The seven Manchester city centre stores run by Paul Stone Spar have launched a charity partnership with iconic local charity We Love MCR.
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Launched on 30 October 2019, the UK’s second largest supermarket chain, Sainsbury’s, will stock leading direct- to-consumer men’s care brand Harry’s as part of Sainsbury’s Future Brand Initiative, an incubator programme for new and distinctive brands. Harry’s will be featured
Leading UK convenience retailer Spar has made it easy to pick up a bottle of vegan-friendly wine locally thanks to its new Vine & Bloom wine range. The Vine & Bloom wines have been developed in close collaboration with long-term
Specsavers’ store in Plymouth has announced that it has deployed Qudini’s queuing system to support its retail customer experience and growing clinical offerings within the store. The new system has helped Specsavers’ Plymouth store to improve customer experience. The store
This year centre:mk celebrates its fortieth anniversary, and joint owners Hermes Investment Management and AustralianSuper are pleased to announce the latest openings from Skechers and Neon Sheep, which highlight the centre’s position as a top 10 national retail and leisure
Global fashion giant H&M has officially opened its first H&M HOME Concept Store outside London in Hammerson’s flagship destination Bullring. The new offer is part of the brand’s refreshed store in the destination, which re-opened on 31 October.
Lidl GB is set to donate a selection of festive food items as part of their regular food donations to local charities and community groups this Christmas, which will equate to over 250,000 meals.
Lendlease and Invesco Real Estate, the global real estate investment manager, have announced that John Lewis & Partners have officially unveiled the opening of their entirely new Second Floor, home to the following departments: Childrenswear, Nursery, Toys, Haberdashery, TV, Audio, Technology, the Bureau
River Island is experiencing a 45% increase in average order value after introducing shoppable social content onsite.
The Merrion Centre in Leeds Arena Quarter welcomes Leeds first Samsara Fair-Trade pop-up shop as it commences its countdown to Christmas.
19 million Clubcard holders could save over £400 a year with the new Tesco loyalty subscription service, Clubcard Plus.
Hines secures deals with Hotel Chocolat, New Look and schuh Kids at The Centre, Livingston, as footfall leaps 8%
Hines, the international real estate firm, has secured new leases at The Centre, Livingston, with a range of top retail brands including Hotel Chocolat, New Look, Specsavers and schuh Kids. Hines is the asset manager of The Centre, which is
A home furnishings business is celebrating the dawn of a new era, and investment across the company, with larger offices and warehouse facilities in the city to provide a platform for growth.
Spar has announced grand prize winner and runners up of its hugely successful People’s Podium campaign, designed to support community sport across the country.
London brand and design consultancy Perq Studio has announced its storewide brand and signage refresh for family owned Squire’s Garden Centres is underway across the company’s 15 locations. The project consists of a refreshed brand strategy and identity including new
Retail IT consultancy and technology firm, REPL Group, has teamed up with Microsoft to build workforce management (WFM) functionality into its Microsoft Teams solution. The collaboration has seen REPL integrate JDA Workforce Management with the Microsoft Teams interface to allow
Market Logic has been awarded Best Data Solution in the 2019 MRS Operations Awards. The acknowledgement comes for the Market Logic powered insights platform at the supermarket retailer Tesco, called ‘Insight Out.’
EDF Renewables signs agreements with Tesco in UK to provide power from roof-mounted solar panels and wind farms
DF Renewables has signed three corporate Power Purchase Agreements (PPAs) with leading multinational retailer, Tesco.
Lidl has today announced its commitment to install rapid electric vehicle chargers at all of its new stores, helping to give drivers easier access to charging points.
AI and machine learning could help UK’s top grocery retailers prevent £144m of food waste, says Blue Yonder
Artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) can help the UK’s eight large grocery retailers prevent £144 million of food waste a year, predict data scientists from Blue Yonder, a JDA company. More intelligent decision-making could help the
Adidas opened the doors of its new Oxford Street flagship – a home for creativity, born from London, that combines digital innovation, unique shopper experiences and a focus on in-store experts to create a new benchmark in retail.
Although the UK’s high street betting shops have suffered a period of sharp decline, it seems that online gambling is gaining an ever more sizeable share of the market. Earlier this May we saw the UK Gambling Commission release its
Professor Geoff Beattie, an internationally acclaimed psychologist, author and broadcaster, has revealed how social media is leading to an increase of serial returning and buyer’s remorse - that feeling of regret after you’ve made a purchase.
Spar band is launching a range of eight fish products, sourced in Scotland.
Nesta and the Department for Education (DfE) have launched the £5.75 million CareerTech Challenge, calling for cutting edge innovations that will equip adults across England with the right tools and skills to find rewarding future employment.