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Holland & Barrett is launching its most advanced multi action vitamin range ever. H&B Expert makes it easy for people to find the best combinations of high performing vitamins for their wellness needs including gut, joint and bone health, as
Landsec has announced the opening of Plants & Grills at Westgate for its first ever restaurant, alongside the signing of Joe & The Juice for a regional debut.
GoodBox, the fintech revolutionising how we donate, has partnered with the Costa Foundation to offer their award-winning contactless devices across Costa Coffee stores in a number of locations around the UK to support existing fundraising for the Costa Foundation. These
Woking Shopping, which comprises the Peacocks Centre and Wolsey Place, has announced the opening of independent refill shop, Bare + Fair, in a 1,454sq ft ft store at 52 Peacocks Centre.
Julian Charles home furnishings has launched a new children’s bedding collection to raise money for Alder Hey Children’s Charity, including a range named in memory of the daughter of its finance director.
Dreams today announces that Jonathan Hirst, chief operating officer (COO) of Dreams since 2014, will become CEO of the business from 01 January 2022. After eight years of leading the business, Mike Logue has decided to step down as CEO,
A new Starbucks® Drive Thru store will open on Buchan Way, Peterhead on Friday 15 October. Operated by Starbucks® licensee, EG Group, the store will create 17 new jobs.
Demand for SnapFulfil’s functionally rich, cloud-based WMS has seen the technology innovator invest £2million in building its team to support growth.
The Original Factory Shop, the UK’s leading local retailer, has been approved as one of the Government’s official Kickstart employers to provide 107 work placements for young people. This will form part of the company’s commitment to supporting skills and
The UK’s leading multi-store gift card, One4all Gift Cards, has announced a new retail partnership with the onboarding of leading UK lingerie brand, Ann Summers.
Parfumado - Amsterdam’s niche fragrance subscription service - is set to launch a non-subscription based online shop for UK customers.
Nedap, a global leader in RFID solutions, is selected by fast-growing sports and outdoor retailer XXL All Sports United to deploy its iD Cloud platform. The key driver for implementing RFID is to increase inventory accuracy, which results in high
The Very Group (the “Group”), which operates online retail brands Very.co.uk, Littlewoods.com and LittlewoodsIreland.ie, today announces its full year results for the year ended 3 July 2021.
Birmingham can boast that it’s home to the world’s largest Primark store but from next week it will have another claim to fame as LEGOLAND Discovery Centre Birmingham opens the doors to the world’s smallest Primark.
Tesco has today (Tuesday 19 October) opened its first checkout-free store in central London, giving customers the opportunity to shop and pay without scanning a product or using a checkout. This new store trial, GetGo, offers customers the same Tesco
Healthy snacks and salad toppers’ brand, Good4U, is delighted to be the first Irish brand partnering with Tesco in the supermarket’s ground-breaking Loop recycling initiative.
Online fashion orders were boosted by ‘back to the office’ outfitting prompted by the steady return of workers to the office in September, the latest data from True Fit, the leading consumer experience platform leveraged by apparel and footwear retailers
Online fancy dress and party products retailer Party Delights has revealed record Halloween sales for the first two weeks of October since the company was founded 20 years ago.
While Britain’s high streets may have plenty of available retail space of virtually every size and kind, filling it effectively may still present some problems. Yes, there are vacated stores in prime locations thanks to the sad demise of some
Hobbycraft, the UK’s leading arts and crafts retailer, launches its 2021 Christmas advert, which tells the story of Moments we make.
Klarna, the leading global retail bank, payments and shopping service, today announces a package of changes to expand and strengthen it’s UK offering to give consumers more choice, clarity and control over how they pay. ‘Pay Now’ ensures UK consumers
Frugi, the leading ethical and sustainable children’s clothing company, announces its first-ever TV commercial, which has been created in partnership with independent creative company, Friendly Giants.
Quantum Metric, a SaaS platform that helps organisations build better digital products faster, today announced a new partnership with iconic luxury fashion brand La Perla. Quantum Metric will help the global luxury fashion business elevate its digital shopping experience to
Caribbean cuisine entrepreneur Levi Roots and beauty and wellness megabrand founder Liz Earle are leading a new campaign to encourage UK small businesses to unlock the benefits of digital skills training to help drive their post-pandemic growth and prosperity.
Whole Foods Market global buyers and experts unveiled their top 10 anticipated food trends for 2022 in the retailer’s seventh-annual Trends predictions. Ingredients such as moringa, turmeric and yuzu are expected to gain popularity whilst movements such as ultraurban farming