A unique sight and hearing health advice Facebook group has been created by Specsavers as part of its Open for Care campaign to respond to the growing consumer demand for information during lockdown.
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Independent Spar retailer, MK Vaish, is urging other independent retailers to help those in need during the coronavirus crisis by donating short dated and damaged goods to local charities and food banks.
GUESS has teamed up with global music superstar, J Balvin, to launch a capsule collection for men and women, as well as a kidswear collection – a first for the artist.
Richmond Sausages today announces it is expanding its portfolio with the launch of Richmond Meat-Free Frozen Sausages and Richmond Meat-Free Sausages in Twin Pack format.
Central England Co-op has announced the launch of a new call and collect service for its Members to provide help for those who need support with their shopping.
Online homewares retailer Cox & Cox has seen sales rise by 64% YoY in Q1, and 79% season to date, with growth at well over 100% since mid-March.
Luxury urban clothing brand, rag & bone, has boosted onsite identification to improve targeting and drive revenues with a solution from BounceX (soon to be Wunderkind), the leading behavioural marketing technology provider.
Aldi is implementing a new automated traffic light system at entrances, to control the number of customers going in and out of stores.
intu has outlined how it will safely support the gradual reopening of non-essential retail stores at its 14 centres nationwide in line with Government guidelines.
Homewares and home-furnishing retailer IKEA today announces that it will reopen 19 stores across England and Northern Ireland from 1st June, with Click & Collect facilities in England, Wales and Northern Ireland also opening in a phased approach. In line
Central England Co-op is today announcing that opening hours at its stores are returning to normal as customers get used to shopping during these uncertain times.
Following today’s release of Burberry FY figures for 2019/20, Sofie Willmott, lead retail analyst at GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company, comments: ‘‘Burberry’s full year performance was significantly impacted by the pandemic originating in its biggest market, APAC, however
JD.com has announced the opening of two 7FRESH supermarkets in Chengdu, one of the most-populous cities in Southwestern China and the capital of Sichuan province. There are now a total of 20 7FRESH supermarkets in China.
A community hub project that helps deliver vital food to the vulnerable has now helped over 1,000 people.
Life Style Sports, Ireland’s largest sports retailer with 51 outlets across the Republic of Ireland and Northern Ireland, has launched a brand new native mobile app with Manchester based long-term partner One iota, a leading provider of cloud‐based apps.
With a sunny bank holiday set to spur the nation to fire up their BBQs, Lidl is selling its award winning W/O Meat Vegan Burger Patties for only £1.99 for a pack of two.
Retail tech drives 1600% sales increase for With a sunny bank holiday set to spur the nation to fire up their BBQs, Lidl is selling its award winning W/O Meat Vegan Burger Patties for only £1.99 for a pack of two.
Online portable inflatable hot tub business wavedirect.co.uk has attributed smart retail technology to its success after it has seen its business explode over the past month with sales increasing 1600% and monthly sales reaching £4m as it eyes up international
A local co-operative is asking residents to keep up the ‘incredible' support for its colleagues and the community as the encouragement has been vital in lifting spirits during the pandemic.
Gousto, the UK’s leading recipe box company has announced a bid to bring one million Brits together in the UK’s biggest virtual dinner party this Friday, 22 May at 8pm BST.
The joint administrators of Dawsons Music, Rick Harrison and Neil Gostelow from KPMG’s Restructuring practice, confirm they have sold the business and its assets in a deal which sees all of Dawsons’ 75 employees transfer to the new owner.
Majestic Wine and Moët & Chandon are working together to raise money for TheDrinks Trust, with the proceeds from 2,000 bottles of Moët & Chandon Brut Impérial being donated to the charity. The aim is to support those areas of
Buymie first came to the market in Dublin, Ireland, where it has become the market-leader in same-day grocery delivery
Iceland has today announced that it has reduced its food waste by nearly a quarter (23.2%) in the past two years, reducing the amount wasted by almost 2,500 tonnes.
Following today’s release of Pets at Home FY figures for 2019/20, Hannah Richards, retail analyst at GlobalData, comments: ‘‘With an outstanding performance in Q42019/20, Pets at Home delivered an exceptional full year trading, with total group revenue surpassing the billion
Welcome Break today announces major plans to reopen 72 Starbucks (Café and Drive Thru), KFC and / or Burger King units across its 26 motorway service areas by 4 June as the UK starts to return to work. 32 F&B