Millennial and Gen Z shoppers are increasingly browsing and purchasing online while in-store, reveals retail research from Conversant. According to the findings, 78% of younger generations shop both in-store and online simultaneously, and are 34% more likely than older customers
Kingfisher, the international home improvement company, today announces it will phase out three chemical groups from its own branded products by 2025, with an ambition to extend this to the rest of its supply chain. The move is part of
SME retailers and manufacturers can find out everything they need to know about shipping products to new markets by joining the Department for International Trade (DIT) #Exporting is GREAT free webinar. It’s being staged in partnership with the online parcel
Blair Nimmo and David Costley-Wood from KPMG have been appointed as joint administrators to Patisserie Holdings.
Travis Perkins, the UK’s largest supplier of building materials, has appointed Kieran Griffin as new managing director for the Group’s Travis Perkins builders’ merchant business following the retirement of Paul Tallentire.
Just Eat, a leading global marketplace for takeaway food delivery, today announces that it has acquired the remaining outstanding share capital of Flyt, for £22 million, from existing investors including Time Out and Entree Capital.
Virgin Holidays has just launched its largest and most experience-led store concept at Centre: MK in Milton Keynes.
A major report into commuters’ spending habits, conducted by leading Out-of-Home (OOH) media agency Kinetic and OOH media owner Exterion Media, in partnership with the Centre for Business and Economics Research (Cebr), has revealed that the value of commuter commerce
Edinburgh-based distillery, The Old Curiosity, is giving Mums a little extra this Mother’s Day, by adding a ‘sprinkle of love’ to one of its most popular colour-changing gins.
SML RFID, a global leader in delivering high-performance RFID solutions for the retail market, today announced that it has deployed SML’s RFID tags and SML’s Clarity® item-level solutions for Matalan across all 220 stores in the UK.
Brian Elliott, founder, senior advisor and head of innovation at Periscope By McKinsey, tells us what caught his eye at NRF 2019 – The Big Show
Soup brand, Crosse & Blackwell, has announced that it will be rebranding in January 2019, in a move set to invigorate the canned soup category. The rebrand features a new packaging design for each of the 15 soups in its
The Subway Savers menu has returned for the New Year, with a new menu of tasty and affordable Sub and snacks, which are now available in stores all-day every day.
Amazon has been named by consumers as their favourite brand, with retail stalwarts Marks & Spencer, John Lewis, Sainsbury’s and Tesco the others most mentioned. It was also the only brand to feature inside the top five across a variety
Henderson Technology is delighted to announce the integration of Zapper into EDGEPoS, which is now available to EDGEPoS users across the UK.
L’OCCITANE en Provence, a leading natural cosmetics manufacturer and retailer, is using ContentSquare’s newly-launched AI Alerts to detect and react to digital experience anomalies on its website faster and reducing the manual effort required to improve conversions, and drive revenue.
Today Xiaomi opened the doors to its largest Mi Store in Europe on one the most beautiful avenues in the world, the Champs-Elysées
Network Rail reports 2.3% total sales growth at its managed stations during the festive period, despite difficult wider trading environment
Beck’s Blue, the UK’s favourite alcohol-free beer is taking over Blue Monday. Brits can expect a surprise this January in the form of a free bottle of Beck’s Blue, as AB InBev launches the first ever Beck’s Blue Monday.
The Midcounties Co-operative, the UK’s largest independent Co-operative, has agreed a deal to purchase four of the Cotswolds-based Warner’s Budgens food stores, a deal that will complete this summer.
The Entertainer, the fastest-growing, family-owned high street toy retailer in the UK, is delighted to announce that it delivered a strong sales performance during the Christmas 2018 trading period.
Retail Times' editor, Fiona Briggs, has been ranked 69th in Vend's Top 100 Retail Influencers for 2019.
One of Scotland’s leading oriental supermarket chains has praised the impact transformation of its EPoS systems has had on its business.
Virgin Experience Days has hired ex-Ticketmaster marketing chief, Dan Pearce, in the new role of chief marketing oOfficer (CMO).
Ingenico Group, the global leader in seamless payment, launched its innovative payment-enabled chatbot, which uses natural language processing (NLP) from IBM Watson to create a smooth customer experience. Watson capabilities allow Ingenico’s chatbot to better understand users’ requests once they