Online artisan Italian shoe retailer, Fabi Boutique, has reported a 150% sales increase in the second half of 2019 after switching to the Kooomo e-commerce platform. The retailer also benefited from Kooomo’s one-click integration partner network to complete entire migration
Most shoppers are now ready and waiting for retailers to implement innovative payment methods and in-store technologies to improve their shopping experience. These findings are part of a global study of 6,000 consumers in select countries in Europe, APAC and
Acrelec, the global leader in customer experience technology for “quick service” restaurants and retailers, has announced plans for a $223 million investment by Glory Global Solutions, a wholly-owned subsidiary of GLORY.
This Thursday, 7,000 Bacardi employees across the globe will head to town and visit bars in more than 100cities, including London, Glasgow and Edinburgh, all in the name of spotting what’s new and next for cocktails.
Food and drink retailers face increased consumer pressure to provide sustainable packaging options, according to new research from Tetra Pak, which polled major retailers in the UK and Ireland on their attitudes and factors driving packaging choices.
Hammerson, on behalf of the Dundrum Partnership, has announced that Ireland’s leading luxury retail store, Brown Thomas, is to open a flagship store at Dundrum Town Centre, Dublin.
Spar wholesaler AF Blakemore is delighted to announce that it has become the National Community Partner of Disability Sport Wales.
Costa Coffee and Deliveroo have taken relationship goals to the next level with a Valentine’s Day ruby gemstones giveaway worth a whopping £25,000, inspired by Costa Coffee’s instagrammable limited edition menu offering, the Ruby Cocoa Hot Chocolate.
Launched in January 2020, Common Water is focused on giving people the most simple and effective method of consuming CBD as part of a healthy and balanced diet. Fresh spring water from Derbyshire is mixed with a patented water-soluble hemp
One Stop and PayPoint today announced the renewal of their 25-year-long partnership. The arrangement allows One Stop sites to serve their local communities with facilities for paying household bills, topping up mobile and digital accounts, and a host of other
IKEA’s Coventry store, one of 22 IKEA stores in the UK, was built in 2007 in the city centre and was one of the retailer’s earliest examples of testing a new format to meet its customer’s changing needs and expectations.
Schroder UK Real Estate Fund (SREF) has signed 63,000sq ft of new lettings at the Hall Road Retail Park in Norwich, securing Iceland Food Warehouse and Home Bargains as new entrants alongside a reconfigured unit for DIY specialist Homebase. A
Last year BP launched its Wild Bean Café coffee and food to go franchise to independent dealer partners within the BP network. The refreshed offer rolled out to five sites across the country with sites in Scotland, North
It’s time for top trade apprentices from across the UK to down tools and enter the Screwfix Trade Apprentice 2020 competition for the chance to win the ultimate prize bundle.
Aldi, Britain’s fifth largest supermarket, has opened its newest and largest £64m distribution centre in Sawley, Derbyshire.
Axis Communications, the market leader in network video technology, has published its latest whitepaper, Cyber security: the biggest threat to retail which highlights the increasing threat posed by cyber attacks to today’s retail industry. The paper documents the measures that
As part of its long-term strategy to grow its company-owned portfolio alongside the continued expansion of its dealer network, JET Retail UK Limited – a wholly-owned subsidiary company of Phillips 66 Limited – has acquired Millpool Service Station from independent
The latest figures from Kantar show the grocery market achieved modest 0.3% growth during the past 12 weeks as January once again brought consumer commitments to Dry January and Veganuary.
Hermes, the consumer delivery specialist, is to build a state-of-the-art automated parcel distribution hub located in Barnsley, near Sheffield.
The majority (54%) of UK shoppers don’t care whether customer service is provided by a bot or a human, as long as their issue is resolved fast, a new study from Genesys (http://www.genesys.com/en-gb), the global leader in omni-channel customer experience
The Entertainer, the fastest-growing, family owned high street toy retailer in the UK, is partnering with YoungMinds throughout February in support of Children’s Mental Health Week (taking place from Sunday 2 – Sunday 9 February 2020).
Outdoor favourite Hi Gear were amongst winners of the 2020 Owner Satisfaction Awards announced at this year’s annual Camping and Caravanning Club industry dinner.
Leading payments provider Klarna is excited to announce its London Fashion Week collaboration with British designer Olivia Rubin.
Apprentices aged between 61 and 20 are amongst the 123 apprentices to graduate from B&Q’s Retail Team Leader, Level Three apprenticeship scheme, after successfully completing the eighteen-month store-based course. This is the first wave of B&Q apprentices to graduate, with
Purezza, the UK’s first vegan pizzeria, is extending its Camden branch. The new branch will be one of the biggest vegan restaurants in the UK, and is the first part of the restaurant’s expansion plans for 2020.