PROPER is calling on the British public to say a big thank you to the thousands of amazing supermarket workers currently driving the lorries, manning the tills and filling the shelves to keep Britain fed.
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First week of home isolation sees mixed online sales results, IMRG Capgemini Online Retail Index shows
As the Government’s ‘home isolation’ rules kicked in last week, the immediate impact of the Covid-19 Coronavirus on online consumer shopping habits was laid bare. During the first week of the new pandemic guidelines, online retail sales growth was down
As the UK becomes the latest nation to bring in substantial restrictions over the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, leading safety and compliance expert Bureau Veritas is highlighting a few simple steps to help firms manage their business continuity plans.
Aldi CEO Giles Hurley has updated customers on the retailer's response to the coronavirus.
JD Super, China’s largest online supermarket, recently held its “JD Super’s Tea Festival 2020”, when tea sales increased by almost 100% during the peak sales day.
British consumers are adjusting to the realities of the economy, spending less but consuming more digital media, according to new data from global consulting firm McKinsey & Company on consumer sentiment during the Coronavirus crisis.
Covid-19 is wreaking havoc around the world. Forcing many countries, including the UK, into lockdown, life is very different now to how it was a month ago.
The British Frozen Food Federation has launched a Transport Support Platform, to match unused temperature-controlled vehicles with food manufacturers looking to launch food delivery services or simply get product to retailers.
Richard Harris, chief legal officer at global recruitment consultancy (31 countries) Robert Walters, said: "The Chancellor's announcement offers a package of support for vast swaths of the self-employed and freelancer community.
Co-op has filled every one of the 5,000 temporary store roles it created last week in a record seven days – following an unprecedented response from the British public to the retailer’s recruitment drive which has been prompted by the
IKEA grants €26m to protect the health and livelihoods of communities, co-workers, suppliers and consumers impacted by coronavirus
IKEA touches the lives of millions around the world and has long promised to stand by the side of the many people. This is true now more than ever.
A UK manufacturer has seen demand for one its newest products soar in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic.
Spar stores around the UK have put in place a range of new social distancing measures to protect staff and customers.
Empty shelves in UK supermarkets have become a common sight over the past couple of weeks. The government has now warned shoppers to only buy what they need, following shortages caused by panic buying. But how much extra have UK
Shane O’Riordain, Royal Mail managing director of regulation and corporate affairs said: “As one of the UK’s essential services, Royal Mail remains open for business while the nation remains in lockdown. We know that the Universal Postal Service provides a
In the last week alone, over a thousand forecourts globally have taken Devon-based GripHero up on its offer of providing hand-protection dispensers free to protect their customers from the transmission of Covid-19 at the fuel pump.
Commenting on Next's announcement to temporarily shut down online operations, Richard Lim, CEO, Retail Economics said: “The decision to effectively shut down the website shows staff shortages are playing havoc with keeping the business operational. Online was the only channel
Naturally Fast Food brand LEON has ramped up its ongoing support of the NHS during the Covid-19 crisis, by today launching FeedNHS, alongside actors Damian Lewis, Helen McCrory and fellow actor and comedian Matt Lucas.
Beekeeper, a leading communication platform, has announced it has seen a surge in the use of its employee app since the corona crisis hit. Beekeeper has found that companies are increasing the use of its app as it plays a
Grocery sales in Ireland increased by 23% in comparison with the same time last year, and by 16% when compared to the previous week, according to the latest data from the week ending 15 March 2020, released today by Nielsen.
Helping the nation’s heroes get the rest they deserve, sleep technology firm Simba is offering a 50 per cent discount on their Simba Hybrid Mattress for all NHS and private healthcare workers until Tuesday 30 June 2020.
The hospitality sector has experienced a 77% slowdown in the past month according to new analysis which lays bare the impact of the coronavirus pandemic for the first time.
Family-owned Bacardi has expanded its commitment across countries and brands to help produce more than 237,000 gallons (900,000 litres) of hand sanitizers, as worldwide demand continues to exceed supply in efforts to reduce the risk of COVID-19. This week, eight
As the UK enters a three-week period of significant restrictions over the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, leading safety and compliance expert Bureau Veritas has released a new Emergency Preparedness Pack to help businesses respond rapidly to the growing risks of this