Britain’s beleaguered retailers have been given a powerful new tool to win customers and boost sales, with the UK launch of the cashback app Recash.
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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
EBI.AI, an advanced Artificial Intelligence (AI) lab in the UK, has announced that Coop Sweden, one of the largest grocery retailers in the country, has successfully started to preview its virtual assistant, Cooper. This marks the first significant milestone since
John Lewis announces nine further store reopenings including Peter Jones, Cribbs Causeway, Leeds, Liverpool, and York
John Lewis has today (Friday 19 June) announced plans to open nine more shops on Thursday (June 25), following the successful reopening of an initial 13 shops this week.
US fashion retailer Forever 21, has launched a new UK online store to service its loyal British consumers with the full international assortment, an improved site and localised e-commerce experience. The brand is working with cross-border e-commerce solutions provider Global-e,
Leading London bike subscription platform, Buzzbike, has announced a staggering 440% year-on-year increase in bike subscriptions- with the majority of subscriptions coming from those new to cycling.
Top new products: suite of managed tech solutions launched to help retailers ensure safety of customers and workforce from Covid-19
A first-of-its-kind suite of smart tech solutions has been launched to help businesses in the retail industry protect their workforce and customers in the wake of the Coronavirus pandemic.
With bicycle sales soaring across the UK since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, e-bike manufacturer Ampler today reports a year-over-year sales increase of 88% over the first five months of 2020.
Environmental charity Hubbub launches the pilot of Food Connect today. The initiative will use fleets of electric bikes and vans to redistribute surplus food from retailers, helping to tackle increased food insecurity. Recent research from the charity found that nearly
Oak Furnitureland, the UK’s largest retailer of quality solid hardwood furniture, has reached a deal with global investment manager, Davidson Kempner Capital Management LP to secure its future.
X5 Retail Group, a leading Russian food retailer, announces that Perekrestok.ru online supermarket and X5 subsidiary 5Post, which offers parcel delivery services, have launched a pilot click-and-collect service from grocery lockers in Perekrestok and Pyaterochka stores. This food delivery option
The UK’s largest specialist wine retailer, Majestic Wine, has appointed performance marketing agency, Journey Further to provide strategic performance marketing support to help drive revenue both online and offline.
Today (15 June) John Lewis has started to reopen its shops starting with Kingston and Poole, with a further 11 to open on Thursday (18th June) this week. The openings are part of its plans to take a steady, gradual
UK company THIS is launching its award-winning product range into 744 Tesco stores on 15 June 2020.
New data from purchase intelligence platform Cardlytics reveals delivery services like takeaways, meal kits and grocery boxes have seen a huge growth in sales as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic. The data is based on the purchasing habits of
VIA Outlets report encouraging brand sales and footfall figures as European portfolio reopens post Covid-19
VIA Outlets – Europe's fastest growing owner-operator of premium fashion outlet destinations – has, as of today, with Freeport Lisboa Fashion Outlet being the last one in line, reopened all closed and semi-closed centres in its eleven-strong portfolio. While the
Buymie, Ireland’s leading same-day grocery delivery company, commits to growth with €8m total funding
Buymie - Ireland’s leading same-day grocery delivery company - announces the injection of an extra €5.8 million in new investments into its business, to take its total capital raised this year to over €8 million.
In preparation for the reopening of shops from tomorrow, the British Retail Consortium along with more than twenty retailers have come together to launch five simple steps to encourage considerate shopping. The retailers are urging the public to play their
Holland & Barrett launches Deliveroo partnership that sees CBD oil, baking ingredients and snail gel delivered in 30 mins
The UK’s leading health and wellness retailer, Holland & Barrett, is joining forces with Deliveroo, the UK’s leading food delivery business, to offer a selected range of its most popular health products on the Deliveroo app and website.
Specsavers celebrates the real-life stories of customers and instore colleagues during lockdown as it announces in its new campaign that its doors are now open again for essential eye tests in England.
Co-op’s £3 face covering range has seen a surge in demand and have quickly become the fastest selling items across its stores, outselling everyday essentials such as milk.
The Fragrance Shop has announced it will be opening 174 stores across the country on Monday 15 June, adhering to strict distancing and safety measures to ensure the safety of staff and consumers.
Central England Co-op has been named number five in a list of the Top 100 co-operatives in the UK.
St Pancras International station announced today the reopening of non-essential retailers from Monday 15 June. In line with the latest Government announcement on Monday 25 May, the iconic destination has shared plans to provide a safe and enjoyable environment for
Once disparaged as ‘mothers ruin’, the gin category has undergone a dramatic transformation so spectacular it has been dubbed the ‘ginaissance’. With creative flavours like rhubarb, watermelon, and blood orange to navigate; the choice of no or low alcohol versions
Ahead of World Gin Day tomorrow, Aldi is promoting its wide range of flavoured gins including an on-trend watermelon variant.