Ronnie Mitchell, director, Merit Display, reveals how practical innovation turns the taps of Bristan’s retail displays
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Premium home technology company Shark has claimed the biggest share of the upright corded vacuum market in the UK for the month of November, just four years after launching a direct sales business in the UK.
AS Watson Group has worked closely in partnership with brands to help them penetrate specific demographics or enter new markets. Recently this has included Jeffree Star Cosmetics launching exclusively at ICI PARIS XL in Europe, while in Asia it saw
Ted Baker, the quintessentially British brand famed for its quirky yet commercial fashion offering and unique, playful storytelling, has partnered with Kickdynamic to offer live, automated and personalized email to their customers. Through this partnership, Ted Baker is reducing its
Aptos, Inc., a recognised market leader in retail technology solutions, today announced that LK Bennett, the British accessible luxury brand, has selected Aptos’ end-to-end Singular Retail solutions in the cloud to offer its customers the latest advancements in omni-channel customer
Marks & Spencer today steps-up its commitment to reducing the amount of plastic it uses by launching over 90 lines of loose fruit and vegetables completely free of plastic packaging in a trial at its Tolworth store.
Marketing technology will be a driving factor in the survival of high street retailers, says retail guru Mary Portas.
M&S has signalled its intention to consider another 17 store closures putting more retail jobs at risk and bringing further pressure to the UK's high streets.
The Mercers’ Company has announced that iconic travel bookstore, Stanfords, has opened its new London flagship at 7 Mercer Walk.
Ascot Racecourse has renewed its global relationship with premium British ladies fashion retailer Karen Millen to launch a SS19 occasionwear collection, in a deal brokered by IMG. This follows the success of the brands’ inaugural co-branded collection launched for SS18,
Synonymous with the city its shop stands in, Liberty London is a brand drivenby discovery. Born in 1875 from the adventurous and disruptive spirit of Arthur Lasenby Liberty, the brand has remained true to its heritage and is famed for
AiFi, a technology company developing the most advanced store automation systems in the world, and Żabka, a chain of convenience stores operating more than 5,400 sales points throughout Poland, have announced at the NRF conference - the biggest retail trade
Lidl is aiming to raise £250,000 for the NSPCC in January by donating 10p from the sale of every pack from its special range of fruit and vegetables for children.
Booths, the family owned Northern food and drink retailer recorded strong Christmas sales with a 3.3% sales increase over the key 3 week trading period to 5th of January, with Christmas profits growing ahead of sales, 4.5% up on 2017.
Today, Shell announced the launch of its new range of food on the go, which has been created with chef Jamie Oliver. From 31 January, over 80 new products will be available at more than 500 of Shell’s service stations
Following today’s release of Matalan figuFollowing today’s release of Matalan figures for Q3 FY2018/19 and the 2018 Christmas trading period, Kate Ormrod, lead retail analyst at GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company, comments: ‘‘Matalan has continued its run of
Appear Here, the leading marketplace for short-term retail space, announces the launch of its third Space for Ideas competition. Space for Ideas mission is to discover and launch the next big retail idea, challenging entrepreneurs, emerging brands and young designers
Laura Ashley, an international lifestyle retailer, has selected Oracle Commerce Cloud to support its growing global online business. With Oracle Commerce Cloud, Laura Ashley is able to create seamless, integrated customer experiences across traditional and digital channels and enhance inventory
JD.com, China’s largest retailer, has joined forces with Paramount Pictures and global play and entertainment company Hasbro to celebrate the Chinese release of the new TRANSFORMERS movie BUMBLEBEE.
Marionnaud, Europe’s largest perfumery and cosmetics retail chain and part of the A.S. Watson Group, today announces that it has fully enabled acceptance of UnionPay cards in all its 495 stores in France.
Following today’s release of JD Sports figures for the 48 weeks to 5 January 2019, Amy Higginbotham, retail analyst at GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company, comments: ‘‘JD Sports has reported a healthy set of results for FY2018/19 so
Shop Direct, which operates multi-category digital retailers Very.co.uk and Littlewoods.com, increased group revenue by 3.7% year-on-year for the seven weeks up to and including 28 December 2018. The group’s performance was driven by 8.8% year-on-year growth at Very, its largest
Ronnie Mitchell, director, Merit Display, reveals how the roof was raised when Klober presented the company with the opportunity to design and build a bespoke retail display solution that would make an impact within builders’ merchants Klober is one of Europe’s leading
Lidl UK experienced a 33% increase in year-on-year (YOY) sales for its premium product range, Deluxe, this Christmas, with customers switching £58m of spend from Waitrose, M&S and the big four, over to the discounter.
Following today’s release of Debenhams figures for the 2018 Christmas period, Sofie Willmott, senior retail analyst at GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company, comments: ‘‘Despite heavy discounting across the peak Christmas period Debenhams has reported dismal results this morning