Wilko is excited to announce that Alex Russo will be joining its senior management team as chief financial officer an executive board director. Russo joins the wilko family of businesses from Asda where he has been chief financial officer and
Articles in category: People
Retail people covers new hires, industry moves and features focussing on retail industry leaders & innovators
INTERSPORT has confirmed the appointment of its new general manager of marketing – Christoph Frechen. INTERSPORT is a world leading sporting goods retailer which, for over 50 years, has provided consumers with premium and innovative sporting goods. Since its foundation, INTERSPORT
TDX Group, the leading provider of data and technology-driven debt solutions for businesses, has appointed James Connolly as UK business development director and Paul Eddie as UK sales director.
The digital marketing challenger agency, QueryClick, has today released The CMO Performance Report 2018, which has found a significant number of retailers plan to invest in transformative technology including machine learning and voice search to enhance their digital marketing campaigns.
ArrowXL, the UK’s leading two-person home delivery expert, has further strengthened its senior team with the appointment of Fauzia Mulla to the position of head of customer experience. Within her new role, Fauzia will be tasked with developing and driving
Holland & Barrett has appointed Pablo as its creative and advertising lead. The Shoreditch-based agency will be tasked with developing brand strategy and campaigns for the UK’s largest health-food retailer, which operates more than 1,100 stores globally including 800 in the
In January 2017, only weeks after returning from Uganda and a successful first staging of her Ugandan trail marathon, Ellie Lacey was lying in a hospital bed reeling from the news that her liver was failing. Without a transplant she
Leading online cards, gifts and flowers retailer Moonpig has appointed ecommerce entrepreneur Nickyl Raithatha as managing director.
HTEC, the EPOS, payment and loyalty solutions company based in Southampton, has announced two appointments in sales and payments, to bolster its existing team of industry experts
Westfield London, in partnership with Tapas Revolution, has announced the UK’s best up-and-coming culinary talent following a tense cook-off at Westfield London. Mehak Kansal, founder of Bindas, an Indian fusion kitchen won Westfield’s Food Pop-Up Competition with an innovative idea
Europe’s largest capacity card manufacturer, Nitecrest, are pleased to announce two new sales directors will be joining the Group’s retail, commercial and banking divisions.
Transaction Network Services (TNS) has hired telecommunication industry veteran Bill Versen to the newly created position of chief product officer. In this role, Versen will oversee TNS’ global product vision, product design and development, and product marketing and management. Versen will
Workplace expert, Acas, has launched new guidance today to help employers prepare for potential issues that could arise over the World Cup period.
Merchant Gourmet, the market-leading healthy pulses, grains, seeds and nuts brand, has today announced Alex Danson MBE, GB and England Hockey Captain, will be its brand ambassador.
WPP Karen Blackett and Mishcon de Reya LLP Claudine Adeyemi top 2018 EMpower Ethnic Minority Role Model lists celebrating ethnic minority business leaders
Karen Blackett OBE, WPP UK country manager and chairwoman MediaCom UK, today tops the EMpower Ethnic Minority Executives in recognition of her tireless work creating opportunities for ethnic minorities in the workplace and using her position to keep diversity and
SCALA, a leading provider of management services for the supply chain and logistics sector, is continuing to go from strength to strength following a new senior appointment.
Blakemore Retail Senior Regional Manager Owen Davies took part in a rough sleep out to help raise awareness of homelessness and raise £650 for local homeless charities in Newtown, North Wales.
DFS Furniture plc, the UK's leading retailer of upholstery and living room furniture, announces that Ian Filby will be retiring as CEO after eight successful years with the Group. Ian will be succeeded by Tim Stacey, currently group chief operating
Holland & Barrett International, Europe’s leading health and wellness retailer have today appointed Anthony Houghton to group retail and property director, supporting newly appointed MD Steve Carson alongside Echo Lu, managing director international.
It’s set to be a ‘Long Day’ for Bennett Opie’s latest new recruits to the commercial team as Alex Long joins as senior national account manager and Elaine Day takes up the role of foodservice account manager. They will represent
QUIZ, the omni-channel fast-fashion brand, is delighted to announce the appointment of Natasha Staddon as ethical compliance manager. In her new role, she will oversee the company’s sustainable supply chain and responsible sourcing strategies. Natasha has over 20 years of
Evesham’s The Valley anticipates increased footfall thanks to flagship Boardman Bikes Performance Centre
The Valley, a leisure and retail destination set on the banks of the River Avon, is preparing for increased footfall following the recent launch of its Boardman Performance Centre, a partnership with Olympic gold-medallist Chris Boardman MBE.
Home furnishing company, IKEA UK and Ireland, today announced the appointment of Javier Quiñones as country retail manager to lead the UK and Ireland business. Javier will take over from Gillian Drakeford on 1 June 2018, building on her achievements
Abby Chandler has been named as marketing manager at Lakeside Village retail outlet in Doncaster.
The northern supermarket Booths is celebrating the finest of its colleagues by holding ‘The Best of Booths’ awards, an annual award that highlights outstanding staff members.