M&G Real Estate and intu, the joint owners of Manchester Arndale, have welcomed beauty brand Morphe as the latest addition to its beauty and cosmetics line-up.
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Following today’s release of Burberry H1 figures for FY2019/20, Chloe Collins, senior retail analyst at GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company, comments: ‘‘Burberry continues its revival under new CEO Marco Gobbetti’s lead with total revenue for the first half
Following today’s release of Card Factory YTD figures for FY2019/20, Zoe Mills, retail analyst at GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company, comments: ‘‘Card Factory is heading into the Christmas period in an enviable position, with growth in its YTD
Lifestyle Outlets has announced UK independent fragrance retailer The Fragrance Shop is opening a store at The Lowry Outlet, the waterfront outlet centre at the heart of Manchester’s MediaCityUK.
Newcastle Strategic Solutions to transform CX by using technology to analyse real-time customer emotion
Upland Software, Inc., a leader in cloud-based Enterprise Work Management software, today announced Newcastle Strategic Solutions, the UK’s leading savings technology and service platform and subsidiary of Newcastle Building Society, has deployed the Upland Rant & Rave Voice of the
Supermarket Aldi has revealed a new limited-edition gin from Callander-based McQueen Gin that is the perfect tipple for the festive season.
Fresh handmade cosmetics brand Lush have opened the doors to two brand new concept shops - Fresh & Flowers in Paris and the Lush Perfume Library in Florence - and their second biggest shop in Europe in Munich.
Investors set sights on Magway’s revolutionary subterranean delivery network to cut air pollution and road congestion
Magway, the British start-up that has developed a ground-breaking, sustainable delivery utility designed to transport online customer orders through a network of pipes, today opens a new phase of funding. Magway aims to raise over £750,000 via the UK’s
CaixaBank, Nestlé Market and the Payment Innovation Hub have launched the first facial recognition payment system in a business in Spain. It is a system that enables customers to pay for purchases solely using their face, without the need to
With just 10shopping days left until Christmas, Boots has announced that they have removed 149 tonnes of plastic from their own-brand gift ranges this year, which is the equivalent to 11 double decker buses.
Wallace & Gromit celebrate Christmas in style with Joules’ “Christmas at the Click of a Button” campaign
Set the alarm clocks, get the mince pies ready and put your feet up, because Joules, the premium British lifestyle brand is making this Christmas one to remember, joining forces with one of the nation’s most iconic duos – created
Henderson Group, the family-run business which owns the Spar, Eurospar and VIVO brands in Northern Ireland, has published its first consumer Christmas magazine.
Last year Westfield London and Westfield Stratford City broke Christmas records welcoming 15.6m visitors during the Christmas period from the start of November through to Boxing Day. The centres’ busiest festive period on record included a number of firsts across
POLLEN, a CBD brand created by Melanie Goldsmith, co-founder and MD of alcoholic confectionary company - Smith & Sinclair – has launched in the UK this month, available nationwide online as well as on shelves in London’s TheDrug. Store.
Grosvenor Europe has announced that Mint Velvet is the latest international fashion label to sign at Liverpool ONE, marking the British womenswear brand’s debut in the city.
Laybuy, a risk-free and interest-free ‘buy now, pay later’ payment platform, and TONI&GUY have announced a partnership to offer clientsa more flexible way to pay for treatments and products in participating salons across the UK. The option to pay
Molton Brown is bringing social commerce onto its website to drive discovery-led shopping experiences.
Hermes, the UK’s leading consumer delivery specialist, has announced the last recommended posting days to ensure presents are delivered in time for Christmas 2019.
RPMI Railpen has announced the UK’s largest sports retailer, Sports Direct, luxury mecca FLANNELS, and USC have selected Cascades Shopping Centre in Portsmouth for 50,000sq ft of trading space due to open in spring 2020.
High-street chains and retailers including LEON, Neal’s Yard Remedies, Waitrose and Morrisons join innovative pilot to tackle single-use plastic
Plastic pollution campaigning organisation, City to Sea has announced the launch of an ambitious pilot with retailers, independents and high-street chains including LEON, Neal’s Yard Remedies, Pret, Morrisons, ASDA and Waitrose to champion refillable solutions in a bid to cut
Following today’s release of Mulberry H1 figures for FY2019/20, Chloe Collins, senior retail analyst at GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company, comments: ‘‘Despite total group revenue at Mulberry rising marginally to £68.9m for the first half of FY2019/20, the
Fashion retailer Oasis is using social proof messaging from Taggstar on its UK website to validate its shoppers’ buying decisions. Since adding the software in July 2019 it has seen conversion rate uplift of 4.57%.
Quiz, the British fast fashion retailer, has partnered with fashion personalisation platform True Fit to integrate its True Confidence solution onto Quiz’s e-commerce site.
Albert Heijn, the Netherlands largest supermarket chain, has selected APS Group as its in-house agency partner to deliver its new strategic vision and creative identity. The APS team is based out of Albert Heijn’s head office in Zaandam, providing an
A Dundee tech firm with an online platform that helps convenience stores and corner shops cash in on the growth in online grocery sales has raised a seven-figure sum to fund its expansion throughout the UK.