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How Not to Make a Tit Out of Yourself in a PR Crisis

Melissa Davis | Posted 31.07.2015 | UK
Melissa Davis

Social media is a valuable tool in getting your message across and communicating with customers and clients, but as this story has demonstrated, it can also be extremely damaging if something takes hold. We have used Primark's experience and response to develop three basic principles of how to handle a viral nightmare...

Primark Breastfeeding Row Mother Charged With Perverting The Course Of Justice

The Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 28.07.2015 | UK

A mother, who claimed her nursing baby was torn from her breast by a Primark security guard, has been charged with an offence. Caroline Starmer, 2...

Pro-Breastfeeding Site Just Shut Down Over Primark Nursing Row

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 15.07.2015 | UK

• Primark says CCTV shows no evidence of alleged incident • Primark Facebook page inundated with abuse and accusations • 'Saddened' Free to ...

Breastfeeding Row Has Given Birth To 'Hate Campaign' Against Primark

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 15.07.2015 | UK

• Primark says CCTV shows no evidence of alleged incident • Free to Feed demands to view footage and calls for witnesses • Primark Facebook ...

Primark Deny Allegations Nursing Mother's Child Was Snatched From Her Breast

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 15.07.2015 | UK

UPDATE: Breastfeeding Row Has Given Birth To 'Hate Campaign' Against Primark Primark has responded to allegations of an incident in which a woman s...

Primark Security Guard 'Physically Removed Baby From Nursing Mother'

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 14.07.2015 | UK

UPDATE: Primark Deny Allegations Nursing Mother's Child Was Snatched From Her Breast Discount clothing store Primark is investigating allegations a...

Gunmen On The Run After Taking Hostages At Paris Primark

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 13.07.2015 | UK

At least three gunmen are at large after an attempted armed robbery turned into a hostage situation at a Primark store in a suburban Paris shopping ce...

Primark's Autumn/Winter Range Is Here And It's Amazing

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 08.07.2015 | UK Style

When you need some serious style on a not-so-serious budget, let's face it, most of us head to Primark. However, as we know all too well - some of ...

Primark: All You Need From The Spring/Summer 2015 Collection

MyDaily UK | Daisy May Sitch | Posted 02.07.2015 | UK Style

Primark is your go-to for affordable, catwalk-inspired trends this Spring/Summer.The new womenswear collections have everything you need when it comes...

21 Things That Are True About Shopping In Primark

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 19.06.2015 | UK Style

When you need some serious style on a not-so serious budget, let's face it, most of us head to Primark. Like an old friend, they're always there wh...

Primark Lets Transgender Customers Use Whichever Fitting Room They Feel Comfortable In

The Huffington Post UK | Ellen Wallwork | Posted 10.06.2015 | UK Style

Primark's staff training guide includes a section informing staff that transgender customers should be allowed to "use whichever fitting room they cho...

Nail Outdoor Dressing This Summer With This Primark Outfit Guide

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 02.06.2015 | UK Style

Summer is coming and it's time to venture outside, but how do you navigate the minefield of traipsing through fields while still looking stylish? F...

Muslamic Reagans: Why the Boom in Bangladesh Is About Money Not Bombs

Shihab S Joi | Posted 19.05.2015 | UK
Shihab S Joi

The gunmetal silver Lotus Roadster thunders into the car park of the 12th largest shopping centre in the world, the Bashundhara City Mall. The boys an...

15 Sandals From Primark You Need In Your Summer Wardrobe

The Huffington Post UK | Rosy Cherrington | Posted 18.05.2015 | UK Style

Nothing says warm-weather footwear better than the trusty sandal, so put your best foot forward this summer with a brand new pair. Feet not quite r...

Can We Find the True Meaning of Christmas in a Penguin?

David Hall | Posted 02.02.2015 | UK
David Hall

Much as I relish the creativity of many of their efforts, I feel that this trend tells a worrying story both about the faltering attempts of business to redefine its place in the world and about our own need to grasp at almost anything to create meaning in our lives. In my book, we could do with rather more powerful stories at Christmas time. Any ideas?

Will Robbie Williams' Clothing Line Make It To The Top Of The Pops?

The Huffington Post | Elliot Wagland | Posted 23.03.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Robbie Williams has relaunched his Farrell clothing line with high street giants Primark. The award winning pop star whose clothing line launched i...

The Student Problem: Ethical Fashion

Laura Maw | Posted 03.09.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Laura Maw

Unethically-produced clothing: it's a company's responsibility to refuse to sell it and the consumer's responsibility not to buy it. Right? Theoretically yes. But in practice, there are thousands of broke students all over Britain wanting the best deal on a new dress

Woman Gives Birth Outside Primark In Birmingham

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.07.2014 | UK

A baby girl delivered in the street outside a branch of clothing store Primark is "doing fine", according to medics. Emergency services were called to...

How to Save Money And Shop Ethically

Wendy Graham | Posted 24.08.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Wendy Graham

The notion of ethical fashion has been gaining more and more ground recently, particularly since the Rana Plaza disaster in Bangladesh last year. Yet Primark hit the news again yesterday with claims that a cry for help was stitched into the label of a £10 dress. The dressmaker claimed they were forced to work exhausting hours to keep up with our demand for cheap fashion...

6 British Stateside Flops Primark Will Hope To Do Better Than

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 25.04.2014 | UK

Primark is coming to America, with US fashionistas preparing to snap up their budget items at the chain's first store, set to open in Boston, Massachu...

Primark Plans To Go Stateside

PA | Posted 23.04.2014 | UK

Primark is to open stores in the United States for the first time as it looks to replicate the success behind a 26% jump in profits in the last six mo...

Asa Bennett

#BlackFriday Hits Oxford Street

HuffingtonPost.com | Asa Bennett | Posted 29.11.2013 | UK

Black Friday on Oxford Street has been saved from being an outright anticlimax by Sony, who have successfully hijacked it for the launch of their Play...

Indian Teenager Forced to Drink Acid by Jilted Boyfriend - Report

Nita Bhalla | Posted 07.11.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Nita Bhalla

An 18-year-old Indian girl has been admitted to hospital after her jilted boyfriend poured acid down her throat and pushed her into the sea in the coastal city of Mumbai.

Primark Says It's Illegal To Photograph This 'Mr Christmas' Jumper

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 31.10.2013 | UK

A shopper was banned from a Primark store for taking a photograph of a Christmas jumper, with a manager telling her that it was "against the law". ...

Primark Death Fall Woman Named

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK

A 57-year-old woman who died after she fell from a third floor balcony in a Liverpool Primark has been named as Susan Wood. Wood was found with se...