothes ever since she started renting them.

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