Scandinavian-owned global furniture brand JYSK’s UK country manager David Ashton will tackle the slopes of Kilimanjaro early next year to support CALM, a cause close to his heart.
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Aeon partners with Ocado to challenge Seiyu and Amazon in Japan’s online grocery market, says GlobalData
Following the news that Japanese supermarket group Aeon Co. Ltd. partnered with British online grocer Ocado to develop its e-commerce capabilities; Shagun Sachdeva, consumer insights analyst at GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company, offers her view: “With Japan emerging
The home delivery expert ParcelHero says some stores’ Christmas order deadlines are as early as the 16 December, so shoppers planning last-minute Christmas buys should not leave it too long to ensure there's a shiny new bike under the tree.
This week, Westfield London opens the doors to a one of a kind Christmas canine experience – The Merry Mutts Motel – a festive themed doggy drop off service, helping dog owners with busy social calendars to ensure their dogs
It’s now officially acceptable to eat pizza at Christmas thanks to Lidl, with the launch of its brand new Pigs in Blanket Festive Pizza.
Co-op today launched (Sunday 1 December) its Christmas TV campaign, which celebrates touching everyday Christmas moments that are shared with delicious food and features one of the 4,000 causes that the community retailer has supported with a £17 million hand
Central England Co-operative officially opens its new store in Tamworth following an investment of almost £600k
Central England Co-op has officially opened its new store in Tamworth – creating more than 20 new jobs and investing over £600,000 in the area. The Food Store, which is based in Brooklime Way, off Ashby Road offers shoppers an
UK online retail sales in November and December are set to exceed £20 billion for the first time, double the amount recorded in 2014, according to global real estate advisor, Colliers International.
Homebase, one of the UK’s leading home improvement and garden retailers, announce its amazing price on all 5 – 7ft Nordman real Christmas trees, available for just £15 ahead of the festive period.
This Black Friday, iForce, an Eddie Stobart company specialising in e-fulfilment, reveals that it will process 6.8 items every second and despatch over 2.4 million units throughout Cyber Week.
Shaftesbury has announced that Razer, the world’s leading lifestyle brand for gamers, will be opening its debut European store. RazerStore London will open on 14 December in Chinatown London at 51-53 Charing Cross Road.
Luxury British footwear and handbag retailer, Russell & Bromley, has officially opened its newly relocated store at 107 Long Acre, Covent Garden; taking a prime position opposite Covent Garden Tube station. The relocation of the store remains part of
Shoppers spend on fanciful food as Fortnum & Mason delivers double-digit growth yet again, says GlobalData
Following today’s release of Fortnum & Mason FY figures for 2018/19, Emily Salter, retail analyst at GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company, comments: ‘‘Fortnum & Mason has delivered another year of strong sales growth, with revenue rising to £138m
Boots UK is gearing up for its biggest ever Black Friday, expecting six times the average number of Boots dotcom orders per week.
UK retailers incorporating PayPal Credit into their online checkout have seen an average 15% incremental increase in sales, new data from PayPal reveals.
Iconic furniture retailer, Heal’s has announced the expansion of its London portfolio with a brand new outlet store, opening on Chiswick high street next week.
Black Friday has been a focal point of the UK sales calendar since 2010, when we adopted the US tradition of discounted deals over the last weekend in November. Ever since, popularity has grown year on year and in 2018,
Holland & Barrett, the UK’s leading natural health and wellness retailer, has announced that it will start selling products past their best before end date at a discounted cost to customers, in an attempt to reduce its contribution to land
Argos’s busiest day for online shopping has almost arrived and to celebrate, its biggest and best Black Friday deals will launch at 21:00 tonight (Thursday 28 November) with great offers across technology, TVs, toys, video games and more.
It’s shaping up to be the biggest Black Friday ever despite political uncertainty, according to TopCashback.
Our research in the run up to this year’s Black Friday saw a huge spike in counterfeiting activity for one particular premium fashion brand on eBay. 15,989 high-risk and possible fake listings were identified during November compared to 8,588 in
The Amazon Black Friday Sale continues, with brand new deals every day and more savings to be made than ever before.
With Black Friday just around the corner (29 November), UK retailers are stocking-up to sell a staggering £1.4bn of appliances and electronics. But with an estimated 1.4 million tonnes of e-waste landfilled in the UK every year, savvy-shoppers are being
Symphony RetailAI, the leading global provider of AI-enabled retail solutions and customer-centric insights for retailers and CPG manufacturers across the entire value chain, today announced a five-year Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) contract with Poundstretcher which will see the discount retailer migrate its
Signify, the world leader in lighting, today unveiled its facilities to 3D print light shades and fittings (luminaires) in the Netherlands and plans to establish 3D printing factories in the US, India and Indonesia. The company has perfected this