The toughest part of attracting new clients to a business is initially getting them in the door or onto a website. According to Marketo, 96 percent of first-time visitors to a site won’t buy at that time. But that doesn’t
Footwear brand Dr. Martens has partnered with Contentsquare as part of its global initiative to increase digital sales. Contentsquare’s experience analytics platform is enabling Dr. Martens to easily access unique insights and recommendations, to allow the brand to create superior
AF Blakemore & Son has relocated its inaugural company-owned Spar store to a larger forecourt site on Wolverhampton Road West, Walsall, and incorporated new Subway and Greggs departments.
Cheltenham-based developer Robert Hitchins and leading European outlet operating company ROS Retail Outlet Shopping have unveiled plans for Designer Outlet Cotswolds to be built at junction 9 of the M5 motorway in Gloucestershire. The 195,000sq ft outlet village will be
ELLE, the world’s biggest fashion and style media brand has announced a new format for its annual ELLE Weekender. Now in its second year, ELLE Weekender has evolved into a fully immersive beauty event, celebrating individuality and the joy that
M&S Food is partnering with infarm - one of the world’s most advanced urban farming platforms - to deliver a range of fresh produce grown and harvested in a selection of M&S’ London stores.
ANIDO 2020 will take place on 16-17 February 2020 at Kortrijk Xpo. The 21st edition of this biannual trade fair for the whole pet care sector in Benelux and northern France offers a specialist range of products, accessories and services
Pioneering partnership between Kentish fruit supplier and Sussex gin maker enjoys top IWSC win for sustainably sourced grape spirit
A pioneering partnership between a fruit supplier from Kent and a Sussex-based gin producer has received a huge tonic after scooping a prestigious international drinks award.
Iconic British home and fashion retailer Laura Ashley has appointed IMG to exclusively license the brand in mainland China, Hong Kong and Taiwan, through consumer home, fashion, beauty and lifestyle products that reflect its illustrious heritage and the regions’ growing
DW Fitness First has chosen leading click & collect technology specialist Doddle to create a first for the fitness industry - an e-commerce solution that enables customers to order sports kit online at DW Sports (www.dwsports.com) and have it ready
The latest figures show that online gambling is now the largest gambling sector in Britain, with 39% of all gambling taking place virtually last year.
Champion, the athleisure and sportswear brand, has seen sales increase following the expansion of its online operations into Europe.
Kerry Foods, the expert in chilled foods, is launching new Richmond Meat-Free Sausages. This marks a significant innovation for Richmond, the Nation’s Favourite sausage brand expanding into the Meat-Free market for the first time, highlighting Kerry Foods’ ambition to continue
Aldi has raised an incredible £4 million for Teenage Cancer Trust since partnering with the charity just two years ago. The £4 million raised so far is already making a huge difference to the lives of young people with cancer
Central England Co-operative can today reveal that customers and members have donated enough food to feed 42,500 children at risk of going hungry this summer.
Renowned for its delicious Christmas puddings, artisan producer, LillyPuds, has now launched a new Great British Favourites range.
One of the world’s most recognisable denim retailers is opening at The Boulevard, Northern Ireland, in what has been a record year of footfall for the region’s top outlet shopping destination, owned by Lotus Property.
LGIM Real Assets (Legal & General) is pleased to announce that three new independent restaurant brands will be opening at The Grafton, as part of its dedication to improve and deliver a compelling Food Social experience following the £28.5 million
THE Scottish Wholesale Association (SWA) has expressed concern over the Scottish Government’s draft Deposit and Return Scheme for Scotland Regulations 2020’s lack of recognition of the “substantial additional costs” that its members’ businesses will incur.
Footwear and accessories retailer, Dune London, and formal occasion menswear brand, Moss Bros, are to open at Wembley Park’s London Designer Outlet (LDO), the capital’s leading fashion and lifestyle outlet centre.
With shop closures hitting record levels (according to PwC research that went live this morning) how can retailers drive customers increasingly shopping online to their stores?
Just in time for the season change, EAT. has introduced a brand new vegan toastie, Mushroom Melt (from £3.99), a multi-seed bloomer filled with mushrooms, caramelized onions and vegan smoked ‘Gouda’ cheese with vegan garlic mayonnaise.
Leading British manufacturer of the nation’s favourite Malt Loaf, Soreen, has expanded its range within the convenience snacking category with the launch of their new Banana Loaf Bar, an individually wrapped snack-sized version of the brand’s Banana Malt Loaf.
Butlers Farmhouse Cheeses is excited to announce it will be popping up at glorious Goodwood for the Goodwood Revival this weekend with an interactive immersive cheese tasting experience.
Euro-pro Europe, creator of the premium home technology brand SharkNinja, maker of Shark floorcare products and Ninja kitchen appliances, is investing in a new UK headquarters in Leeds.
Next week’s lunch! trade show will feature a record number of plant-based and ‘meat-free’ innovations at ExCeL London on 19-20 September. For thousands of UK café, coffee shop, food-to-go operators and retailers looking to cater to the thriving vegan