As the impact of the Covid-19 pandemic on towns and cities across the UK intensifies, the need to link business support to community need in the right place, at the right time and at the right scale has never been
The Hut Group (THG), the global, consumer brand & proprietary technology group pre-eminent in Beauty and Wellness, today announces its £10 million aid package to support vulnerable communities, key workers and emergency services in Manchester, the UK and its international
The Food and Drink Federation (FDF) is pleased to announce a new 16-week partnership with job recruitment app, Syft.
Aldi is also reviewing the small number of remaining purchase restrictions on certain products, after removing its previous four-item limit earlier this week. From today, restrictions have been lifted on beers, wines and spirits as well as nappies.
BAT’s US bio-tech subsidiary, Kentucky BioProcessing (KBP), is developing a potential vaccine for COVID-19 and is now in pre-clinical testing. If testing goes well, BAT is hopeful that, with the right partners and support from government agencies, between 1 and
A new Covid-19 Commerce Insight (ccinsight) project today launches showing for the first time how Covid-19 is affecting consumer expenditure online at both a global and regional level in multiple industry sectors on a daily basis
Budweiser Brewing Group UK&I, a proud part of AB InBev, the global brewer, is today announcing support for frontline and essential workers in the fight against Covid-19, as the number of cases continues to rise.
Kantar is urging retailers and FMCG brands to “take themselves out of the now” and being occupied with safety screens, protective measures, hazard pay and spot bonuses etc and think about will come next with the coronavirus pandemic.
The Supreme Court has today given its verdict on a landmark data breach case involving Morrisons supermarkets, ruling that it is not liable for the criminal act of an employee who leaked payroll data, and therefore personal data, of thousands
Kantar has pinpointed four lessons from the behaviour of UK grocery shoppers in the four weeks to 22 March.
Easter is not just for chocolate! The world’s first cheese Easter egg is back for a third year in a row. It’s the perfect pick for all savoury-toothed cheese lovers this Easter. With a flavour like no other and with
BOSS – the British Oil Security Syndicate, has recorded a significant reduction in forecourt crime incident reports during the first full weekend of the coronavirus lockdown. The news comes as BOSS releases the results of the latest Forecourt Crime
Specialist food producer Positive Kitchen is on a mission to thank frontline NHS staff by organising the biggest cake giveaway in history.
Kind-hearted communities have donated over 30,000 items to an urgent food bank appeal in less than two weeks to help those impacted by Coronavirus.
Co-op Midcounties is partnering with over a hundred local volunteering groups to offer a home-delivery service that will ensure the most vulnerable in the community receive essential food supplies throughout the Covid-19 outbreak.
Today, Lidl GB announces the extension of its NSPCC partnership to support their Childline service, founded by Dame Esther Rantzen, and its mission to ensure no child goes unheard. The partnership will be extended for the next two years, with
The Perfume Shop has temporarily suspended fulfilment of website orders so its warehouse team can follow Government advice to stay at home.
Aldi is donating almost half a million surplus Easter eggs to charities across the UK.
The current Covid-19 crisis is certainly accelerating the expansion of our retail eco system into areas which provide the convenience and security that shoppers are demanding.
The maker of affordable, well-made and stylish beds and mattresses is now selling beds and mattresses in Germany.
Britons on lockdown buy board games and puzzles and challenging building sets to ease Covid-19 confinement
Today global information company The NPD Group has published the top 10 best-selling toys as Britons prepared to go into lockdown in response to the COVID-19 crisis.
British Safety Council launches Live Online courses to support learning during the Coronavirus pandemic
The British Safety Council has developed a series of Live Online courses to help remote workers continue their health, safety and environmental training and learning as the nation changes its working habits to meet the threat of Coronavirus.
Graze, the UK’s number one healthy snacking brand, is set to bring its first ever Priced Marked Pack (PMP) range to the convenience and wholesale sectors. The line-up comprises the brand’s best-selling sweet and savoury punnet products, including Lively Lemon
From today [1 April 2020] the spending limit for contactless card payments has increased from £30 to £45 across the country, UK Finance has announced. The change means retailers in the UK can now update their payment systems to accept
Small business owners have been urged to check the type of loan they are signing up to before borrowing against their personal assets, as many have unnecessarily secured personal assets to the future of their business.