Thursday’s batch of updates does not alleviate renewed investor concerns that the retail sector could relapse into the malaise of a few years back, according to Ken Odeluga, market analyst, City Index.
"The news tends to back the suspicion that major
Adyen, the payments platform of choice for the world’s leading companies, today announced the appointment of Colin Neil as senior vice president of business development in the UK and the opening of its new office in Manchester. Neil joins with
Rip Curl is the ultimate surfing with company with The Search as the driving force behind its progress and vision. Since launching in 1969, this hugely popular global brand has been committed to providing surfers with all the equipment they
Tryzens, a leading e-commerce Systems Integrator, has been awarded the contract to develop a pre-built integration, or ‘cartridge’ for Eagle Eye, the leading SaaS technology company that allows businesses to create a real-time connection with their customers. Through investment into
UK-based Huel, is pleased to announce the expansion of its product range with the launch of the world’s first nutritionally complete cereal, Huel Granola. The innovative product launches with two flavours, Original and Berry. Following the success of their first
Smart Toys and Games, the worldwide leader in multi-level logic games, is thrilled to announce its popular range of IQ travel games are now available in a number of World Duty Free stores across the UK’s largest airports.
The much-loved collection
Wealmoor, a leading, family owned supplier of fresh exotic fruit and speciality vegetables in the UK, has acquired Sunshine, one of the biggest exporters of mango and frozen avocado in Peru. The deal has been made in partnership with major
Activia is starting the new year with its heavyweight 'It Starts Inside' marketing campaign, encouraging consumers to enjoy the deliciously creamy yogurt as part of a healthy, balanced lifestyle that supports gut health; while Volvic is entering 2018 with a digital-led
Lidl UK was the fastest growing supermarket over the Christmas period, achieving record sales for the month of December, as more customers than ever walked through the doors of its stores up and down the country.
Sales across the estate were
Looker, the leading data platform company, today announced that Deliveroo – one of the top meal delivery companies in the world – has selected Looker to operationalise its data and manage its massive international network to better serve its partners
Leading frozen food retailer, Aunt Bessie’s, is celebrating National Yorkshire Pudding Day (Sunday 4 February) by giving back to homeless charity, Shelter.
Shoppers buying the printed packs of Aunt Bessie’s Homestyle Yorkshires can do so with a clear conscience, as all profit
Lotus Biscoff is delighted to unveil the launch of an iconic and bold new packaging design which it will extend across the retail range. The impactful, eye-catching red colour which is synonymous with the Lotus Biscoff brand is now the
Commenting on the company voluntary arrangement (CVA) proposal on the announcement by Byron Hamburgers, Will Wright, restructuring partner at KPMG and proposed 'supervisor' of the CVA, said: “Over the last 10 years, Byron has grown to become a stand-out name within
Consumers who own in-home digital voice assistant devices are using their smartphones less often for entertainment and online purchasing, according to results of a new survey from Accenture.
Digital voice assistant devices — powered by artificial intelligence — are stand-alone hardware
Retailers and manufacturers are wasting more than £2.7bn (i) a year developing new products that either fail to take off with shoppers or that end up costing more to produce, wiping out any potential profit, according to a new report
Morrisons has outperformed expectations with a 2.8% hike in like-for-like sales for the 10 weeks to 7 January 2018.
The supermarket credited the gains to improved availability and a better in-store experience resulting from more checkouts being open and shorter queues.
The latest grocery market share figures from Kantar Worldpanel, published today for the 12 weeks to 31 December 2017, show that the average household shrugged off economic worries to spend a record £1,054 on groceries over the three months including
Operator and Asset Manager SLR Outlets has announced that Springfields, the east of England’s premier retail and leisure destination has achieved 13 years of continual turnover growth since its opening, following a record breaking 2017.
The Bedford Estates, the largest private landowner in London’s Bloomsbury district, has signed up the first UK take-away restaurant to offer products created by top chefs from the 3* Michelin restaurant world.
KOOX is a new health food concept created in
Graze, the tech-led multichannel retailer of healthy snacks, is delighted to announce the launch of four new product ranges to help consumers fuel their New Year’s health kicks this month.
With the post-Christmas period typically the busiest time of year for
One of the UK’s most iconic outdoors footwear and clothing brands has chosen to expand with intu by opening more stores across its centres.
Timberland, the American brand built on heritage, craftsmanship and authentic style, is the latest retailer to join
Shoppers hoping to bag a bargain in the post-Christmas sales are much less likely to go through with their purchases if they are using phones and tablets to buy goods online.
This is because consumers often worry they are not seeing
'Veganuary' embracing Brits can celebrate the month in style at Zizzi with a *2 for 1 offer on all main vegan dishes and the launch of the new Arcobaleno Pizza, created in collaboration with The World Avocado Organisation.
The new dish
Two per cent of all British consumers who have shopped online in the last six months are already using voice-controlled devices such as Google Home and Amazon Echo for online shopping – that’s 20% of all device owners in Britain.
Burts Potato Chips’ ambition of being the leading UK-owned premium snacking company over the next five years is one step closer with the news that it has purchased Leicester-based Savoury & Sweet. The acquisition is the first made by Burts