Uk high street job losses, Brexit supply shock, and signs of bubbles popping in techland

Today's daily is a bit abbreviated because of the Turkey post I just wrote. But there are a few interesting threads, especially in the UK.
1 Big Thing: the retail apocalypse is everywhere
The first thread from the UK I want to highlight here is the shutdown of Homebase locations. For those of you who don't know Homebase, it's a British home improvement store chain founded by British grocer Sainsbury's that is found on many UK high streets. It's very similar to a Home Depot or a Lowe's in the US.

They are now shedding a lot of stores. And the way the Guardian reports it, you can see the retail apocalypse overtones in the storyline.
The DIY chain Homebase is expected to reveal the closure of up to 80 stores this week as job losses from Britain’s high streets total more than 30,000.

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