Ten years ago, a research paper titled “Bitcoin: A Peer-to-Peer Electronic Cash System” was published, under the pseudonym, Satoshi Nakamoto. The paper outlined a format for a radical new digital currency called Bitcoin, created by marrying computer science, distributed systems,
Corona, the UK’s best-selling sunshine beer and one of the top 10 beer brands in the UK with value sales increasing by 15.4%, is launching a limited-edition four-pack of Corona to help fund vital beach cleans across the UK.
Almost nine in 10 industry professionals believe that 3PLs could be delivering more for their customers, according to research taken before the 16th SCALA Annual Supply Chain Debate.
Wren Kitchens is offering employment opportunities to staff at Bathstore, which announced this week that it had gone into administration with 500 jobs at risk. As the fastest growing bricks and mortar retailer and the UK’s No.1 Kitchen Specialist, Wren
Leading global payments provider, Klarna, today announced its multimarket partnership with Abercrombie & Fitch Co. (NYSE: ANF), a leading global specialty retailer of apparel and accessories for men, women and kids through three renowned brands. Later this year, UK customers
Summer may have been late to arrive to Ireland, but new figures from Kantar show that the grocery market has remained buoyant in the face of inclement weather, up by 4.6% for the 12 weeks to 16 June 2019.
Spar is launching an exciting summer campaign to boost distribution and raise awareness of the stand-out products in its own label range. For the first time ever, Spar is running Love It & List It, a campaign to drive distribution
Shoppers visiting Central England food stores this summer could find themselves picking up a £10,000 holiday of a lifetime along with their groceries.
Prime Day is coming and this year Prime members will have access to over one million deals worldwide, with more early deals and exclusive offers live on site from today. Prime Day starts at 00.01am on Monday, 15 July and
Motor Fuel Group (MFG), the UK’s largest independent forecourt operator, is pleased to announce the appointment of Steve Fox as its new managing director, retail.
Customers at The Entertainer toy shops across the UK have hit an incredible milestone of £3m raised for children’s charities across the country - simply by rounding up their purchases to the nearest pound using Pennies, the digital charity box.
Budweiser has today pledged free beers to fans across England if the Lionesses reach next week’s FIFA Women’s World Cup Final.
The wait is finally over! This is the moment when Sainsbury’s trailblazing ‘Future Brands’ initiative well and truly gets under way. The first tranche of frenetic activity will see 12 intriguing ‘challenger’ brands jockey for position within Sainsbury’s ambient “Taste
Despite challenging conditions for retailers, the number of new, self-made business millionaires on eBay has soared by 18% in the past 12 months to their highest in almost a decade, new figures to mark the opening of the 2019 eBay
Majestic Wine, the UK’s largest wine specialist, has this week lowered the price of its entire spirit range and removed the two tier pricing on the category. In doing so, the retailer hopes to appeal to a new generation of
Ted Baker has signed a deal to enhance its omni-channel order management operations, as it looks to improve customer experience.
illycaffè, a global leader in sustainable, high-quality coffee, has announced its partnership as the official global coffee partner for The World's 50 Best Restaurants and The World's 50 Best Bars.
Luxury British multi-brand retailer FLANNELS to open 18,000sq ft flagship boutique and concept space on London’s iconic Oxford Street.
For 170 years Boots has sought to bring the best of health and beauty to the high street and at 11am on Thursday June 27 it is opening its new format store in Covent Garden. Brand new Beauty and Wellness
Despite clear differences in expectations among shoppers of different generations, almost half of retailers (44 percent) have made no progress in tailoring the in-store shopping experience according to a recent study conducted by Oracle NetSuite, Wakefield Research and The Retail
Manchester Airport today gave passengers a flavour of the future, as it revealed the first wave of food and drink outlets that will feature in the new “super terminal” being built as part of its £1bn transformation.
Avon appoints HCL Technologies as IT infrastructure services partner to support ongoing digital transformation
Avon Products, Inc., a globally recognised leader in direct selling of beauty products, today announced that HCL Technologies will serve as the company’s infrastructure services partner. The partnership is another stride forward in delivering Avon’s ‘Open Up’ transformation strategy to
Shrinkage is costing UK retailers almost £11bn annually – the highest of any country in Europe, a new report has discovered. Following feedback from retailers in 11 countries, the report also reveals the most stolen items and tactics used by dishonest shoppers.
IWC Schaffhausen opens a pop-up showcasing its iconic watches at HeathrowAirport,Terminal2.Thisisthefirstpop-upofitskindforthebrandintheUKandaimsto celebrateIWC’ssupportofaspecialround-the-worldmission“SilverSpitfire–TheLongestFlight”.
Retailers with large supply chains are struggling to digitise interaction with their suppliers despite huge desire to do so, according to a new study.