Paul Martin, UK head of retail at KPMG, comments on changes announced to the basket of goods and services used by the Office for National Statistics (ONS) to calculate consumer price inflation
With more than 8 million Brits living in households that struggle to put food on the table, Knorr has announced the launch of new social campaign – Donate Your Plate – which aims to raise awareness of food poverty in
Pernod Ricard is to feature nutritional information on all its strategic brands. All of its international strategic spirits brands have already published nutritional information pages on their respective websites, as well as most of its wine and champagne brands and
AB InBev has announced the return of one of its best-loved brand partnerships, by reuniting Boddingtons and Melanie Sykes 20 years on from the first-airing of the iconic adverts.
The retail industry has faced many challenges over the last 20 years but rising cost pressure, lower pricing power and the need to invest in digital transformation will test retailers’ mettle in 2017, according to Deloitte, the business advisory firm.
Café Brontë, the premium biscuit brand by Paterson Arran, has launched a new range of lovingly crafted biscuit mini packs, offering the perfect coffee companion.
Chocolate Choices come in four delicious varieties – Milk Chocolate & Coconut, Milk Chocolate
One of the world’s top international department stores has significantly increased in-store visitors by rolling out an omnichannel appointment system that allows customers to book personal shopper sessions in 88 key stores.
Debenhams has offered an industry-leading personal shopping service for
The Embassy of Ireland in London welcomed an audience of more than 130 of the UK’s drinks writers, bloggers, top chefs, distributors and bar managers in The Spirit of Sharing; a showcase of Ireland’s new generation of drinks producers.
Eight out of 10 marketers rank point of sale as the most influential marketing channel for influencing shopper purchasing decisions, ahead of traditional channels such as TV, radio and press advertising. This shows the ongoing importance of physical stores, despite
Today krow launches a new campaign for the UK’s biggest sofa manufacturer, DFS, which focuses on the testing that all DFS sofas undergo to ensure their high quality.
Lenta, one of the largest retail chains in Russia, widely regarded for its innovative pricing solutions and track record of using data-driven insights to provide relevant assortment and offers to its customer base, has selected Revionics’ science-based price optimization capabilities.
Peoplevox, a leading expert e-commerce Warehouse Management System (WMS) provider, today announced the immediate availability of a free Android mobile app for use by any e-commerce retailer seeking greater control over their Goods In process.
The easy to use mobile app
With many high-street retailers left reeling from the significant increases in business rates confirmed in last week’s Budget and UK consumers tightening their belts as inflation bites, new research reveals that the average retailer is wasting almost £90,000 a year
Only 40% of UK shoppers think their favourite retailers provide a good or great customer experience, and accurately anticipate their needs – new research launched today reveals.
The research, commissioned by data-driven marketing technology company Zeta Global, asked over 3,000 UK
Belvoir Fruit Farms has collaborated with Lisa Faulkner, Celebrity MasterChef and author of four recipe books, to help promote its drinks as perfect for every occasion.
Lisa has developed a range of cake recipes featuring Belvoir Cordials as a key ingredient,
International affiliate marketing network, Webgains, has partnered with IBM Watson to develop cognitive solutions that will help online retailers advertise more intelligently. Webgains is the first in the performance marketing industry to harness IBM Watson cognitive technologies in order to
Smart Retail Solutions (SRS) and Applied Data Corporation (ADC) have announced a premier partnership to integrate their industry leading systems for store profit improvement. The premier partnership will bring together the SRS ProfitTrax Plain English BI Analytics Software and the
In just 12 weeks since One Stop launched its e-learning programme to franchisees and their teams, more than 2,000 tests have been successfully completed. Franchisee Jo Measuria said that she wasn’t surprised by the impressive results, “the programme has already
Premium milkshake maker, Shaken Udder, is excited to introduce a new flavour to its herd: Strawberries & Clotted Cream.
Launching in over 200 Waitrose stores nationwide on 4 April 2017, the new Strawberries and Clotted Cream milkshake combines sweet and juicy
Nottinghamshire market town, Mansfield, has become the first centre to fully adopt Rewarding Visits technology, which will see its shopping areas transformed into ‘digital high streets’.
Launching on 11 March, the system will see the BID’s (Business Improvement District) existing
As the organic market enjoys a fifth consecutive year of growth, English Tea Shop, the leading global speciality tea company, is today announcing its range of 500 teas and tisanes is now 100% organic.
English Tea Shop has always focussed on
This Spring, tradespeople and DIY enthusiasts can get their hands on more top quality ‘Trade Rated’ products than ever before, from leading omni-channel retailer, Screwfix.
The release of the new March catalogue features the most extensive range of ‘Trade Rated’ products
Dalston’s is continuing its craft soda revolution with a new selection of great tasting, no nasties, real ingredient led canned drinks that all fall under 100 calories, after securing its first major supermarket listing just months ago.
Online reviews help us decide where/what to eat, to watch, to buy, to sell. They became an integral part of who we are as a consumer and a business owner. This Infographic from Website Builder.org shows how consumers read and
Leeds’ most significant new mixed-use development, that is set to create thousands of new jobs as well as opening huge potential for new housing districts to the east of the city, is taking centre stage at MIPIM, the international property