Retailer Edward White picked up the prestigious Baldwin Trophy at Blakemore Trade Partners’ SRS Awards Ceremony in recognition of his commitment to developing his business. The trophy is awarded to one retailer every year and celebrates the very best stores in
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Winter sports tour operator Erna Low Consultants has invested in the marketing automation platform Force24, as the brand gears up for further growth.
Manhattan Associates Inc will host its EMEA Exchange 2018 conference from October 8-10 at The Amsterdam Grand Hotel Krasnapolsky, Netherlands. More than 400 retail, manufacturing, wholesale and logistics professionals from across Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA) will gather to
Leading figures from the food and grocery industry last night toasted their successes of the last 12 months at the annual IGD Awards ceremony in London. The IGD Awards were attended by nearly 600 people and celebrated business excellence, people development,
Leading British dairy brand Lancashire Farm Dairies has once again topped the bill at this year’s summer shows with nine awards, and two very high commendations in the dairy category.
This October, in aid of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Marigold is launching limited edition pink packs of its No.1 best-selling Marigold Extra-Life Kitchen Gloves** (RRP £2.50).
Zetes: the first and final mile, key considerations for flawless and sustainable delivery performance
There are two critical aspects of the logistics process, the first mile and then the final mile. It is the efficiency with which retailers manage these two essential aspects of supply chain logistics in a seamless way that is key
Manhattan Associates Inc has announced that it has been named a Leader in The Forrester Wave: Order Management Systems (OMS), Q3 2018 report by Forrester Research. Specifically architected for advanced omni-channel environments, Manhattan Order Management received the highest score in the
Hermes UK, the consumer delivery specialist, has launched a Degree Apprentice Programme which enables students to earn while they learn, get a degree and leave college with virtually no debt. In addition, they are guaranteed a job with the company
SAP today announced plans to enhance the SAP Marketing Cloud solution, introducing new “smart” capabilities to help companies focus on the best sales leads and increase customer retention.
Advanced Supply Chain Group (ASCG) is announcing the appointment of a new CFO. Claire Webb is joining from Go Outdoors where she has been managing director since June 2017.
SPAR, the UK’s leading independent convenience store group and partner of British Athletics, today teamed up with Dina Asher-Smith to celebrate one of the amazing individuals supporting community sport in the UK, as part of its People’s Podium campaign.
Parcelforce Worldwide is trialling self-serve kiosks in London Central, Newcastle and Milton Keynes depots. Throughout the trial, customers at these depots can pay for a parcel shipment at the self-serve kiosk, or pay for a parcel shipment online and use a
Underwear apparel company Hanes rolls out FuturMaster demand planning software to boost global supply chain
HanesBrands, the $6.5bn global apparel company that manufactures and sells a number of leading underwear and activewear brands including Wonderbra, DKNY, Playtex and Champion, is deploying a standardised IT system to help with supply and demand forecasting in more than
The season’s market leading home and gift show, Autumn Fair, is setting a vision for the future, as it reveals it will undergo a major re-edit and unveil a rebrand for 2019.
The One4all Spotlight Awards recognises the best employees across a number of different categories, including Employee of the Year awards specifically for different industries – with retail, health and social care, automotive and not for profit being just some of
Autumn Fair, the season’s number one home and gift marketplace for the retail industry, will host thousands of new product launches this year, as a cornerstone of its promise to help buyers discover products with the power to deliver profit
Packaging Innovations and Luxury Packaging London 2018 will, for the first time, host six dedicated industry Forums – retail, beauty, drinks, luxury, tech and aerosols - when it returns to Olympia London on 12-13 September. James Drake-Brockman, divisional director of the
Autumn Fair, the season’s number one home and gift marketplace for the retail industry, is to host manufacturers and wholesalers of Chinese home and giftware as part of the 15th annual Brands of China showcase. Spearheaded by the Chinese Ministry of
Carhood Group has appointed George Parthimos as chief executive officer. He brings to Carhood, Australia’s number one car sharing rental service, more than 25 years of ICT and business experience. He has extensive experience in corporate strategy, product commercialisation, and
Love Taste Co., producer of natural smoothies, shakes and broths, has received a prestigious Great Taste award for its increasingly popular Avo Go-Go smoothie. A creamy blend of avocado, broccoli, spinach, mango, coconut, ginger and lime, judges praised Avo Go-Go
The UK’s first day dedicated to accessible shopping will take place during the run up to Christmas 2018. ‘Purple Tuesday’ on Tuesday 13 November will see retailers across the country – and online – introduce new measures to make the shopping
From artisan breads to vegan wines, from speciality cheeses to organic sauces and soups, from superfood skincare to zero waste soaps – GO! Organic Festival will showcase the sumptuous diversity that lies at the heart of the organic and sustainability
Outsourced customer contact centre Ventrica is preparing for its busiest peak season yet in the run up to Christmas 2018. After recently winning two new contracts including a well-known luxury brand, the company will increase its workforce from 450 to
French optician Acuitis is rolling out its new store concept to more than 40 stores in the UK, with design, in-store communication, digital marketing and out-of-home advertising all through retail agency Blackdog.