E-commerce analytics firm Profitero has expanded its presence further into the Asia-Pacific region, launching an operation in Shanghai to bring Chinese e-commerce data and analytics to more global and local brands. This follows the firm’s launch into Japan earlier this
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Morrisons makes pledge against fake farm brands and brings farmers into stores to bridge disconnect between farmers and shoppers
Morrisons is pledging to not sell fake farm brands as it hosts hundreds of real farmers in its stores who will be selling authentic British food to customers. As the availability of British reaches its peak, many Morrisons stores will this
Intu has appointed McLaren Construction to build the 175,000sq ft leisure extension to intu Lakeside that will host Nickelodeon’s first UK shopping centre attraction. The £73m scheme will open in 2018, anchored by a Nickelodeon-themed family entertainment centre and one of
Corks are popping at English vineyards with sales of English fizz in particular set to reach an all-time high in 2017. Sales have surged 16% at Naked Wines in the past year leading the company to commit £1m of investment into
Cath Kidston Group, the global lifestyle brand, has announced a 7.9% increase in sales to £129.2m for the year ended 26 March 2017. International sales rose 19.5% to £42.3m, benefiting from the first full year of ownership of its Japanese subsidiary
Bullring has today announced that Russell & Bromley, the luxury British footwear and handbag retailer, has opened a new 260sq m store at the centre, the brand’s first in Birmingham.
Rapidly expanding discount supermarket chain Heron Foods has chosen a new LP 50 EH2 prepress baler for its main distribution centre in North Ferriby in the East Riding of Yorkshire. Heron Foods, which has just become part of the B&M group,
Gumtree, the UK’s number one classifieds site, has teamed up with fellow sharing economy stalwart, AnyVan, to offer users a wealth of delivery options. The partnership gives users who are looking to buy or sell second hand goods the option
Following the claim from Action on Sugar that branded cereal manufacturers are deceiving the British public, the nation’s most popular breakfast cereal, Weetabix has reminded customers it has all-green traffic lights on its Weetabix Original, Weetabix Protein and Ready Brek
Rant & Rave, the UK leader in real-time customer engagement technology, has today announced double-digit business growth and team expansion, fueled by a growing customer base and strategic expansion plans. Rant & Rave, which works with half of the FTSE,
Today, Tuesday 8 August the UK’s leading airport electrical retailer opens a new store design, within the Departure Lounge at London’s Heathrow Terminal Three (LHR).
International returns platform ReBOUND, used by hundreds of leading fashion brands, has brought its returns services to the UK market to give online retailers a truly global multi-carrier returns solution, and their customers more freedom of choice and convenience. Originally launched solely as a
One of Britain’s best-loved lifestyle brands, Joules, is excited to announce the opening of a stylish new store in Nantwich on Thursday 10 August 2017 at 47 High Street, Nantwich, CW5 5DB from 9.30am.
H&M is proud to announce the opening of a brand new flagship store located in Glasgow. Covering a floor space in excess of 4,600sq metres, 185 Buchanan Street will open its doors to customers at 11am on Thursday 17 August. With the
J Rosenthal & Son, one of the leading suppliers of home textiles to the retail sector in the UK, has re-launched its Appletree brand for AW17 with a rebrand, new packaging and extended range of coordinating products. A British brand,
AB InBev is bringing a little more of the American spirit to the UK this summer with the launch of its limited edition Budweiser Liberty Can. The new can will be available in stores from 24 July, for a six-week period.
Leading specialist UK leisure property agency, Shelley Sandzer, has acted in a deal that will see YO! Sushi open a London Flagship restaurant at 106 Tottenham Court Road.
The Subway brand today unveiled the latest creative for its new premium Sub offering, Rotisserie-Style Chicken, as part of its ‘Keep Discovering’ platform. Available until 26 September while stocks last, the Rotisserie-Style Chicken Sub offers a luxury taste experience for consumers to
River Island has reported a reduction in retail theft of 60% on security-tagged garments at Marble Arch Park House on Oxford Street, its largest UK store. The fashion retailer achieved the result, based on a 12 month period from April 2016,
With just six weeks to go until its grand opening, The Lexicon Bracknell has announced eight more top names for the £240 million retail and leisure town centre transformation in Berkshire. The new announcements bring the total to 92% of
UPS is expanding its ability to ship alcohol, wine and beer to consumers around the world. Using one of the UPS Express or Standard shipping services, wine connoisseurs can have their favorite cases of wine shipped directly from the vineyards to
Australian homewares specialist HOUSE, which is owned by Global Retail Brands, is preparing to launch in the UK market. The retailer, which is being advised by MMX Retail, aims to open its first tranche of stores by April 2018, with
McColl’s Retail Group, one of the UK’s leading neighbourhood convenience retailers, has reached an agreement for Morrisons to supply McColl’s growing estate of 1,300 convenience stores, and 350 newsagents. This long-term partnership provides McColl’s with a best-in-class fresh food and
Plans for a new business and retail development adjacent to the Blue Light Hub at the Beehive in Ulverston will deliver almost 300 jobs and aims to bring leading food retailers M&S and Aldi to the town.
Cloud IQ, the commerce optimisation platform, has announced t it has raised a £4m round, including an investment from PayPal. This investment will enable Cloud IQ to democratise digital marketing, enabling businesses of all sizes to deliver dynamic individual user