The Guild of Fine Food’s annual Shop of the Year awards, an accreditation scheme which recognises and promotes excellence in independent retail, has announced its shortlist for 2018. Out of 150 entries, 42 independent retail outlets around the UK are
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30% of outlet loyalty customers are responsible for 70% of loyalty spend, according to new data from Europe's leading provider of CRM and loyalty solutions for retail destinations, Coniq.
The Consumer Goods Forum (CGF) is delighted to announce a prestigious roster of speakers for the CGF’s 62nd Global Summit, to be hosted 12-15 June 2018in Singapore, and themed “Consumer Centricity in a Data-Driven World”.
NEVS, a leading Swedish electric vehicle manufacturer, takes another step towards autonomous drive, by using Phantom Auto’s teleoperation safety technology to ensure safe deployment of electric autonomous vehicles.
The Great British Cheese Awards – now in its third year - looks set to be bigger and better this year. As well as extending the judging panel with additional industry experts, the prestigious awards have been further boosted with
Game, set and match to Knight Frank with the arrival of The All England Lawn Tennis Club’s Wimbledon Shop Pop-Up
The All England Lawn Tennis Club (AELTC) has opened its first pop-up retail shop at No.17 the High Street in Wimbledon Village, offering a range of official products to tennis fans between now and the end of The Championships.
Brexit, the weather and online shopping: how Britain’s favourite conversations are shaping supply chains
Volatility has been the enemy of logistics and supply chain professionals in the UK and the current environment doesn’t show any signs of getting any easier. The two favourite topics in British conversation have been dominating issues around the supply
A new survey of senior HR professionals by MintCentral, an employee engagement app provider, reveals a number of concerns they are facing, relating to business productivity and employee engagement.
The UK's favourite parcel delivery company DPD has launched a new in-app parcel sending service to enable consumers to send parcels anywhere in the UK and to more than 20 countries across Europe with an easy to use, paperless process.
WPP Karen Blackett and Mishcon de Reya LLP Claudine Adeyemi top 2018 EMpower Ethnic Minority Role Model lists celebrating ethnic minority business leaders
Karen Blackett OBE, WPP UK country manager and chairwoman MediaCom UK, today tops the EMpower Ethnic Minority Executives in recognition of her tireless work creating opportunities for ethnic minorities in the workplace and using her position to keep diversity and
The Broadway, Bradford has welcomed a new luxury cinema, The Light to the shopping centre. The cinema is a significant addition to The Broadway and the city centre as a whole.
Pentland Brands, the company behind global brand names such as Speedo, Mitre, Ellesse, Canterbury, Endura and Berghaus, has launched its own in-house brand building academy.
2squared agency, the leading footwear and apparel distributor based in Manchester, has launched a refreshed brand proposition and new website as well as announcing the opening of its first London showroom on East London’s iconic Brick Lane
The UK’s top employers for school leavers were revealed last Thursday, when the results of a nationwide survey were announced.
Wincanton, the largest British logistics company, has extended its relationship with London-based home furnishings brand Loaf, to provide eFulfilment services.
Thermo King introduces the power of connectivity to its vehicle-powered transport refrigeration units
Thermo King, a leader in transport temperature control solutions for a variety of mobile applications and a brand of Ingersoll Rand, now offers its direct drive, vehicle-powered truck and van refrigeration units connected through TracKing, its hallmark asset management system.
ReBOUND, the global returns management platform, has announced an international partner development program to set a worldwide standard for retail returns. ReBOUND’s partners will have access to its market leading returns platform, research and assets to service their domestic regions.
Bis Henderson, the multi-faceted logistics services group, has launched Secure Start, an end-to-end programme management service for customer-focused businesses looking for an on-time, risk-free start-up for their new warehouse or distribution centre.
Last night the winners of the UK National Contact Centre Awards were announced to a full house of over 700 industry professionals at The Brewery in London. Industry leaders from Sky, Metro Bank, McDonalds Restaurants and First Source were crowned
Research shows that a happy, motivated retail workforce is linked to satisfied and loyal customers – which leads to business success. The achievements of this workforce and their business success will be celebrated at a brand new event – the
Liv Garfield, CEO, Severn Trent has been announced as the winner of the 2018 Veuve Clicquot Business Woman Award. As the recipient of the longest-standing award for women in business globally, Liv follows in the footsteps of some of the
Family owned independent food and wine retailer Booths, has 19 of Booths’ brand wines take home a gold, silver, bronze and commended in the International Wine Challenge awards.
Product of the Year, the world’s largest annual consumer-voted award for product innovation, has announced that entries for the 2019 awards will open on Tuesday 1 May 2018, with the deadline for submissions on Tuesday 31 July 2018.
Personalisation is not just about understanding the individual consumer – brands need to consider their overall approach based on country-specific, age and gender attitudes to personalised marketing, as well as the characteristics and attributes that make a message feel personal
MetaPack Carrier Certification Programme to expand overseas as retailers benefit from faster carrier on-boarding
Less than two years since it was launched, the Carrier Certification Programme run by MetaPack, the global leader in eCommerce delivery technology, is set to expand into Europe bringing further cost and time-saving benefits to eCommerce retailer