London’s fragrance experts Molton Brown have opened a new store in Hammerson’s flagship destination Westquay, in Southampton. The new location is the brand’s first in the city and the 51st in the brand’s portfolio of standalone stores.
Although the UK’s high street betting shops have suffered a period of sharp decline, it seems that online gambling is gaining an ever more sizeable share of the market. Earlier this May we saw the UK Gambling Commission release its
The latest figures from Kantar show that the Irish grocery market remains buoyant, with growth accelerating to 3.3% in the 12 weeks to 6 October 2019. As the Brexit deadline looms, shoppers are showing no signs of concern, visiting stores
Napolina, the UK’s number one Italian cooking brand, has announced a major rebrand of its 150+ strong product portfolio of tomatoes, pasta, pulses, oils, sauces and pizzeria range. The new design will roll out from September, with a new premium
The Food and Drink Federation (FDF) is urging MPs to think carefully ahead of tomorrow's Brexit deal vote.
New research from Central England Co-operative has revealed its customers' shopping habits when it comes to Halloween and reveals that more and more of us are choosing to mark the event – not just the kids.
Saputo Dairy UK is extending its range of lactose free cheese this October with the launch of Cathedral City Lactose Free Nibbles. The company has also announced a new marketing campaign, Spread the Love, supporting
The daily use of voice assistants in the UK has risen significantly in the past 12 months according to new research.
Professor Geoff Beattie, an internationally acclaimed psychologist, author and broadcaster, has revealed how social media is leading to an increase of serial returning and buyer’s remorse - that feeling of regret after you’ve made a purchase.
Spar band is launching a range of eight fish products, sourced in Scotland.
Winnow, the technology company behind Winnow Vision, the artificial intelligence tool helping chefs cut food waste in half, is announcing the completion of its series B round of funding at a total of $12m. This follows a recent $8m loan
It’s beginning to look at lot like Christmas as specialist dog food brand Autarky releases a berry festive recipe to make sure our four-legged friends feel included this howl-iday season.
Nesta and the Department for Education (DfE) have launched the £5.75 million CareerTech Challenge, calling for cutting edge innovations that will equip adults across England with the right tools and skills to find rewarding future employment.
Toshiba Global Commerce Solutions today appoints company executive Steve Fox to lead its worldwide services organisation.
Firetree, the single-estate rich volcanic chocolate from the Pacific Islands and Madagascar, was founded in 2017 by David Zulman, Martyn O’Dare and Aidan Bishop who between them have over 85 years’ experience in the chocolate industry. The British made chocolate
Following the news that the Prime Minister has secured a Brexit deal, Ian Wright, chief executive, Food and Drink Federation, said: “The UK’s food and drink manufacturers will welcome the news that a deal has been struck.
Award winning, organic and ethical clothing brand, Frugi, welcomes new director of e-commerce & marketing, James Williams, to its rapidly expanding team in Helston, Cornwall.
Fleury Michon, one of France’s leading food suppliers to supermarkets, healthcare facilities and airlines, has implemented forecasting technology from FuturMaster to help anticipate future demand and the daily production requirements for its cold meats, ready meals and snacks. By closely
The Entertainer, the fastest-growing, family-owned high street toy retailer in the UK, has appointed Julie Price as its chief transformation officer.
Service Management Group (SMG), a global customer, patient and employee experience management provider to more than 500 brands, has announced a new customer experience management programme with Marston’s, the United Kingdom’s leading independent brewing and pub retailing business, which
M&S’s reshapes store estate to reflect how consumers shop, with stores designed to suit busy family life
Today, M&S has confirmed it’s opening a new 60,000sq ft store at British Land’s Giltbrook Retail Park, Nottingham, in the summer of 2020. The announcement comes less than two weeks before M&S opens a major new store in Cornwall –
Tulip has created The Green Butcher brand and developed its first-ever vegan product, with vegan slices launching exclusively in Co-op this month.
The KPMG/Ipsos Retail Think Tank (RTT) has determined that – as predicted – retail health in the third quarter of 2019 has surpassed the historic low previously recorded in the final quarter of 2012, when the UK’s economy faced the
John Dewar & Sons has teamed up with Amazon for its first-ever livestream alcohol tasting and Amazon UK’s first-ever livestream event on 24th October, in a move to help educate new and existing whisky drinkers on Scotch, and innovate within
Bloomreach Inc, the Digital Experience Platform company, has been selected by digital retailer N Brown to help to provide an optimised, consistent and seamless customer experience across its core brands JD Williams, Simply Be, Ambrose Wilson and Jacamo. Using its