Summer festivals and outdoor events are an amazing opportunity to get your brand noticed and to have face-to-face interactions with customers that help them build a meaningful relationship with your brand.
Following today’s release of Mothercare FY figures for 2018/19, Emily Salter, retail analyst at GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company, comments: "Mothercare has emerged from the first full year of its strategic transformation plan with little evidence of recovery
Current grocery & marketing director, Will Jones, is taking the helm of the UK division of dairy giant, FrieslandCampina, succeeding Gavin Blair who has led the company for the past three years.
April’s ONS retail statistics show overall sales down 0.3% against March, with High Street department stores sales shrinking 0.7%. But in a rare glimpse of hope, their online sales soared 12.4%
ArrowXL, the UK’s leading two-person home delivery expert, has made a senior appointment to help support the next stage of its growth and development. Lynne Dixon joins the team as strategic account director, based at the company’s headquarters in Wigan.
Hayes Garden World has recently been crowned the winner of DIY Week's Digital Innovation Award, celebrating its forward-thinking approach to retail.
On Saturday 13 July the Merrion Centre, Leeds longest standing shopping centre, will launch a unique shopping centre family attraction- ‘Professor Humboldt’s Chamber of Time’ Museum.
Lo Bros, the soft drinks company focused on drinks with living cultures, known for its organic, low sugar kombucha, living sodas and tonics has added a new and limited edition kombucha for summer 2019.
The CBI has responded to a speech by Theresa May, setting out a timetable for her departure as UK Prime Minister.
Silverburn took home the Best Destination award at the Revo ACE Awards 2019, coming out on top for providing consistently great customer experience.
Speciality coffee roaster 200 Degrees will open in the heart of Liverpool this July, bringing its handcrafted coffee and signature fresh food menu to the city.
Authentic athleisure and sportswear brand, Champion, is set to invigorate its online offering, improving online conversions by better understanding customer behaviour on site, thanks to a solution from BounceX, the leading behavioural marketing technology provider.
Retail Assist are delighted to announce that Harvey Nichols are extending their long-standing working relationship.
International shopper confidence is restored across Europe a year on from terror-related sales slump
Retail sales to international shoppers in Europe grew by a healthy 11% in April following a torrid period a year earlier. The latest sales figures mark a 19-percentage-point improvement on April 2018’s 8% sales dip – a period that followed
Westfield and British Vogue are delighted to announce they will be joining forces to create a ‘Weekend of Wellness’ at Westfield London and Westfield Stratford City in June. This will be the first set of wellness events that British
Better clothing designs for men, more styling options and an improved shopping experience are all helping to drive men’s fashion sales, according to research from the Fashion Retail Academy.
ICON Outlet at The O2, the 210,000sq ft premium urban outlet developed by AEG and Crosstree Real Estate Partners has announced the signing of Showcase, an exclusive fashion events company, bringing together the world’s leading brands into a new fashion
On the 20 May, the Tobacco Products Directive came into force; initially affecting the manufacture, distribution and sale of cigarettes and roll your own tobacco . Products will not be allowed into the market, if they are not uniquely serialised
Lack of store investment cash means CVA proposal will not be enough to save Arcadia’s brands, says GlobalData
Following yesterday’s news (Wednesday 22 May) that Arcadia is to close 23 stores as part of its CVA proposal, Chloe Collins, senior retail analyst at GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company, offers her view on the chains current challenges:
Following the success of its UK launch in January, LÄRABAR (www.larabar.com), the cult US vegan snack brand and creator of the original fruit and nut bar, is launching the second phase of its UK growth strategy by targeting the on-the-go
Having a go at home improvements may be more costly than we think, according to a recent study by construction supplier Burton Roofing.
Homeware brand Cox and Cox has successfully complemented its catalogue-based business model with personalised display ads to generate an incremental return on ad spend (iROAS) of over £2 million over the last 18 months.
SCI-MX Nutrition, one of the leading manufacturers of High Protein within the UK and with historical credentials in sports nutrition, has supported the NEW launch of PRO 2GO, a range of high protein packed snacks, with an advertising campaign that
New data released today by Adyen, the payments platform of choice for many of the world’s leading companies, has revealed that flawed customer experiences cost British retailers up to £102 billion in lost sales each year.
My Market Insight, the trusted and innovative provider of media and e-commerce insights for the beauty industry, has announced three new strategic Board appointments. Peter Wakeham becomes chairman, whilst Olivier Marret and Dipanker Shewaram join the business as non-executive directors.
One Stop Franchise has launched their new website, believing it is easier to navigate, focusing more on its franchisees and ultimately is more helpful and informative to prospective retailers.