Space NK, the specialist multi-brand beauty retailer, is delighted to announce the promotion of Andy Lightfoot to CEO. Lightfoot joined Space NK in October 2016 as group digital director, where he quickly focused his team on delivering a robust trading
The Weetabix Food Company has appointed Gareth Turner as Head of Brand - Weetabix, to lead the long-term brand strategy for the nation’s favourite cereal, the Weetabix brand and its portfolio.
Bata, a leading shoemaker, has launched a new flagship ecommerce website in Italy, the first launch in a strategic multi-market ecommerce transformation project, implemented by Astound Commerce, a leading digital commerce agency and systems integrator.
AF Blakemore’s Flagship Store Programme has been crowned Business Initiative of the Year at the Grocer Gold Awards. Fighting off stiff competition from finalists including Aldi UK and the Co-op, the Flagship Store Programme was
Technology-led marketing business, ITG, is expanding its offering to the ŠKODA network to cover data-driven personalised CRM, enhanced strategy, creative, and next-generation dynamic publishing.
To coincide with the imminent launch of the Wizards Unite app game, latest analysis by The NPD Group reveals that one Harry Potter toy is sold every five minutes in the UK, making it second only to Star Wars in
The Consumer Goods Forum (CGF), the global body pursuing purpose and positive change across the consumer goods industry, announced today that it has elected two new Co-Chairs for its Board of Directors: Emmanuel Faber, Chairman and CEO of Danone will
Black Sheep Coffee, the specialist independent coffee shop chain, has raised £13m in funding from private investors, bringing the firm’s total funding to £25m since inception of the company back in 2013. Funding from private investors include: Tellef Thorleifsson, first
Garçon Wines, the London-based inventor of globally-recognised, innovative, flat wine bottles is celebrating two major business milestones this month. June 2019 sees the UK-based start-ups’ first international debut with De Bijenkorf – the most prestigious department store in the Netherlands
Daylesford Organic launches a Zero Waste Pantry in their flagship farmshop in Kingham. Created with sustainability in mind, Daylesford has replaced single-use packaging with refillable vessels, so shopping for your kitchen staples can be lighter on our planet’s precious resources.
Dairy Crest is delighted to announce the launch of ‘Cathedral City 82’, a new, calorie led range under its market-leading cheddar brand.
The launch of GroceryAid’s 2019 Impact Report once again shows an increase in the number of people receiving support from the charity. GroceryAid helped 15,784 people in need last year, an 8% increase overall.
Premium grooming products supplier adapts packaging to reflect sustainable values and customer expectations
The Modern Man has been sending luxury male grooming products to customers around the world since 2009 and as an e-commerce business, robust and impactful packaging has always been crucial. The company began collaborating with DS Smith in 2014 and,
Quintessentially British brand Hackett London announces it is the newly appointed Official Premium Outfitter for The British & Irish Lions with a three year partnership beginning June 2019 until the tour South Africa in July 2021.
A Bristol business which delivers Britain’s most-loved food and drink brands to British food lovers has secured a £2.73 million finance facility from HSBC UK to help meet demand from customers.
Co-op has signed a new concession deal with Churchill Catering to revamp and relaunch 10 coffee shops within its convenience store portfolio.
Luxury department store Harvey Nichols has seen a surge in cross-border online sales through its partnership with the leading cross-border ecommerce solutions provider, Global-e. The renowned retailer has chosen Global-e to support its effort to drive online growth in over
LEON, the Naturally Fast Food chain, today announces it has signed a major new five-year agreement with Roadchef to help grow its presence across Britain’s motorways.
CreatorIQ today announced the company has raised $12 million to accelerate growth for its Enterprise Creator Cloud, the software platform that enables AI-powered creator discovery, streamlines end-to-end workflow, ensures brand safety, and drives meaningful measurement for the influencer marketing industry.
Aldi, the UK’s fifth largest and fastest growing supermarket, has extended its relationship with iForce - an Eddie Stobart company - for the future growth of its online platform for non-food products.
Total Fitness, which operates 17 health clubs across the North of England and Wales, has reported a dramatic turn-around in its fortunes less than 12-months after its new management team took charge.
Lidl has announced a £500 million expansion plan for London.
Whistles and Phase Eight are unifying their web-based and store inventories and growing sales by deploying technology from the order management specialist, OneStock.
Mentos is investing £1.6m in its biggest campaign of the year. The new limited edition product aims to bring people together and inject a dose of innovation into the singles category.
Blakemore Logistics has introduced hybrid refrigeration units to 13 of its trailers to significantly reduce its vehicle emissions.