Icon Outlet at The O2 has announced it will reopen its doors at The O2 on Monday 15 June. The re-opening of Icon Outlet is part of a phased re-opening approach for the world’s most popular music, entertainment and leisure
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Central England Co-op is set to expand its efforts to support front-line health workers by stocking special sweet treats where profits from every pack sold will go to support the NHS.
The phased lifting of lockdown restrictions has begun and the next few months may prove to be the most important in the history of the high street. This week, 4 year old industry movement SaveTheHighStreet.org launched it's COVID-19 Recovery &
Superdrug is proud to be offering an expert mentorship scheme to support three young passionate voices on their quest to drive change for the causes close to their heart. The winners of the mentorship scheme were selected as part of
Ryman helps children’s charity by providing arts and crafts for children isolated in hospital during Covid-19 pandemic
Starlight Children’s Foundation is to provide a bolstered version of its current hospital service to help reduce anxiety for children isolated in hospital, thanks to support from Ryman and their suppliers. Despite the charity’s expected £1.5 million drop in fundraising
Royal Mail is ramping up its support in delivering on behalf of the government personal protective equipment (PPE) for key workers in care homes and GP surgeries. As a key partner in the delivery of essential PPE, Royal Mail is
As the apparel retail industry prepares to open its doors again, phased re-openings hinge on a safe shopping environment for both employees and customers.
BP has decided to adopt the Real Living Wage (RLW) and from August 1 will pay all its directly-employed UK retail staff the RLW, as set by the Living Wage Foundation (https://www.livingwage.org.uk/).
In celebration of World Pride Month, Deliveroo is partnering with author Olly Pike and naturally fast food brand LEON to offer free LGBT+ children’s books with selected meals.
Consumers on both sides of the Atlantic have raised concerns about touching public screens at self-service, supermarket checkouts, in health centres and at public transport ticketing kiosks as they look forward to a world post-lockdown.
Connect, a new range of high-quality, bespoke 6mm glass divider screens is available now to help adjust retail environments and workspaces as businesses start to reopen and prepare for the ‘new normal’.
From today Majestic Wine, the UK’s largest specialist wine retailer, will be allowing customers to collect orders from their local store. This will be the first time the business will be allowing visitors to any of their 200 nationwide branches
John Lewis will begin to reopen its shops for customers as part of a gradual approach from Monday 15 June, starting with its Poole and Kingston department stores, followed by 11 others on Thursday 18 June. Depending on the response
A unique sight and hearing health advice Facebook group has been created by Specsavers as part of its Open for Care campaign to respond to the growing consumer demand for information during lockdown.
Independent Spar retailer, MK Vaish, is urging other independent retailers to help those in need during the coronavirus crisis by donating short dated and damaged goods to local charities and food banks.
GUESS has teamed up with global music superstar, J Balvin, to launch a capsule collection for men and women, as well as a kidswear collection – a first for the artist.
Central England Co-op has announced the launch of a new call and collect service for its Members to provide help for those who need support with their shopping.
Luxury urban clothing brand, rag & bone, has boosted onsite identification to improve targeting and drive revenues with a solution from BounceX (soon to be Wunderkind), the leading behavioural marketing technology provider.
Aldi is implementing a new automated traffic light system at entrances, to control the number of customers going in and out of stores.
intu has outlined how it will safely support the gradual reopening of non-essential retail stores at its 14 centres nationwide in line with Government guidelines.
Homewares and home-furnishing retailer IKEA today announces that it will reopen 19 stores across England and Northern Ireland from 1st June, with Click & Collect facilities in England, Wales and Northern Ireland also opening in a phased approach. In line
Central England Co-op is today announcing that opening hours at its stores are returning to normal as customers get used to shopping during these uncertain times.
Following today’s release of Burberry FY figures for 2019/20, Sofie Willmott, lead retail analyst at GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company, comments: ‘‘Burberry’s full year performance was significantly impacted by the pandemic originating in its biggest market, APAC, however
JD.com has announced the opening of two 7FRESH supermarkets in Chengdu, one of the most-populous cities in Southwestern China and the capital of Sichuan province. There are now a total of 20 7FRESH supermarkets in China.
A community hub project that helps deliver vital food to the vulnerable has now helped over 1,000 people.