North East retail closures fell slightly in first half of 2014, as openings rose
More jobs are being created by Teesside-based Quorn Foods as they embark on a major European expansion plan
39 staff at Phones 4u concessions within North East Currys and PC World stores have been offered jobs there
High Street sports fashion retailer JD Sports grew pre-tax profits to £16.4m in the half year to August 2, up from £6m in 2013
The existing line-up at Dalton Park has be swelled with the addition of kitchen appliance specialist Tefal
Retail giant Next has predicted a lift in profits after a strong start to 2014
It's trebles all round after Sunderland-based Berghaus triumphed at the Oscars of the outdoor sector
Coca-Cola smartwater, being manufactured in Northumberland, has been featured at a national business exhibition
Courtney Stevens and Rosie Sparks, from Northumbria University, have been praised for their creative take on iconic British clothing brand
Newcastle United owner Mike Ashley's Sports Direct empire has enjoyed a surge in sales and profits with group revenue at £2.7bn
Despite its promises to back British farming, supermarket giant Tesco is selling imports, saying it cannot guarantee consistency of UK supply
The latest retail sales index from the British Retail Consortium (BRC) and KPMG showed that like-for-like sales fell 0.8% compared with a year ago, with total sales when including shops open for less than a year up just 0.6%
The ONE combines the finest whiskies from Scotland, Ireland, Wales and England, and will be featured within Harvey Nichols’ stores including London
A new Retail Skills Shop in Teesside is set the pave the way for careers at Aldi and other major employers
The Original Sofa Company in Gateshead will be opening new premises on Lower Sloane Street
Bosses at Carphone Warehouse say it is approaching its merger with Dixons Retail Group - owner of PC World and Currys - from a position of strength.
Land Securities has bought a stake in a Kent shopping centre, a day after selling The Bridges in Sunderland for £152m.
Retail start-up MadLo & Co secures distribution contract with Columbrian brand
Stockton North MP Alex Cunningham will tour the Billingham plant of Quorn Foods where £30m has been invested to meet growing demand.
Newcastle retail store Capology has pledged to create more jobs after expanding into a new base