Following today’s release of Dunelm Q2 figures for FY2018/19, Hannah Thomson, senior retail analyst at GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company, comments: ‘‘Speculation that the pre-Christmas trading period was one of the toughest in recent years for many UK
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Joint owners of centre:mk, Hermes Investment Management and AustralianSuper, today announced the opening for independent lifestyle brand, Oliver Bonas, broadening centre:mk’s retail offer for 2019.
Three of the biggest names in digital payments have today announced a partnership to enhance Missguided’s UK app, by reforming the way shoppers can pay for their clothes. The fast growth fashion retailer enlisted Klarna, Poq and Stripe to team
Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield has published its final festive footfall figures for its London destinations, Westfield London and Westfield Stratford City, revealing they attracted 15.6 million shoppers over the full period, representing an uplift of 11% year-on-year (YOY) and the centres’ busiest ever Christmas.
The Merrion Centre is celebrating further success in securing its place as one of Leeds top food and drink destinations, as the world’s largest international tea-house, Chatime, has selected it as the chosen location for its brand-new venue.
Premium lines provide festive cheer for Aldi, the UK’s fastest growing supermarket, says GlobalData
Following today’s release of Aldi Christmas 2018 figures for the seven days ending December 23, Thomas Brereton, retail analyst at GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company, comments: ‘‘Discounter titan Aldi has kicked off this year’s Christmas results from the
Bloomingdale’s flagship Manhattan location on 59th Street recently launched its “Carousel @ Bloomingdale’s” pop-up shop to give customers a uniquely curated retail experience, where two floor-to-ceiling video walls immerse shoppers in a thematic visual landscape, created by award-winning Montreal design
Demonstrating the continuing resilience of outlet centres, Christmas trading at London Designer Outlet (LDO) in Wembley Park illustrated customers’ enduring interest in quality, choice, year-round discounts and good service. Located within the £3bn Wembley Park urban regeneration, LDO is the
Crussh Fit Food & Juice Bars, with 35 stores across London, is set to turn its Soho store (Broadwick Street) 100% plant-based for the entire month of January as part of Veganuary.
From Thursday 3 January, the nation’s favourite coffee shop, Costa Coffee, will offer seven milk variants in its impressive portfolio – giving customers one of the broadest coffee personalisation choices on the UK high street. Lactofree Milk and Almond Drink are now available nationwide,
JD.com has opened two new innovative stores at Beijing Capital International Airport (BCIA) and Hohhot East Railway Station in Inner Mongolia, further expanding China’s largest retailer’s Boundaryless Retail strategy, which is enabling consumers to buy what they want, whenever and
Online marketplace eBay today announced that businesses on its Retail Revival programme, a partnership with the City of Wolverhampton to help small retailers online, have reached £1 million in sales in just three months.
Following today’s release of Next figures for the 2018 Christmas trading period, Sofie Willmott, senior retail analyst at GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company, comments: ‘‘Although positive full price sales at Next over the vital Christmas period may ease
Virgin Experience Days sales grew over the Christmas period despite challenging UK retail conditions.
A day before the 2017 Burgundy En Primeur release, Berry Bros. & Rudd buyer Adam Bruntlett shares his thoughts on the latest vintage.
when you could charge premium prices in convenience stores just for being convenient.” The convenience store chain, which was awarded Franchise Group of the Year 2018 earlier this year at the Retail Industry Awards, is seeing unprecedented growth - which Miller
Vodafone UK has opened a new three storey store on Oxford Street in London. The store goes beyond the traditional retail environment and offers everything from experiential zones and hospitality to work spaces for business customers and ‘click and collect’
AB InBev and Lightsource BP announce UK’s biggest ever unsubsidised solar power deal to brew Budweiser with 100% renewable electricity
1Budweiser, the world’s most valuable beer brand, is to be brewed with renewable electricity as AB InBev UK inks a deal with Europe’s largest solar energy company, Lightsource BP, to purchase 100% renewable electricity for its UK operations. The 15-year
An online retailer has published a list of its top five favourite reasons for returns to mark the approaching new year.
intu and M&G Real Estate can confirm that international fashion brand Uniqlo will be making its north of England debut at Manchester Arndale.
It’s no secret that the retail sector has had a tough year. From a host of high-profile CVAs, to reports of weakening consumer confidence in the run up to Brexit, it is clear that retailers are finding trading conditions more
NewRiver is pleased to announce that it has exchanged contracts with Reel Cinemas, the community cinema operator, to open a five-screen cinema at The Ridings shopping centre in Wakefield, West Yorkshire. The new cinema is scheduled to open in May
At a hearing before a high court judge late this evening (28 December 2018), Will Wright, Neil Gostelow and David Pike from KPMG’s Restructuring practice were confirmed as joint administrators to HMV Retail Limited and HMV Ecommerce Limited, the entertainment retailer.
Berry Bros. & Rudd is delighted to announce the appointment of Matt Smith to its team of buyers.
Outdoor clothing and equipment specialists Mountain Warehouse has become the latest retailer to join Festival Place after signing a lease at the Basingstoke shopping centre, the largest shopping and leisure destination in North Hampshire.