Selligent Marketing Cloud, the B2C Marketing Automation platform, has today announced the appointment of Steven Tipping as its new VP of sales, UK and Benelux. Tipping brings over 25 years of extensive technology sales experience and has a strong track
The summer of 2018 - with record-breaking hot weather, a royal wedding and the World Cup - saw Brits shell out just under £400 per person on going out. The Office of National Statistics has reported that the UK’s gross domestic
House 99, the premium male-grooming brand launched by football great David Beckham, is open for business on Tmall. The brand’s moisturizers, beard oils and styling gels first hit shelves earlier this year, in 19 countries, such as the UK, US.Germany and
Clipper Logistics has extended its supply chain management partnership with leading UK motor and cycle retailer Halfords, by adding an additional 196,000sq ft site facility into the network. The new full racked facility is at Crick in Northamptonshire, located very
According to Korn Ferry’s 2018 Retail Chairmen Survey, pessimism in the retail sector is at its highest level since 2012. The majority of chairmen surveyed are unclear about the year ahead & are frustrated by the lack of clarity from
Healthy snacks, produced and packaged by Peterborough-based Delicious Ideas Food Group (DIFG), are for the first time being trialled in selected Shell service stations in Germany. Housed in neat little ‘street market' carts, three of DIFG's healthy grab ‘n' go snack
Leading figures from the food and grocery industry last night toasted their successes of the last 12 months at the annual IGD Awards ceremony in London. The IGD Awards were attended by nearly 600 people and celebrated business excellence, people development,
Dematic, a leading global supplier of integrated automated technology, software and services to optimise the supply chain, has been chosen to install its robotic piece picking solution in Drakes Supermarkets’ new state of the art distribution centre (DC) in South
Cauldron, the UK’s No.1 plant-based protein brand (chilled sector), is relaunching to appeal to a younger target audience. Cauldron, which has been producing wholesome and delicious vegan and vegetarian food for nearly 40 years has a fresh new look, new brand
Mirakl, the leading global marketplace solutions provider, today announced survey findings showing that online holiday shopping will rise in 2018 and be increasingly dependent on enhanced online product selection and inventory availability. The Mirakl Christmas Season Shopping Survey 2018 studied
St Peter's Brewery has created a delicious and summery new ale exclusively for Morrisons Beer Festival.
Luxury Scottish cashmere brand, Hawico, is continuing to invest in international retail expansion and brand development after securing a seven-figure funding package from HSBC UK. The family-owned manufacturing and retail company currently sells its designs in namesake stores across the globe,
Kind hearted employees from Blakemore Foodservice have donated £5,000 to Midlands-based charities Walsall Breast Cancer Support Group and Balls to Cancer. Employees nominated Walsall Breast Cancer Support Group and Balls to Cancer in Wolverhampton as their charities of the year
The UK’s favourite sandwich brand, URBAN eat, is bringing back Christmas cheer to sandwich shelves this year with its new festive collection. The expanded collection features many products to keep Christmas revellers satisfied while on the go this season. New to
Looking for the ultimate festive snack for Christmas? Then get your hands on a bag of tasty Fairfields Farm Kelly Bronze Turkey, Sage and Onion Crisps.
Merchant Gourmet, the market-leading healthy pulses, grains and seeds brand, has today announced the latest flavour to join the prestigious ready-to-eat range will be available to purchase in supermarkets this month. The Korean-Style Grains contain a nutritious and delicious mix of
The decision published yesterday (1 October 2018) by the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) into the MFG/ MRH merger inquiry means that MFG is now free to combine the MFG and MRH organisations and conduct business as one company. William Bannister,
More than nine-out-of-ten consumers (94%) check online reviews before buying products and services, research from Feefo has found, proving the increasing dominance of customer feedback in the minds of consumers. The figure was up 28% on findings in last year’s research
BIRKENSTOCK has opened its first company-owned retail store in the United States. The store is located at 120 Spring Street in the historic SoHo neighbourhood of lower Manhattan. Celebrating over 50 years of distribution in the U.S., the SoHo store
Leading Italian fashion house, The Trussardi Group, has repositioned its brand in the contemporary luxury market, evolving its business model from wholesale to omnichannel retail, with a solution from Dedagroup Stealth, the company dedicated to fashion and luxury retail, and part of Dedagroup.
Fisher & Paykel are proud to present the newest member of their fridge freezer family. The black stainless steel fridge freezer. Building on the success of their current collection, this fridge freezer brings all the technology and style we know and
IKEA UK and Ireland today unveils its ‘Last Straw’, to inspire the nation to take small steps which have a positive impact on the planet. IKEA has immortalised its ‘Last Straw’ in an installation at the Design Museum in London,
More than a third of shoppers (35%) say that they would be tempted back to the high street by stores more closely matching the prices of online competitors, a survey by retail technology firm jisp has found.
Following London Fashion Week, new research from leading payments provider Klarna and Censuswide, shows that half of fashion retailers want to invest in high tech features such as AR / VR, even though 4 in 5 shoppers say they wouldn’t
Two new forums have been launched to help homeware, garden and DIY manufacturers tackle the challenges presented by ongoing retail industry woes and a looming Brexit. Leading supply chain and logistics consultancy SCALA believes that the key to thriving in the