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Primark refuses to go online despite £1bn lockdown loss – BBC News

The retailer insists it has no plans to move online, despite fashion rivals and supermarkets seeing booming sales.

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Primark says it has no plans to sell its clothes online despite warning that lockdown store closures could cost it more than £1bn in lost sales.
At the moment, 305 of Primark’s 389 global stores are closed – including all 190 of its UK stores.
But the retailer has no online operation to fall back on as it says the cost of setting one up would force it to raise its prices.
The brand’s sales fell 30% to £2bn in…

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