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    English retailers reopen in a climate of caution


    Non-essential stores reopened in England on June 15 amid concern that consumers will be absent, as a majority of people, 54 percent, remain opposed to the reopening. They are particularly reluctant to returning to shopping centers.

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    Debenhams files for administration


    On April 6, Debenhams filed a notice of intent to appoint an administrator. The British retailer’s move would provide protection from any legal action that could push the business into liquidation, especially while the nationwide lockdown over the Covid-19 pandemic keeps its 142 department stores shuttered. Debenhams is preparing ...