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When it officially opens later this year, the McArthurGlen Designer Outlet's new Food Piazza will be home to Ashford' first Five Guys restaurant, with a host of other new restaurants still to be announced in the coming months. 2019 is
Following today’s release of Quiz FY figures for 2018/19, Pippa Stephens, Retail Analyst at GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company, comments: ‘‘FY2018/19 has been a troublesome year for fashion retailer Quiz – with three profit warnings and a poor
Following today’s release of Ted Baker figures for the 19 weeks ending 8 June 2019, Sofie Willmott, lead retail analyst at GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company, comments: ‘‘Following years of admirable growth, the previously untouchable Ted Baker has
FuturMaster launches AI-powered forecasting software to help manufacturers and retailers launch new products
FuturMaster, which provides supply chain planning software for clients including L’Oreal, Heineken and LVMH, is launching a new forecasting solution that uses artificial intelligence (AI) to help companies more successfully launch new products. A recent trial with a Chinese
To celebrate its 30th birthday this year, premium lifestyle brand Joules has today unveiled the first ’not-so-formal’ Joules Formalwear collection for men, which will be sold exclusively through NEXT.co.uk from June 2019.
QUIZ, the omni-channel fast-fashion brand, is excited to announce the opening of its new store in Manchester Arndale Shopping Centre.
HMY, the international leader in global services and innovation for retail, has launched a new digital solution in the form of real-time digital signage.
HappyOrNot (www.happy-or-not.com), the Finland- and Florida-based company behind the globally recognized ‘Smiley’ feedback system (four green-to-red buttons), has announced the landmark achievement of reaching 1 billion feedbacks.
One Stop franchisees have been praising the national retailer’s promotions as their stores see increases in footfall, sales and profits thanks to the popularity of the deals with their customers.
Following the resounding success of Spar’s first SPARbecue last summer, Spar enjoyed a hugely successful second year of its SPARbecue campaign over the May bank holiday weekend.
Passengers at Britain’s biggest and busiest stations can now shop more sustainably thanks to a new initiative from Network Rail.
Quintain, the developer investing £3bn in the transformation of 85-acre Wembley Park, has secured international photography experts Getty Images Gallery, hairdresser ChopChop London, independent bike shop Twenty3c and Italian restaurant operator Pasta Remoli. Additionally, flip-flop brand Havaianas will open at
Wirecard, the global innovation leader for digital financial technology, has announced a new customer win with NK (Nordiska Kompaniet) department stores. One of Sweden’s most famous department stores, NK welcomes over 9 million visitors annually to its luxury stores in
Businesses are being encouraged to register for Purple Tuesday to learn more about the purple pound – the spending power of disabled people and their families.
VF, ‘global powerhouse’ of outdoor and activity-based lifestyle and workwear brands, launches Axtell Soho
VF, a global leader of iconic apparel, footwear and accessories brands including The North Face, Vans, Timberland and Dickies, today opens Axtell Soho, London, marking a new era of business success and investment for the company.
Following the news that Waitrose & Partners is trialling a dedicated refillable zone and a frozen ‘pick and mix’ proposition at a store in Oxford, Thomas Brereton, retail analyst for GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company, offers his view:
Doncaster's retail outlet shopping centre, Lakeside Village, has begun work on a significant refurbishment programme, which will see more than £1m invested in the site over the coming months.
UK Commercial Property REIT Limited, which is managed and advised by Aberdeen Standard Investments and owns a diversified portfolio of high quality income-producing UK commercial property, announces that it has agreed a 27,000sq ft part-surrender of B&Q’s lease at Great
Grosvenor Europe has today announced that luxury jewellers ROX is set to open a 1,600sq ft boutique at Liverpool ONE in late 2019, marking the retailer’s debut in the city.
Product Guru, an online platform described as ‘Tinder for retail buyers and product suppliers’, has secured a £300,000 investment.
The Entertainer, the fastest-growing, family-owned high street toy retailer in the UK, has improved online sales by 32% since the introduction of their new website, developed by LiveArea. Website speed has increased by 18%, while conversion rates have increased by
A Taste of Poland will soon be opening its doors at Langney Shopping Centre in Eastbourne, East Sussex.
Award winning Banbridge-based shopping centre, The Boulevard, is celebrating the arrival of Europe’s first ever standalone Jack & Jones Junior store.
Munich Airport launches new store concept putting customer convenience and shopping experience first
Munich Airport takes passengers' shopping experience to the next level: At Munich Airport's Terminal 2, the existing Cee’u, Checkout and Newspoint locations are undergoing a complete makeover under the exciting and innovative "MyCorner" concept.