Facilities management specialist Westgrove Group has enjoyed a successful first half of 2019 with a continuing growth in new business.
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Grosvenor Europe has announced that independent lifestyle and fashion brand, Oliver Bonas, is to open the brand’s first Liverpool store on Liverpool ONE’s upper South John Street, as newly-released figures highlight the destination’s strong year-to-date performance.
Multi-channel retailer Ideal Shopping Direct has secured a deal to air its two flagship home shopping channel brands on ITV’s late night broadcasts. Ideal World and Create and Craft will make the move to the UK’s largest commercial channel, boosting
Hammerson and Aberdeen Standard Investments have this month secured two new retailers for the centre’s premium offer in mall five which has been reconfigured and refreshed to ensure Brent Cross continues to deliver a best-in-class brand-mix for customers. Specialist multi-brand
Casper, the global sleep company, has announced its first brick-and-mortar retail partnership in the United Kingdom (UK) with John Lewis & Partners. Casper’s award-winning sleep products will now be available at 24 John Lewis locations in England, Wales, and
Ted Baker, the global lifestyle brand, is pleased to announce that on 15 August 2019, it entered into a new product licence agreement with Next to accelerate the expansion of Ted Baker’s childrenswear collections. Under the agreement, which will
Following yesterday's release of ASDA Q2 figures for FY2019, Thomas Brereton, retail analyst at GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company, comments: ‘‘ASDA’s headline positive growth for Q2 certainly seems encouraging, particularly given Easter’s unfavourable change in timings versus last
Wirecard, the global innovation leader for digital financial technology, continues to break new ground in the future of shopping with its prototype of an unmanned store. The Grab & Go Store concept offers shoppers a convenient, seamless purchasing experience through
Built environment specialist Extentia Group has delivered a unique collaborative dining experience “The Hall”, as part of a £72million extension at Intu Lakeside. The Hall is the first out-of-town offering from award-winning operator Market Halls, who already run two successful
Sanderson Leisure and Retail (SLR) has secured two new retailers for Springfields Outlet, the leading shopping and leisure destination in the East of England. Crew Clothing and independent retailer Starlings Toy Outlet are set to open at the destination, owned
Go Instore has announced it will expand its work with HP Inc. to deliver a true omni-channel shopping experience for HP customers in South Africa. The move follows the successful roll out of the initiative in a number of European
A journey to a successful career began last week for Wren Kitchens graduates as they started the new IT Academy.
Funky Soap Shop has seen sales jump by two thirds after optimising its web store to create a smoother customer journey.
Up-and-coming coffee shop operator BEAR is opening at intu Derby next month as it works with owner intu to launch its first shopping centre location targeting the destination’s high footfall.
Central England Co-op has issued a plea for shoppers to continue donating items to its Summer Food Bank Appeal – after communities revealed that they were seeing unprecedented levels of youngsters in need of food during the school holidays.
Central England Co-op is backing a social enterprise set up to tackle period poverty by stocking its products on its shelves.
Leeds United is delighted to announce that leading e-commerce platform Wish has agreed to become the Official Presenting Partner of the club for the 2019/20 season.
Co-op, one of the world’s largest consumer co-operatives, has announced details of the first stage of its Retail Business Transformation programme (RBT), the biggest transformation programme the convenience store retailer has ever undertaken.
Butlers Farmhouse Cheeses has added 29 award wins to its trophy chest at this year’s International Cheese Awards, topping its recent 14-strong award win at the British Cheese Awards. The fourth-generation cheesemakers achieved Gold and Silver awards across its
First look behind the scenes at new Calow Central England Co-op Food Store ahead of official opening
These exclusive images offer a first look behind the scenes at the new Central England Co-op Food Store in Calow.
With over 1,000 entries submitted already, eBay UK has upped the ante for its Business Awards by extending the deadline for entries to the 30th of August. The third annual awards programme aims to showcase the best of the 200,000
BlueSnap, an online payments technology company, today announced a partnership with Chargebacks911, a technology platform provider for loss prevention and dispute management, to offer comprehensive dispute management tools to users of BlueSnap’s payment processing solutions.
Newcastle University Student Union has joined forces with the Co-op in a move which will see the retailer’s first franchise store open in the North East later this year.
Four new retailers have signed leases at Meadowhall, Sheffield’s leading shopping and leisure destination, as the centre records its twelfth consecutive month of year on year footfall growth. Hobbs, Lovisa, Newbie and Rituals have chosen to open at the British
Hermes, the UK’s leading consumer delivery specialist, has ensured every one of its employees now has access to a personalised email address so it can better connect them to business news, information, their benefits and rewards, and the latest