Sir David and Sir Frederick Barclay: using an offshore family trust, they bought Littlewoods in 2002 for more than £700 million. Photograph: Michael Stephens/AFP/Getty Images

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Niall Harbison and Emma Jane Power combined forces for PR Slides, a bank of brand and product images for the media. Photograph: Lensmen

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Geoff Scully: “We’ve had an amazing Christmas. Sales since the start of November are up 20 per cent on last year.” Photograph: Eric Luke

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It’s early November, but Christmas has come to our television advertising breaks – and what a luscious, luxurious, austerity-free vision it is. There’(...)