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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.
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, 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
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
Global eCommerce consultancy Salmon today announces how it has recently helped Wolseley UK to bring together the brands that represent its plumb, parts, pipe, drain and climate businesses online in the UK.
This summer Selfridges will honour The Rolling Stones and celebrate their 2018 ‘No Filter’ UK tour, with a bespoke installation in its Corner Shop from 14 May – 3 June.
With news that Sainsbury’s plans to merge with Asda, there are growing concerns around the financial impact on suppliers and issues of monopoly and competitiveness.
A family-run, Sussex based business is celebrating after being shortlisted as one of the top five in the Best Retailer category at the annual Business Excellence Awards.
Weetabix Food Company UK & Ireland, home of the nation’s favourite cereal brand, has announced a number of internal changes within its marketing team.
Wayfair Inc, one of the world’s largest online destinations for home, today announced that it has been named the Best Shopping Mobile Site & App in the 22nd Annual Webby Awards. Hailed as the “Internet’s highest honour” by The New