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Can Black Friday save Britain's retailers?

Can Black Friday save Britain's retailers?

It’s the most wonderful time of the year…Or maybe not, at least for Britain’s retailers anyway. Before anyone starts roasting chestnuts, buying Christmas trees or playing Michael Bublé’s ineluctable festive album, retailers must first contend with the event known as Black Friday. And dark it is, particularly when it comes to the effect this promotional period has on margins.

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