The rise in international direct-to-consumer (D2C) purchases in the last six months has been led by Millennial demographics, with reduced access to stores during the pandemic prompting over half (52%) of 25-34 year olds to buy direct from international online
From online retail to working from home, the pandemic has accelerated underlying trends in the way we live, shop and work. However, it has also brought into sharp focus missed real-world experiences that can’t be replicated in the digital realm,
Despite lockdown restrictions easing across much of the UK, new research reveals the nation’s demand for subscriptions continues to grow, reaching a value of £395 million – up 23% in the past year.
Premium wine brand Tempus Two has launched its first ever French wine to the UK market; Provençal style Fleur Rosé.
Clarks, the international shoemaker and footwear retailer, has partnered with leading performance marketing engine Wunderkind (formerly BounceX), to enhance its digital targeting and personalisation strategies, resulting in improved customer engagement and increased digital revenues.
LeadingBuy Now, Pay Later (BNPL) provider Zip has partnered with Manchester-based ISAWITFIRST, as the online retailer continues to ramp up growth.
Over 100 Central England Co-op stores are now offering eco-friendly home deliveries in under one hour.
One of Scotland’s leading e-commerce agencies has closed Q1 ahead of forecast after continuing to experience rapid growth.Hudson, which is headquartered in Glasgow and has a presence in both Manchester and Copenhagen, finished the period 10% ahead of its projected
Original research of over 2,000 UK shoppers in Pricer’s latest ‘Pricer UK Consumer Insight Report 2021’ showed that two thirds (65%) would be more likely to buy a product in-store when they can easily and clearly access information about the
Lenta, one of the largest multi-format retail chains in Russia, today announces that its indirect subsidiary Lenta LLC has completed the acquisition of Billa Russia supermarket business.
Camellia, the global agriculture group, announces the purchase of an 80% stake in Bardsley England for £15.7m. Camellia will also make a loan to Bardsley of £9.3m.
NEOM, the fast-growing wellbeing brand that offers a unique range of innovative products to help customers sleep better, stress less, boost mood, and improve energy through its digital-first omnichannel strategy in the UK and internationally, is pleased to announce
A new Starbucks® Drive Thru store will open on Sproughton Road in Ipswich on Friday 30 July, creating 10 new jobs.
British technology firm Reveal has introduced new AI that brings facial recognition to body worn cameras for the first time.
Famed for its unrivalled range of traditional toys, games and magical experiences, Hamleys has announced its arrival on the gaming scene with a major new state-of-the-art console, PC and gaming accessories department in its legendary Regent Street store in London.
Aldi is set to introduce fully recyclable sandwich packaging as part of a trial with its supplier Greencore.
In its latest channel forecasts for the food-to-go sector, IGD – providers of foresight and insight for the food and consumer goods industry – predicts that the channel will be worth £15.6bn at the end of 2021, which is 82.5%
The UK’s leading innovator in barista quality, machine crafted coffee, Costa Coffee, has announced that it will be trialling a new line of coffee machines across selected locations in Bristol this Summer.
Asda has added more than 50 new product lines to its popular refill zone at its flagship sustainability store in Middleton, Leeds.
EQUANS, (the new name for ENGIE’s services-led activity), has reached a major milestone through its rapid electric vehicle charging network partnership with Morrisons. In total, the partnership has now enabled customers to save 2,000 tonnes of carbon and has dispensed
Companies of today are faced with three main challenges: reacting to the digital shift of consumer shopping habits, retaining an environmental consciousness in keeping with current trends and maintaining profit and growth levels. Kite Packaging has released a range of
Mermaid Gin, based on the Isle of Wight, has just launched its first-ever RTD – a blend of its signature award-winning gin paired with Indian light tonic.
The official sunglasses partner for this year’s Love Island show has launched a new range that will help the singletons continue to mingle in style, even when the sun goes down.
Named after co-founder Amber Glassman’s brother, whose young life was tragically taken due to a severe case of bacterial meningitis, Bryan Anthonys was founded in 2015 on the verifiable truth of life’s fragility — we only have one life and
There are no end of challenges facing the modern business owner. As well as turning a profit, they have to deal with filing taxes, handling recruitment, managing stock, launching marketing campaigns and a wide range of other considerations.