The John Lewis Partnership’s employees have donated over 24,500 hours in the last year through its Golden Jubilee Trust long-term volunteering programme - equivalent to 3,293 working days, and a record number of hours since the launch of the programme
Joint owners of centre:mk, Hermes Investment Management and AustralianSuper, have announced that, Trailfinders, the UK’s number one tour operator has signed for a 2,045sq ft unit within the shopping centre, joining Virgin Holidays, which recently opened its 1,700sq ft half-million-pound
As the Premier League comes to a dramatic close, Cadbury is kicking off its second end-of-season promotion. Footballers will be getting ready to jet off on their summer getaway, so it wanted to offer Cadbury fans the opportunity to jet
Euro Food Brands has been appointed sole UK distributor for Greek firm, Gaea, one of the country’s leading producers of olives and extra virgin olive oil.
According to the latest survey from Periscope By McKinsey, which offers a suite of Marketing & Sales Analytics Solutions to help companies achieve sustainable revenue growth, consumers both value and respond to personalization—when it’s done right. But they won’t
Samsonite International, together with its consolidated subsidiaries, has announced the launch of a special edition, S’Cure ECO “Green Grey” suitcase, which is part of a new collection made from recycled plastic waste. The suitcase is the first ever polypropylene suitcase,
Yakult is introducing its first-ever Augmented Reality experience, along with a social media campaign, to enhance the brand’s focus on the Science of Wellbeing, launched through an Out-of-Home activity earlier this year.
Premium potted fruit brand, Nature’s Finest is teaming up with Mental Health UK to help increase consumer awareness and raise funds for Mental Health UK. For every 700g fruit in juice sold, Nature’s Finest Food will be donating
Essex-based potato farmer, Fairfields Farm, has announced a new deal to supply the Co-op with its range of fresh potatoes.
British food manufacturer, Samworth Brothers has announced the launch of brand-new food-to-go business and delivery service, Fresh Food For Now Company.
Shoppers at Sainsbury’s Holborn Circus convenience store in London can check out the UK’s first till-free grocery store. The experiment will put SmartShop Scan, Pay & Go technology to the test in a bespoke food-to-go store, making grocery shopping quicker
The latest grocery market share figures from Kantar show total year-on-year sales increased by 2.0% during the 12 weeks to 21 April 2019. Bolstered by a record-breaking £2.5 billion spent during the Easter week, this is the fastest rate
Dreams, the UK’s most-recommended bed retailer, is introducing its unique mattress matching technology, Sleepmatch, to all 195 of its UK stores. It will mean Dreams customers across the UK can pick their perfect mattress thanks to science and leading technology,
Leading UK snack brand Metcalfe’s has announced a new sharing format for their recently launched Corn Chips range. The new larger sharing bag also marks the introduction of a new seasoning, Sour Cream & Chive. Along with the popular Sizzlin’
Established international supplier of antimicrobial cases and screen protectors for smartphones and other consumer electronics, bioarmor Europe, is announcing the launch of a new range of wipe-on, antimicrobial coatings for home surfaces and tech products.
Snap has partnered with Shopify, the major eCommerce platform, to build a seamless integration for Shopify merchants to buy and manage Snapchat ads directly from the Shopify interface.
Oatibix, the 100% wholegrain oat cereal from the Weetabix Food Company, has unveiled a new and improved recipe for core Oatibix Flakes and introduced new Oatibix Flakes Red Berries. The new recipe and product are accompanied by a refreshed packaging
Packaging compliance scheme Valpak has published a report on a collaborative alternative to the government’s current options for extended producer responsibility (EPR) reform.
After winning Holland & Barrett's highly competitive Innovation Pitch, FRUU Cosmetics is launching the world's first lip balm range made from surplus fruit in 815 Holland & Barrett stores nationwide on 29 April 2019.
Abercrombie & Fitch, a division of Abercrombie & Fitch Co., is excited to reveal the first of three limited-edition bottles it will release this year, as part of the re-launch of its iconic and bestselling fragrance, Fierce. This bottle design
In line with Kikkoman’s strategy of investment in NPD, the brand has introduced Poke Sauce, a dipping or table sauce designed to accompany a variety of fresh foods.
Sloane Stanley has today announced the opening of a brand-new plant-based pizza concept, Humble Pizza, at 342 King’s Road, in the heart of Chelsea.
AF Blakemore is celebrating after being named as a finalist for Business in the Community’s Responsible Business Awards 2019, the UK’s longest running and most prestigious awards programme, championing responsible business in the UK and abroad.
Peperami, the UK’s No.1 meat snacking brand, has announced the launch of its brand-new high in protein - Pep’d Up Chicken Bites. The introduction of Chicken Bites to the Peperami portfolio marks an exciting first for the brand and
The 2019 Barclaycard everywoman in Retail Awards programme is now open, welcoming nominations from the industry’s exceptional talent. From the young, rising stars, to the long-standing leaders and pioneering entrepreneurs, individuals at all stages of their career journeys are invited