More and more, companies are working on ways to get their marketing initiatives off the page or screen and into the real world, to create opportunities for people to interact with their brand up close. Effective experiential marketing causes a
As retail moves away from transaction-focused retail to service-oriented in-store offerings, many retailers are implementing initiatives to improve their in-store customer experience.
Facilities management specialist Westgrove Group has enjoyed a successful first half of 2019 with a continuing growth in new business.
The story of Revolution makeup has a new chapter. Enter Conceal & Hydrate, a new 50-shade range of hyaluronic acid-infused, skin-true concealers and foundations - the latest member of the Conceal & Define concealer and foundation family, which is available in 50 shades.
PayPoint is soon to launch the next wave of its national retailer survey, giving all independent retailers the opportunity to share their thoughts on how PayPoint is progressing and to help identify further areas for focus. This is in addition
Grosvenor Europe has announced that independent lifestyle and fashion brand, Oliver Bonas, is to open the brand’s first Liverpool store on Liverpool ONE’s upper South John Street, as newly-released figures highlight the destination’s strong year-to-date performance.
Multi-channel retailer Ideal Shopping Direct has secured a deal to air its two flagship home shopping channel brands on ITV’s late night broadcasts. Ideal World and Create and Craft will make the move to the UK’s largest commercial channel, boosting
Create and Craft, the award winning multi – channel craft retailer, are honoured to have been nominated for an amazing six awards at this year’s Best of Craft Awards (formally known as the International Craft Awards), hosted by
Hammerson and Aberdeen Standard Investments have this month secured two new retailers for the centre’s premium offer in mall five which has been reconfigured and refreshed to ensure Brent Cross continues to deliver a best-in-class brand-mix for customers. Specialist multi-brand
Gourmet pet food for furry friends with sensitive stomachs – as seen on BBC’s Dragon’s Den – is set to be stocked at a select number of Central England Co-op stores from next month.
Mentos is investing £1.6m in its biggest campaign of the year. The new limited edition product aims to bring people together and inject a dose of innovation into the singles category.
Belvoir Fruit Farms is looking forward to chillier nights and festive frivolities with the return of five popular seasonal drinks, all hand made using honest ingredients you can trust and which are free from artificial sweeteners, preservatives, flavourings or colourings.
Nature Shift has announced its second brand to market as Perfectly Broken. Nature Shift isa UK-based start-up focused on bringing snacking foods to market to help consumers make the shift to something more natural when looking for a treat.
Casper, the global sleep company, has announced its first brick-and-mortar retail partnership in the United Kingdom (UK) with John Lewis & Partners. Casper’s award-winning sleep products will now be available at 24 John Lewis locations in England, Wales, and
Coinciding with National Rum Day, Berry Bros. & Rudd is delighted to announce the addition of four new rum additions to The Classic Range.
Ted Baker, the global lifestyle brand, is pleased to announce that on 15 August 2019, it entered into a new product licence agreement with Next to accelerate the expansion of Ted Baker’s childrenswear collections. Under the agreement, which will
Following yesterday's release of ASDA Q2 figures for FY2019, Thomas Brereton, retail analyst at GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company, comments: ‘‘ASDA’s headline positive growth for Q2 certainly seems encouraging, particularly given Easter’s unfavourable change in timings versus last
Weetabix, the nation’s favourite cereal brand, is bringing back its disruptive Any-Which-Way-A-Bix messaging ready for the Back to School period.
New baby accessories startup, Kura Organics, has launched a stylish and sustainably designed car seat wrap for babies. The wrap is a fashionable, practical alternative to a blanket or coat, offering a more comfortable and convenient solution to keep babies
The average number of alcoholic beer and cider ranges stocked in UK supermarkets is declining, as trends towards health-conscious consumption are leading consumers to opt for alcohol-free alternatives, suggests new data from e-commerce insights company, Edge by Ascential.
Wahaca Taco Kits relaunch in supermarkets across the UK, with a fresh brand and packaging identity by design studio Without that marries the range with the popular restaurant chain.
Wirecard, the global innovation leader for digital financial technology, continues to break new ground in the future of shopping with its prototype of an unmanned store. The Grab & Go Store concept offers shoppers a convenient, seamless purchasing experience through
In the last two years the athleisure trend has risen to a whole new level as the demand for comfort, performance and style drives the need of having a multifunctional wardrobe. 68% of consumers who purchased sport clothing for exercise
Built environment specialist Extentia Group has delivered a unique collaborative dining experience “The Hall”, as part of a £72million extension at Intu Lakeside. The Hall is the first out-of-town offering from award-winning operator Market Halls, who already run two successful
Sanderson Leisure and Retail (SLR) has secured two new retailers for Springfields Outlet, the leading shopping and leisure destination in the East of England. Crew Clothing and independent retailer Starlings Toy Outlet are set to open at the destination, owned
The fitted French door lock, Patlock, has had its packaging refreshed ahead of its autumn/winter 2019 advertising campaign, which features former professional boxer, Frank Bruno.