LLamasoft, the global leader in supply chain design software and solutions, is delighted to be shortlisted along with customer Argos for the 2016 European Supply Chain Excellence Awards, in the category of Supply Chain Strategy and Design. This year sees the
Amigos Tequila Beer is launching a vibrant new identity alongside plenty of exciting activity planned for the upcoming year. Amigos Tequila Beer is a golden, easy-drinking beer with the zing of South American limes and the flavour punch of Mexican tequila.
Alcohol sales at UK grocery retailers were hugely impressive over the latest four weeks according to Nielsen retail performance data released today. Alcohol sales at UK grocery retailers were hugely impressive over the latest four weeks, according to Nielsen retail performance
The Wykeland Group has announced that health and beauty retailer, Superdrug, is to open a 4,000sq ft store at Flemingate, the 162,561sq ft retail and leisure development in Beverley. In addition, Outfit, the out-of-town fashion destination retailer, has revealed it
Checkpoint Systems, a global provider of merchandise availability and loss prevention solutions for the retail industry, has announced the appointment of Neville Payne in the position of vice president of merchandise availability solutions UK. Already a leading supplier of RF-based loss
A new survey from Worldpay has revealed that one third of consumers believe cash will become obsolete by 2020. With London busses rejecting cash in favour of contactless payments and Waitrose opening the first entirely cashless store this month, the
The Cotswold Juice Company has launched in Cheltenham, delivering 100% organic, freshly made, cold-pressed juices and smoothies to businesses and people at work in Gloucestershire. Dedicated to making juices that are healthy and nutritious, each juice is packed full of nutrients
FreshStop, the fastest growing 24-hour convenience store retail brand in South Africa, is shaking things up for Eastern Cape community residents with the opening of its 230th national store on Thursday, 18 August 2016 at Durban Road, Northcrest in Mthatha.
Arla Foods launches Choose Goodness campaign to kick-off £100m commitment to healthier eating habits
Arla Foods UK has launched a major new breakfast campaign as part of its £100m commitment to support healthier eating among consumers. The commitment, unveiled as part of the dairy cooperative’s ambitious new strategy to grow revenue by nearly a third
Olympic success and hot weather drives best supermarket results in nearly three years, Nielsen reports
The hot weather and Britain’s success at the Olympics in Rio combined to generate the best year-on-year sales figures at the UKs leading supermarkets for nearly three years, according to Nielsen retail performance data released today. During the four weeks ending
Pioneering foam bedding products manufacturer, Carpenter is launching a new range of mattresses and pillows at The Bed Show 2016, which it claims are unique to the UK. Aurora is a next generation of high-density foam that provides high resilience as
Photo-Me, the instant-service equipment group, is pleased to announce that it has agreed to buy Asda's Photo Division, which is operated in Asda stores in the UK. Completion of the deal is currently expected to take place on 31
The latest grocery share figures from Kantar Worldpanel, published today for the 12 weeks ending 14 August 2016, show the market growing at 0.3% as an upturn in the weather spurred consumers into increasing their spend. This is the
Earlier this year, Pukka Pies unleashed a quirky marketing campaign aimed at the UK student population to encourage them to engage with the UK’s most loved pie brand. As part of its ‘Idea of the Year’ campaign; Pukka Pies set the
Pioneering tea brand, Hampstead Tea, will be launching its Premium Green and Black range of teas into 50 Tesco stores nationwide this summer to inspire a new generation of premium organic tea drinkers.
Aon Benfield, the global reinsurance intermediary and capital advisor of Aon, is encouraging grocery retailers to consider historic weather patterns in their business plans this August Bank Holiday. Weather data analysed by Aon Benfield’s weather risk team has revealed how
Since the appearance on the BBC’s Dragons’ Den, Write Size has been inundated by retailers and press to learn more about its stationery concept. Broadcast to 3.4m people, the Midlands based innovators went head-to-head with the notorious entrepreneurs on the BBC
Scurri, a leading delivery management solutions provider, is delighted to announce the appointment of Gianni Ponzi as the head of product & marketing for the company.
The amount spent by Barclaycard customers using contactless technology has multiplied 2.7 times so far this year, as consumers make the most of the increase in the contactless limit, which went up from £20 to £30 in September 2015. The
With over 700,000 students about to find out their GCSE results this week, retailers are being warned to be extra vigilant after research has revealed an alarming number of 15 and 16 year olds intend to celebrate with alcohol. Nearly
Mobile marketing and commerce provider Weve has partnered with real-time digital promotions software company Eagle-Eye Solutions to launch ‘smart scanner’ mobile coupons with nationwide campaigns from shopper media agency Capture’s brands including McCain Roasts. The coupons allow customers to redeem offers
The UK has enjoyed a wave of income from tourist spending as visitors enjoy the weaker pound in the wake of Brexit. A 7% overall increase in UK international Tax Free Shopping spend in July has been recorded by retail
Seeing a gap in the market for a delicious, full-bodied alcohol free beer that really tastes as good as the real thing, St Peter's Brewery has launched St Peter's Without, a three-year project and a major investment for
Working to help and support Franchisee’s doesn’t start at 9am Monday and end at 5pm on a Friday for One Stop. Not only are Business Development Managers (BDM’s) available whenever is required and support services open seven days a week,
Mirakl, a leading marketplace platform provider, has announced that Darty, a leading European electronics retailer, is seeing better visibility in search, greater profit margins, and new category growth after implementing the Mirakl Marketplace Solution in 2014. According to a new