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.
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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.
Aldene Fort and Tommy Perkins, who work at the Booths Carnforth store, are cycling over 136 miles in memory of their colleague Rosie Neath who sadly lost her battle with Cystic Fibrosis in October 2017.
Weetabix Food Company UK & Ireland, home of the nation’s favourite cereal brand, has announced a number of internal changes within its marketing team.
KPMG today announces the appointment of Linda Ellett as the firm’s new UK head of consumer markets. As consumer businesses grapple with ever-changing consumer demand; understanding their role in society, as well as the impact of rapid-technological change, KPMG has
Just because you’re 100, doesn’t mean you can’t keep up with the times, growing online businesses, proves specialist accountant GSM, as the firm celebrates its centenary with a new video series
Fuel brand JET has appointed a new UK Retail Business Manager, Soenke Voges, to strengthen the JET brand and drive further growth in its UK forecourt network
eBay has appointed Nikin Patel as director of consumer-to-consumer (C2C) selling in the UK, as the original global marketplace continues to make online and mobile selling quicker and simpler, with exciting new updates to its Android and IOS native apps
Nichols, the company behind popular brands Vimto and Feel Good Drinks, has appointed Matt Nichols and Robert Hammersley as commercial directors. They succeed previous international commercial director, Simon Hunt-Brown, who has now retired.
Wayfair Inc., one of the world’s largest online destinations for the home, today announced that Dr. Thomas Netzer, former senior partner at McKinsey, has joined the company as chief operating officer for Europe.
Zenith has created a new role to drive its global commerce offer and to help clients integrate their marketing and sales activities while developing profitable partnerships with online retailers.
Sutherland Global Services is announcing the appointment of a new head of retail, Christopher Schyma, as it seeks to rapidly build on its retail business and expand its footprint across Europe, the Middle East and Africa. Sutherland Global Services is
Weetabix Food Group, home of the nation’s favourite cereal brand, has announced the appointment of Colm O’Dwyer as commercial director UK & Ireland. O’Dwyer will be responsible for leading the sales, trade marketing and category management team to deliver profitable growth
CBRE, the leading global real estate advisor, has announced three new recruits to its UK Retail team, as well as seven new graduate surveyors. These appointments form part of CBRE’s ongoing drive to further strengthen its 160-strong retail team. CBRE has
Selligent, a provider of relationship marketing SaaS solutions based on consumer insights, today announced that Chris Botting has joined the company as Chief Operating Officer (COO). Botting will spearhead Selligent’s product, operations, engineering, and IT teams as Selligent takes on
Holland & Barrett International, Europe's leading health and wellness retailer have today appointed Steve Carson to the newly created position of managing director, reporting into CEO Peter Aldis.
Leading food to go business Adelie Foods is pleased to announce the appointment of Gary Pothecary to its commercial convenience team. Following successful spells at KerryFresh, Ginsters and Jonathan Crisp, Pothecary becomes commercial controller at Adelie Foods, bringing more than
Adyen, the payments platform of choice for the world’s leading companies, today announced the appointment of Colin Neil as senior vice president of business development in the UK and the opening of its new office in Manchester. Neil joins with