Sunday marks the start of ‘re-resolution week’, offering brands a fresh opportunity to tap into the lucrative ‘new year, new me’ mindset as Brits put their New Year’s Resolutions into action three weeks after they have been set. That’s according
Young adults (44% of 18-24-year-olds) are more likely to be influenced to buy a product or service online if they’re given a personalised offer, compared to those aged over 55 (24%), research has revealed. However, while it’s been established that the
Bis Henderson Consulting, the specialist supply chain and logistics consultancy within the Bis Henderson Group, has appointed senior retail and e-commerce strategist Louisa Hosegood FCMA as digital and strategy director.
Meat-free and plant-based innovations, health, wellbeing and mindful eating, convenience, traceability and allergen awareness are tipped to be the top food trends for 2020, according to EHL Ingredients.
US fashion and lifestyle brand Anthropologie, has opened a new 6,000 sq ft store at 56 High Street, Winchester, Hampshire, as part of its ‘local store’ strategy rollout.
Oatly, the original Swedish oat drink company, has unveiled its biggest UK-wide campaign to date, to promote its oat-based product range during Veganuary.
Adobe has unveiled Adobe Experience Manager as a Cloud Service, part of Adobe Experience Cloud. The industry’s most advanced cloud-native solution for digital experience management brings together rich out-of-box capabilities and content customisation options that marketers and developers demand, combined
On 8 December 2019, organic babywear retailer Hugo & Me opened its first ever high street store in Greater Manchester, hoping to offer local parents the chance to shop organically.
One in five UK businesses are financially stressed, with more than 1,000 companies in situations of acute distress, according to new research from KPMG.
Krispy Kreme, one of the UK’s most loved sweet treat brands, is proud to be able to introduce its’ new state of the art Cabinet, which delivers a fundamental step-change to how the doughnuts are presented and sold in-store. This
Certona, a Kibo company and global leader in omni-channel personalisation, has announced it has partnered with the world’s leading Mexican-inspired quick-service restaurant (QSR) Taco Bell to create a personalised experience for its guests. By working with Certona, Taco Bell
More than £105,000 has been raised by co-operative colleagues and customers in 2019 for local causes close to their hearts.f
Following the UK launch of RXBAR in autumn of 2018, the popular range of simple, real-food protein bars will be expanding into additional grocery and retail stores across the country from January 2020.
The Royal Society for Public Health is pleased to welcome today’s (14 January 2020) announcement from the Gambling Commission that gambling with credit cards will be banned from 14 April 2020.
Following today’s release of boohoo group Q3 figures for FY2019/20, Emily Salter, retail analyst at GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company, comments: ‘‘Darling of UK retail, the boohoo group has raised its group revenue growth expectations for FY2019/20 once
The UK food industry must work together to ensure the latest plant-based and vegan products are authentic, according to food safety certification experts, Lloyd’s Register.
Brexit: more retailers expecting negative impacts over next five years than benefits, IRX survey reveals
More than 36% of retailers think that leaving the EU at the end of this month will have mostly negative effects on their business over the next five years.
By Bella Bui, senior PPC manager at specialist Amazon e-commerce agency Melody, part of smp
New report by Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield explores how consumers in UK and Europe will be shopping by 2029
Today, Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield unveils its biggest retail trends report to date,‘Westfield How We Shop: The Next Decade’, which predicts 2025 will be the experience tipping point in retail when more than half of retail space in stores will be dedicated
Bord Bia’s export performance of €13bn in 2019 caps decade of growth for Irish food and drink products
In the opening days of a new decade, the publication today of Bord Bia’s Export Performance and Prospects report 2019/2020 by the Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Michael Creed, TD, reveals a stand out 2019 performance by Ireland’s
Belvoir Fruit Farms is starting 2020 with a splash by launching two new refreshing, fruity beverages to add to its ready-to-drink Pressé range. From 22 January, Belvoir’s Pink Lady Sparkling Apple Juice is available for an exclusive period in Sainsbury’s,
ICON Outlet at The O2, the 210,000 sq ft premium urban outlet developed by AEG and Crosstree Real Estate Partners, has reported bumper Christmas trading with like-for-like sales growing by 39% during the holiday period from 23 December – 5
Checkpoint Systems, a global leader in source-to-shopper solutions, has launched a new version of its unique UNO RF/RFID label that will enhance supply chain visibility and loss prevention.
Bay’s Kitchen – the IBS-friendly foods – secures six figure investment following a year of significant growth
Low FODMAP food brand, Bay’s Kitchen, has secured a substantial six figure investment from the founder of Tangerine Confectionery, which was sold to Valeo Foods last year. The investment caps off a year of significant growth for the IBS (Irritable
Macfarlane Packaging, the UK’s largest protective packaging distributor, announces the further strengthening of its leadership team with the appointment of Roger Lawty as group regional director for the North of England, Scotland and Ireland.