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Network Rail reports 2.3% total sales growth at its managed stations during the festive period, despite difficult wider trading environment
The Midcounties Co-operative, the UK’s largest independent Co-operative, has agreed a deal to purchase four of the Cotswolds-based Warner’s Budgens food stores, a deal that will complete this summer.
The Entertainer, the fastest-growing, family-owned high street toy retailer in the UK, is delighted to announce that it delivered a strong sales performance during the Christmas 2018 trading period.
One of Scotland’s leading oriental supermarket chains has praised the impact transformation of its EPoS systems has had on its business.
Ingenico Group, the global leader in seamless payment, launched its innovative payment-enabled chatbot, which uses natural language processing (NLP) from IBM Watson to create a smooth customer experience. Watson capabilities allow Ingenico’s chatbot to better understand users’ requests once they
Realm, the specialist asset manager, has seen strong performance over the Christmas period across the key outlet assets it manages - Livingston Designer Outlet, Resorts World Birmingham, Dalton Park in County Durham and London Designer Outlet in Wembley.
Marks & Spencer, the iconic UK high street retailer, has chosen to roll out Aerofoils, the Formula One-inspired energy saving device for open-fronted retail fridges from Aerofoil Energy.
Wincanton has renewed its contract with Asda to provide dedicated transport and warehousing for the next three years. The Wincanton-Asda relationship dates back to 2005, and this renewal is a significant commitment to extend the relationship to 16 years across
Ronnie Mitchell, director, Merit Display, reveals how practical innovation turns the taps of Bristan’s retail displays
Premium home technology company Shark has claimed the biggest share of the upright corded vacuum market in the UK for the month of November, just four years after launching a direct sales business in the UK.
AS Watson Group has worked closely in partnership with brands to help them penetrate specific demographics or enter new markets. Recently this has included Jeffree Star Cosmetics launching exclusively at ICI PARIS XL in Europe, while in Asia it saw
Ted Baker, the quintessentially British brand famed for its quirky yet commercial fashion offering and unique, playful storytelling, has partnered with Kickdynamic to offer live, automated and personalized email to their customers. Through this partnership, Ted Baker is reducing its
The annual task of completing the packaging data form can be a difficult and time consuming task. Valpak can help you complete the form, as well as assist with checking the data to ensure it is as accurate as reasonably
Following the success of the events programme at the Islington concept store, Crabtree & Evelyn has announced an all new and packed schedule of upcoming events throughout January and February 2019.
Aptos, Inc., a recognised market leader in retail technology solutions, today announced that LK Bennett, the British accessible luxury brand, has selected Aptos’ end-to-end Singular Retail solutions in the cloud to offer its customers the latest advancements in omni-channel customer
Marks & Spencer today steps-up its commitment to reducing the amount of plastic it uses by launching over 90 lines of loose fruit and vegetables completely free of plastic packaging in a trial at its Tolworth store.
Marketing technology will be a driving factor in the survival of high street retailers, says retail guru Mary Portas.
M&S has signalled its intention to consider another 17 store closures putting more retail jobs at risk and bringing further pressure to the UK's high streets.
The Mercers’ Company has announced that iconic travel bookstore, Stanfords, has opened its new London flagship at 7 Mercer Walk.
Ascot Racecourse has renewed its global relationship with premium British ladies fashion retailer Karen Millen to launch a SS19 occasionwear collection, in a deal brokered by IMG. This follows the success of the brands’ inaugural co-branded collection launched for SS18,
Synonymous with the city its shop stands in, Liberty London is a brand drivenby discovery. Born in 1875 from the adventurous and disruptive spirit of Arthur Lasenby Liberty, the brand has remained true to its heritage and is famed for
AiFi, a technology company developing the most advanced store automation systems in the world, and Żabka, a chain of convenience stores operating more than 5,400 sales points throughout Poland, have announced at the NRF conference - the biggest retail trade
Lidl is aiming to raise £250,000 for the NSPCC in January by donating 10p from the sale of every pack from its special range of fruit and vegetables for children.
Booths, the family owned Northern food and drink retailer recorded strong Christmas sales with a 3.3% sales increase over the key 3 week trading period to 5th of January, with Christmas profits growing ahead of sales, 4.5% up on 2017.