Demonstrating the continuing resilience of outlet centres, Christmas trading at London Designer Outlet (LDO) in Wembley Park illustrated customers’ enduring interest in quality, choice, year-round discounts and good service. Located within the £3bn Wembley Park urban regeneration, LDO is the
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From Thursday 3 January, the nation’s favourite coffee shop, Costa Coffee, will offer seven milk variants in its impressive portfolio – giving customers one of the broadest coffee personalisation choices on the UK high street. Lactofree Milk and Almond Drink are now available nationwide,
JD.com has opened two new innovative stores at Beijing Capital International Airport (BCIA) and Hohhot East Railway Station in Inner Mongolia, further expanding China’s largest retailer’s Boundaryless Retail strategy, which is enabling consumers to buy what they want, whenever and
Online marketplace eBay today announced that businesses on its Retail Revival programme, a partnership with the City of Wolverhampton to help small retailers online, have reached £1 million in sales in just three months.
Following today’s release of Next figures for the 2018 Christmas trading period, Sofie Willmott, senior retail analyst at GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company, comments: ‘‘Although positive full price sales at Next over the vital Christmas period may ease
Virgin Experience Days sales grew over the Christmas period despite challenging UK retail conditions.
A day before the 2017 Burgundy En Primeur release, Berry Bros. & Rudd buyer Adam Bruntlett shares his thoughts on the latest vintage.
when you could charge premium prices in convenience stores just for being convenient.” The convenience store chain, which was awarded Franchise Group of the Year 2018 earlier this year at the Retail Industry Awards, is seeing unprecedented growth - which Miller
Vodafone UK has opened a new three storey store on Oxford Street in London. The store goes beyond the traditional retail environment and offers everything from experiential zones and hospitality to work spaces for business customers and ‘click and collect’
An online retailer has published a list of its top five favourite reasons for returns to mark the approaching new year.
intu and M&G Real Estate can confirm that international fashion brand Uniqlo will be making its north of England debut at Manchester Arndale.
It’s no secret that the retail sector has had a tough year. From a host of high-profile CVAs, to reports of weakening consumer confidence in the run up to Brexit, it is clear that retailers are finding trading conditions more
NewRiver is pleased to announce that it has exchanged contracts with Reel Cinemas, the community cinema operator, to open a five-screen cinema at The Ridings shopping centre in Wakefield, West Yorkshire. The new cinema is scheduled to open in May
At a hearing before a high court judge late this evening (28 December 2018), Will Wright, Neil Gostelow and David Pike from KPMG’s Restructuring practice were confirmed as joint administrators to HMV Retail Limited and HMV Ecommerce Limited, the entertainment retailer.
Outdoor clothing and equipment specialists Mountain Warehouse has become the latest retailer to join Festival Place after signing a lease at the Basingstoke shopping centre, the largest shopping and leisure destination in North Hampshire.
Tmall Luxury Pavilion, Alibaba Group’s dedicated site for high-end brands, on Monday unveiled a redesigned app which features a new “Maison” store format that enhances the brand experience for luxury shoppers.
SodaStream, the sparkling water-maker, has launched a major advertising campaign to promote the roll out of its Genesis model in Boots.
BP has recently signed its first new to industry site with The Kay Group at the new Rockingham Service Station. The Kay Group will be working with Spar, Greggs, WHSmith and Costa Drive Thru at this exciting new location at
Don’t even think about leaving your present buying and sending beyond 21st December, the home delivery specialist ParcelHero is warning last-minute shoppers.
The most politically uncertain Christmas and New Year break for decades lies before us, so as we raise a glass to the end of 2018, it’s worth looking at how our drinks lists be affected in the coming year. UK
Casual dining at St James Dover is getting a boost with the addition of two new independent restaurants that are both opening in Dover for the first time. American-inspired kitchen and bar, Hancock’s, and dessert parlour, Kaspa’s, will add further
IKEA UK has announced that the doors of its new leading sustainable store in Greenwich will officially open on Thursday 7 February 2019.
The connected car becomes a shopping platform The amount of technology built into modern cars is staggering. And, if your car is connected to your smart phone, it already knows a lot about you, your habits and preferences. Equipped with this
A leading sports equipment retailer is on target for one hundred percent accuracy following the implementation of a new warehouse management system (WMS) from Snapfulfil.
Harts of Stur has seen mobile revenue jump by over a third following the launch of its new e-commerce site.