Shop Direct, the UK’s largest integrated pureplay digital retailer and financial services provider, has announced plans to rebrand to The Very Group, bringing its name and identity in line with its flagship consumer brand Very.co.uk.
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The Cherry Moon began as an e-commerce platform, dedicated to showcasing emerging international designers, to UK audiences. Originating from a photography studio, the brand has used their technical background to drive this new retail concept forward.
Three new brands will be joining the line-up at Grand Arcade, Cambridge, owned by Universities Superannuation Scheme (“USS”) which has agreed lettings with retailers MANGO, Skechers and Raspberry Pi.
Jaywing is pleased to announce that Asda has appointed the data science and marketing specialist as one of its marketing effectiveness partners following a competitive market review.
Brompton Bicycle today announces the planned opening of a new flagship store in Westfield London, Shepherd’s Bush, as part of the global expansion of its network of Brompton Junction retail stores, providing Brompton’s range of bicycles and accessories direct to
This Mother’s Day, value retailer Poundland has doubled its stock of £1 faux tulips to ensure customers can still gift the classic Mother’s Day flower regardless of how Brexit lands.
Go Instore, a leading provider of immersive omni-channel retail experiences for personalised e-commerce, today announced the success HP have had in providing human-led digital user experiences for their retail partners’ online customers.
New research looking at what goes into a Co-op customer’s basket has found that people have been swapping out protein, full sugar drinks and pasta for Free From, flowers and gin.
The John Lewis Partnership has announced it will reduce its operational greenhouse gas emissions to net zero by 2050 at the latest, without purchasing offsets, in line with the pathway set by the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) to
The Midcounties Co-operative has launched a new initiative to help reduce single-use plastic.
The UK’s most valuable alcohol brand, Stella Artois, announces its #PouritForward campaign in collaboration with Co-op on World Water Day (22nd March), continuing the premium beer brand’s partnership with Water.org.
Following today’s release of Next FY figures for 2018/19, Kate Ormrod, lead retail analyst at GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company, comments: "Despite a dismal November and a minor profit warning in early January, Next has managed to get
Early Birds and Attraqt partner to unlock true omni-channel search and personalisation value for retailers and brands
E-commerce technology providers, Early Birds and Attraqt have announced a partnership that consolidates their best-of-breed e-commerce capabilities in search, personalisation and merchandising for retailers & brands. Early Birds’ omni-channel personalisation offering and reach in the French retail market combined with
International supermodel Jodie Kidd has teamed up with British, luxury lifestyle brand, Englana to showcase their latest exclusive range.
Casio EPOS Solutions launches integrated technology bundle to help independent fast food operators grow online sales
Casio, the leading provider of hospitality-focused EPOS solutions, has launched a new all-in-one technology bundle for independent QSR and fast food operators, designed to help them grow sales and make the most of the huge demand for online ordering.
Pimkie is remodelling its European omni-channel logistics operation to create a seamless shopping experience for customers.
British lifestyle brand Joules today announces that it has partnered with holidaycottages.co.uk, one of the leading self-catering accommodation providers in the UK, to bring Joules’ much-loved colour and print to a number of its holiday properties.
TM Lewin, the expert shirt maker and tailor, has formed a partnership with email marketing pioneers Kickdynamic to drive engagement and improve the customer experience.
As of today Roadchef is one of the UK's first employers to provide employees with access to a flexible income, powered by the organisation working to end workplace debt, Wagestream. Wagestream’s ‘Get Paid As You Go’ platform is now available
One Stop has reported that it is welcoming its highest number of millennials as franchisees to its growing estate, as young people are taking their skills of the modern age to turn traditional jobs – once in decline – into
Kingfisher launches first marketing approach promoting unique and unified outdoor ranges across all key markets
Kingfisher, the home improvement company which includes B&Q, is launching its first cross-Group marketing approach, supporting the promotion of its unique and unified outdoor range in the UK, France, Poland and Romania.
Toast is thrilled to be the first external production company to win the campaign for the latest TV ads for Wayfair UK.
Sleep and skincare brand This Works has partnered with the world’s first and only voice-activated sampling programme, Send Me A Sample, to celebrate World Sleep Day by offering UK consumers a free trial of its best-selling Deep Sleep Pillow Spray.
Following today’s release of DFS H1 figures for FY2018/19, Matt Walton, senior retail analyst at GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company, comments: ‘‘The upholstery market leader finished 2018 on a high with an impressive performance across the board; revenues
The Mercers’ Company has announced that founders of modern kebab house, Maison Bab, have unveiled their new restaurant – Kebab Queen – at 4 Mercer Walk.