Find out which retailers are innovating in the on and offline retail space and what they are doing to keep ahead of the curve in this dynamic and highly competitive sector. Read the financials and analysis of the large multiples, the smaller chains to independent retailers, wholesalers and suppliers
Digitate, a software unit of Tata Consultancy Services, a leading global IT services, consulting and business solutions organization, today announced that its cognitive automation solution, ignio, has been selected by the ALDO Group, a world-leading creator and operator of desirable footwear
Leading environmental consultancy and contract manager, Helistrat, has announced the award of a contract with Bestway Retail for over 200 stores, worth an estimated £700,000.
The 3-year contract will see Helistrat manage the waste and recycling for over 200 Central Convenience
G-Star has chosen Meadowhall, one of the UK’s premier shopping and leisure destinations, as the location for its sixth UK standalone store. The brand will open a 2,500sq ft flagship at the centre this October. G-Star is the 34th new
ONPEX, a leading provider of multi-currency IBAN solutions, has launched its cloud-based Banking-as-a-Service. The platform offers multiple tools such as IBAN issuing, Single Euro Payments Area (SEPA) and cross-border payments, as well as multi-currency management. Given the platform’s capabilities, businesses
Leading specialist UK leisure property agency, Shelley Sandzer, has secured a third site for brunch and healthy eating spot, Élan Café, in Oxford Circus.
The café will cover the ground floor and basement of 9-10 Market Place with a large outdoor
HP was today announced as the official provider of computer hardware and printer devices for use in Tottenham Hotspur Football Club’s new stadium. The English Premier League club’s new home has been hailed as one of the most technologically advanced stadia ever
French optician Acuitis is rolling out its new store concept to more than 40 stores in the UK, with design, in-store communication, digital marketing and out-of-home advertising all through retail agency Blackdog.
Sports Direct has bought House of Fraser from administrators for £90m. The department store chain went into administration earlier today when it failed to reach agreement with creditors.
Retailers can combat the current challenging market conditions by adopting an 'in-house first approach', according to the CEO of one of Europe’s largest online electrical retailers, reichelt.
It is estimated that UK adults use 7.7 billion single-use water bottles each year. This campaign aims to help cut this number by reducing the amount of single-use plastic bottles used at Landsec’s retail destinations. This will be done by
AS Watson Group, the largest international health and beauty retailer, has announced a major recruitment drive as it looks to employ almost 200 new colleagues across Europe and Asia for its digital business, eLab.
The Bullring Estate, Birmingham’s iconic shopping destination that comprises Bullring, Grand Central and Link Street, has announced that luxury international fashion brands, Christian Louboutin and Gucci, have both opened new boutiques, as part of the continued investment in the Selfridges at
Marks & Spencer has expanded its partnership with Doddle to provide easier online returns from M&S.com across its Simply Food stores.
As part of an ongoing £30 million redevelopment plan, Northern Ireland’s largest retail and leisure park, The Junction in Antrim, is delighted to announce the addition of global sportwear brand, Intersport, to its growing list of retailers. Opening in October
In light of the uncertainty surrounding the future of House of Fraser, Kantar TNS has commissioned a survey exploring consumers’ use of and attitudes to department stores. The findings – delivered by Kantar TNS’ Research Express service and detailed below
British perfume house, Penhaligon’s, has signed to open at Guildford’s new retail and dining development, Tunsgate Quarter. This will be the retailers first standalone store in Surrey.
The perfumery, established in 1870, will open a 527sq ft store at the 80,000sq
The Entertainer, the fastest growing, independently-owned multichannel toy retailer in the UK, has announced it is expanding into its seventh international territory after securing a partnership with retail start-up Axiom in Kosovo. This will see The Entertainer open its doors for
The first stage of steel frame construction is underway at Lidl UK’s new Scottish RDC at EuroCentral, which will be the company’s largest in Britain.
You might think that the magic formula to great digital signage content equals awe-inspiring visual effects and hours of animation. This formula might be visually appealing and might make your customers look but will it inform and influence their buying
Parcelly has announced their latest partnership with luxury lifestyle brand Shakti Shanti, who have integrated Parcelly’s Pick-up and drop-off service to offer a nationwide Click&Collect services to their Online customers. Founded in Cape Town in 2012, Shakti Shanti, meaning
Debenhams and revolutionary fitness chain, Sweat! are to open the first instore gym in their partnership on 10 September 2018 with a 17,575sq ft site in the Debenhams Sutton store. The facility is to be followed by two further sites
John Lewis and River Island have been recognised as two of the UK’s best high street brands by the Investing in Ethnicity Awards.
“The retailers have demonstrated a commitment to black and ethnic minority employees and customers over a number of
The chance to realise retail dreams with four weeks of free pop-up space in the soon-to-be -launched next phase of Manchester’s new shopping and dining destination, Hatch is up for grabs in a unique competition.
The winner of the contest will
Sweaty Betty, the British brand renowned for their bum-sculpting leggings and beautiful activewear is excited to launch a faster, more responsive website that offers the full brand experience on multi-channel devices.
Launching this week with a firm eye on international growth,
Multi-award winning fine food store and restaurant chain Eat17 has opened a new store in Hammersmith, complete with an indoor street food market and yoga classes.
Eat17 combines elements of a convenience store with a dining scene and opened its new