The Body Shop opens green store concept Located in central London, the store features a refill station for shower gel and an area encouraging shoppers to join a collective of local environmental campaigners. The site also includes a water station for customers to refill their bottles. Read more.

Morrisons introduces new recycling label system To be introduced for 400 lines, some products will carry a ‘Recycle Me In Store’ logo, while others display a ‘Please Recycle Me’ icon - prompting customers to recycle at home. Morrisons will turn the recycled material into carrier bags and bin bags. Read more.

Gap reveals international expansion plans Gap has unveiled an expansion strategy that will enable it to take its Athleta and Janie & Jack brands overseas. The move will begin with online and in shop-in-shop formats, before establishing physical stores alongside partners. Read more.

Aldi posts yearly results For the year to 31 December, sales at the German discount supermarket group rose 11%. This came as operating profit fell 26% to £198m, representing an operating margin of 1.7%. Read more.

Co-op and John Lewis expand click & collect partnership By the end of 2019, John Lewis customers will be able to pick up their purchases from more than 50 Co-op food stores. The move follows successful trials in six Co-op stores which began earlier this year. Read more.

Debenhams launches store in Oman The opening brings the British department store's number of sites in the Middle East to 29. The Oman store is located in the newly-opened Mall Of Muscat. Debenhams is present in eight countries in the Middle East. Read more.