New research from Central England Co-operative has revealed its customers' shopping habits when it comes to Halloween and reveals that more and more of us are choosing to mark the event – not just the kids.
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The daily use of voice assistants in the UK has risen significantly in the past 12 months according to new research.
The KPMG/Ipsos Retail Think Tank (RTT) has determined that – as predicted – retail health in the third quarter of 2019 has surpassed the historic low previously recorded in the final quarter of 2012, when the UK’s economy faced the
Homeowners and renters are chucking good quality furniture or homewares, says British Heart Foundation
Thousands of UK adults are choosing to bin household items or furniture that could be otherwise recycled, reused or donated, according to a new British Heart Foundation shops survey.
Click and regret: Brits wasting over half a billion pounds every year online on unwanted goods, Gekko finds
A new report – Click and Regret- from marketing agency Gekko has today revealed the shocking waste now involved with online shopping. According to the survey, £641m is the astonishing figure consumers are wasting online every year buying goods they
Research conducted with over 2,000 consumers by Qudini, a London-based retail software company, reveals that some of the UK's best known High Street brands are considered irrelevant by youth demographics.
Retail footfall has declined by 10% over the last seven years, the latest figures from the BRC-Springboard show.
Award-winning digital marketing agency Search Laboratory has launched a new whitepaper detailing how businesses can adapt their online strategy to increase sales.
Pitney Bowes Inc., a global technology company that provides commerce solutions in the areas of e-commerce, shipping, mailing, data and financial services, today unveiled the Pitney Bowes Parcel Shipping Index. The annual report discovered global parcel volume reached 87 billion
Opinium today unveils the top 100 Most Connected Brands in the UK. Now in its second year, the ranking is the first ever Index to be compiled by exclusively from consumer feedback.
Brits are searching for discounts on clothes, food shopping and meals out, new research has revealed.
Consumers are still worried that British supermarkets’ are not doing enough to go green, particularly around food and packaging waste, a report from Rubikloud, a global leader in retail artificial intelligence (AI), has revealed.
Boutique retailers have reported a significant increase in the sales of houseplants, shifting 70% more units than they did in 2018. The new study released today by Vend, the preferred retail point-of-sale software of the British Independent Retail Association,
Research shows that UK shoppers are often being forced to choose between environmentally unfriendly paper receipts or risking their consumer rights for refunds and returns by not taking one at all. The survey of 100 UK retail executives and 2,000
The UK’s leading drinkable yogurt brand, YOP, is set to make a splash instore this autumn as it launches a brand-new look, format and tasty new flavours.
The golden sales quarter (October - December) for retailers is fast approaching, but many retail businesses are not fully prepared for the accompanying onset of increased website traffic this usually brings, according to new research.
Food and Drink Federation: continued access to EU preferential trade agreements vital to avoid significant drop in export
The Food and Drink Federation (FDF) has published a report today showing that food and drink exports have increased by 5.1% to £11.3bn in H1 2019 compared to the same period in 2018. Yet the rate of growth is lower
Over a year on from the introduction of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), the Capgemini Research Institute has found that companies vastly overestimated their readiness for the new regulation with just 28% having successfully achieved compliance; this is
Global B2C marketing automation company, Selligent, has issued the results of a global study of 5,000 consumers focused on behaviors and expectations as it relates to interactions with brands. Sixty-nine percent of surveyed consumers find it “creepy” when they
The latest industry report from Shoppercentric, a leading independent shopper research consultancy, has been launched today. The research, entitled: ‘WindowOn…Shoppers and Sustainability’ was carried out across 1018 UK shoppers aged 18+ from a nationally represented sample and explores the relationship
JRNI, formerly BookingBug, the enterprise SaaS scheduling platform for optimizing the customer journey, has released new research that identifies continued growth in online shopping and strength in omni-channel shopping. According to JRNI’s Third Annual Modern Consumer Research Report, US and
EcoAct, the international climate and sustainability consultancy, has today published its climate change business leaderboard for the UK, ranking FTSE 100 companies on climate related sustainability reporting and announcing the top 20 for outstanding efforts.
More than 1.5 million Chinese nationals were granted visas to enter the UK in 2018, and student applications have climbed by 30,000 in the first quarter of 2019. According to VisitBritain, tourist spending will grow 40% to exceed £1 billion this year.
After online sales slumped to their lowest ever July growth last month, retailers saw little reprieve in August with growth of just +3% Year-on-Year (YoY), according to the latest IMRG Capgemini eRetail Sales Index, which tracks the online sales performance
The latest figures from Kantar show that growth in the Irish grocery market remained at 2.7% during the 12 weeks to 8 September 2019, as shoppers stocked up on September staples.