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Red Funnel today announced that it will welcome Sainsbury’s as a new partner for its food and beverage offering across the business. A range of Sainsbury’s products will be introduced on board Red Funnel’s vehicle ferries and terminals, starting with
PUMA, one of the world’s leading sports brands, has today announced a global partnership with Emarsys, the world’s only omni-channel customer engagement platform built to accelerate business outcomes, to enhance its delivery of uniquely personalised communications to customers across multiple
Danish jewellery retailer House of Amber lacked a consolidated view of inventory across its international store estate. Thanks to investment in Cegid’s Unified Commerce Platform,House of Amber can now see exactly where stock is allocated. This means the company can
Plans to build the leading outlet shopping and leisure destination in the North of England have been unveiled, along with the first 23 brands to sign-up including BOSS, Calvin Klein, Tommy Hilfiger, Adidas, Levi’s, Mint Velvet, Joules, Gap and Skechers.
Boots UK becomes one of the first retailers to bring tights made from plastic bottles to the high street. A fantastic example of innovative green technology, they are made from plastic bottles and are just as comfortable and durable as
Following today’s release of Homebase FY figures for 2018/19, Amy Higginbotham, retail analyst at GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company, comments: ‘‘Homebase made significant progress in 2019. Just 18 months into its three year transformation plan, Homebase has demonstrated
Aldi is removing all plastic lids on its own-label fresh cream and ready-to-drink coffee products, as part of its ongoing campaign to reduce single-use plastics.
Lidl will next month become the first UK supermarket to launch new packaging using “ocean bound plastic”*, plastic that would have otherwise ended up in the ocean, collected from beaches and coastline around South East Asia.
Radial, the leader in omni-channel commerce technology and operations, today announced that leading conditioning brand Gymshark selected Radial's eCommerce fulfilment and transportation solutions to deliver world-class service and order fulfilment to U.S. and Canadian customers. One of the fastest growing
Sip sip hooray! To celebrate the very best of Italian wine, Lidl is selling magnums of the highly rated Nero d’Avola (£7.99) and classic Chianti (£9.99).
Dunelm has launched its national TV advertising campaign for Spring, starring Verity Matthews and Adam Isaac and their family of four based in Kingston-Upon-Thames. The advert, which will air from today, peeks behind the doors of the cherished family home
Obuv Rossii Group will develop an online marketplace based on the webstore of its main brand, Westfalika.ru. The marketplace model will be used to sell products not provided in Group’s stores – large-size items that cannot fit the shopping space
Following today’s release of Laura Ashley's H1 figures for 2019/20, Georgina, associate retail analyst at GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company, comments: ‘‘Laura Ashley’s £20m financing from Wells Fargo gives it a chance of recovery, however its results announced
Loch Services Ltd, a Keystore Express branded forecourt in Stornoway, Isle of Lewis, is the latest retailer to install the award winning EDGEPoS system onsite.
Lidl GB has today opened its 800th store in Great Britain. The milestone comes after the discounter opened 50 new stores in the past 12 months alone, creating over 2,500 new jobs.
Making the high-street mobile: new app could be antidote to rising prices and outdating shopping experience for high street customers
Mobile tech pioneers Ubamarket has launched a one-of-a-kind app to bring customers back in-store and boost trade for Britain’s grocers and retailers. The app employs a variety of revolutionary features which helps retailers to revitalise the shopping experience for consumers,
This month, Watches of Switzerland, the UK’s leading luxury watch retailer, will begin a multi-million pound project to significantly expand its Knightsbridge showroom.
Leading legwear retailer SOCKSHOP are on a mission to champion socks as the unsung sartorial hero of the fashion industry. They believe that secondary to the shoe, a good pair of socks can really make a difference. They make an
Sauce Communications is excited to announce the launch of The Ethical Butcher, an e-commerce site selling the most ethically sourced meats available with a transparency and traceability that is unprecedented in the industry.
NearSt, a British retail technology startup that Google is backing to drive more people into the high street, has raised £2m in seed funding to drive more footfall into bricks and mortar stores at a critical time for the high
Nedap has announced that the Dutch multi-brand athletic footwear and apparel retailer Sports Unlimited Retail (SUR) has selected Nedap’s !D Cloud software for the RFID roll-out to its 100 stores in the Benelux. The roll-out starts in the second half
Liverpool ONE has announced a duo of heritage beauty entrants to its retail mix, with the opening of British perfume house Penhaligon’s first North West flagship, and the relaunch of American skin-care brand Kiehl’s, both situated within Peter’s Lane.
Signify, the world leader in lighting, announced at EuroShop its further step in the Retail IoT space through the launch of Interact Retail multisite management – a cloud-based, connected lighting system designed for multiple stores and retail distribution centres. Signify’s
Startle, the specialist in creating unique music and technology experiences for hospitality and retail brands, has updated its sports Predictor game to include Six Nations rugby, as well as Premier League, Champions League and Europa League football.