In celebration of World Pride Month, Deliveroo is partnering with author Olly Pike and naturally fast food brand LEON to offer free LGBT+ children’s books with selected meals.
Consumers on both sides of the Atlantic have raised concerns about touching public screens at self-service, supermarket checkouts, in health centres and at public transport ticketing kiosks as they look forward to a world post-lockdown.
Despite many UK shops now expected to reopen on 15 June, the COVID-19 crisis is driving a new wave of online consumers as two in five (42%) people say they will shop online more frequently after lockdown ends.
Naturally Fast Food brand LEON is aiming to inspire change in the way we think about food, with the launch of a new digital platform combining a refreshed consumer website for its restaurant, grocery and delivery businesses with high quality
Connect, a new range of high-quality, bespoke 6mm glass divider screens is available now to help adjust retail environments and workspaces as businesses start to reopen and prepare for the ‘new normal’.
Grocery market growth accelerates as retailers and shoppers look to next stage of lockdown, Kantar reports
British take-home grocery sales rose by 14.3% during the 12 weeks to 17 May, the fastest rate since comparable records began in 1994, according to the latest figures released by Kantar today.
Food and Drink Federation: Pandemic hits food and drink exports but non-EU sales of branded goods grow
The Food and Drink Federation (FDF) has today published analysis showing that in the first quarter of 2020, food and drink exports fell by over £700m (-12.7%) compared to the same period in 2019. Sales to the EU were hit
From today Majestic Wine, the UK’s largest specialist wine retailer, will be allowing customers to collect orders from their local store. This will be the first time the business will be allowing visitors to any of their 200 nationwide branches
John Lewis will begin to reopen its shops for customers as part of a gradual approach from Monday 15 June, starting with its Poole and Kingston department stores, followed by 11 others on Thursday 18 June. Depending on the response
eatlean, the high protein, low fat cheese, have launched the next generation of its cheese, with an exciting new formula and refreshed branding.
A unique sight and hearing health advice Facebook group has been created by Specsavers as part of its Open for Care campaign to respond to the growing consumer demand for information during lockdown.
Additional two-week delay in opening is another blow for clothing & footwear retailers, says GlobalData
The government has set out plans for non-essential retailers to open stores from 15 June.
Independent Spar retailer, MK Vaish, is urging other independent retailers to help those in need during the coronavirus crisis by donating short dated and damaged goods to local charities and food banks.
The Turkey Kitchen is on a mission to make the turkey fixture a year-round destination for shoppers. Launching this month, the brand from Avara Foods will newly appear on-shelf in Sainsbury’s, Asda and Morrisons. The range is positioned to tap
Findings from a new white paper published by warehouse space strategists, Bis Henderson Space, suggest that logistics professionals will be seeking to create supply chains that are far more flexible, resilient and better suited to the ‘new reality’ that emerges
GUESS has teamed up with global music superstar, J Balvin, to launch a capsule collection for men and women, as well as a kidswear collection – a first for the artist.
Richmond Sausages today announces it is expanding its portfolio with the launch of Richmond Meat-Free Frozen Sausages and Richmond Meat-Free Sausages in Twin Pack format.
As recent events have caused major supply chain disruption with many physical stores abandoned, e-commerce has never been more under the spotlight. The double-digit growth the industry has seen over the last few years looks set to continue, while consumer
Lavazza, leading global, Italian coffee company, continues to support the best chefs all over the world; and this year it’s no different, with the introduction of critically acclaimed, celebrity chef, Monica Galetti, to Lavazza’s star-studded line-up of Top Gastronomy ambassadors.
Irish food producer Clonakilty Food Co has announced its popular Clonakilty Whitepudding and Clonakilty sausages will be added to 100 Sainsbury’s stores. This extension comes on the back of current consumer demand for familiar, trusted products and comfort foods which
High streets reported 49% increase in footfall on bank holiday Monday compared to Easter Monday, data shows
The opening of non-essential shops on 15 June couldn't come soon enough, as footfall results from the bank holiday weekend suggest significant pent up demand amongst consumers.
Barclaycard Payments’ second SME Barometer found that, despite UK businesses predicting poor short-term performance, and reporting a dip in sentiment compared to last quarter, there are early signs that they have begun the road to recovery.
Central England Co-op has announced the launch of a new call and collect service for its Members to provide help for those who need support with their shopping.
Online homewares retailer Cox & Cox has seen sales rise by 64% YoY in Q1, and 79% season to date, with growth at well over 100% since mid-March.
EE today released its Mobile Network data report from February to May 2020, tracking the changing trends and habits of the UK’s most used apps and services throughout lockdown.