Award-winning dining, retail and leisure concept BOXPARK has today confirmed its first site outside of London with the launch of sibling concept BoxHall in Bristol, scheduled for summer 2022.
Articles in category: Retail News
Catch up on the latest retail news here on Retail Times and find out what’s happening in the retail sector. Keep up to speed with the latest reports and financials covering the top brands in retail right through to the smaller independents. If retail technology and innovation is your bag then we’ve got it covered be it POS, payments or back-end systems we report on the latest developments. For those who are looking for retail data and analysis check out the data time section for more information. Hear comment from both the supplier and retailer in our opinion sector ‘Why it works’ and ‘In my opinion’. And finally, if you have any retail news you’d like us to consider publishing send it across to the team via the contact page.
Manchester online children’s toy and games retailer, BargainMax.co.uk has secured a seven-figure funding package from HSBC UK to support its ambitious growth plans.
ChargeBox today announced a new partnership with Bluewater, one of Europe’s leading retail and leisure destinations to offer its guests free, fast mobile device charging.
The Perfume Shop has revealed that men feel themselves becoming more like their Dads as they hit their 30s, as it launches its Father’s Day campaign, Just Like Dad.
To celebrate Pride Month, food-delivery company Deliveroo has brought back its Deloveroo initiative with a strengthened focus on inclusivity and representation. With this comes new livery on rider bags featuring pronouns and flags designed by Daniel Quasar, the graphic designer
Rapidly expanding online floristry leader, Bloom & Wild, has signed up to a five year SaaS (Software as a Service) contract with warehouse management system innovator SnapFulfil.
Ensuring the right inventory is available to meet customer demands became even more important during the COVID-19 pandemic. Thanks to its recent digital transformation with Blue Yonder’s cloud-based Luminate™ Planning, HEMA, a leading department store retailer, was able to improve
Aldi, the UK’s fifth-largest supermarket, is introducing packaging made with Prevented Ocean Plastic™ across its entire range of own-label fishcakes and crispbakes.
To coincide with World Ocean Day (June 8), Waitrose is today pledging to use more Prevented Ocean Plastic (POP™) in its own-label packaging, with over 100 tonnes estimated to be used this year - the equivalent of saving almost 4
Today, customs clearance platform KlearNow has announced a supply shortage of summer products – with garden toys, games, picnic baskets and other outdoor equipment being delayed due to shipping delays – caused by a combination of Covid-19 restrictions and a
Icon Outlet at The O2, London’s leading outlet shopping destination, has announced British contemporary design brand, JOSEPH, is the latest new retailer to open a store. The store which is JOSEPH’s only London outlet joins premium fashion brands including Lacoste,
Iceland launches meal deals including pizzas, side dishes, desserts and beer from – in time for the Euros this summer
Iceland is launching a variety of meal deals including Chicago Town and Goodfella’s pizzas, classic sides from McCain and Birds Eye, as well as deals on desserts and beer – all in time for the Euros this summer.
Amazon today announces the first two exporting events in a series with the Department for International Trade providing startups, and small and medium-sized businesses with free advice to help them sell their products globally on Amazon’s stores and beyond.
Etsy catapults to top of GlobalData’s ecommerce thematic scorecard following Depop acquisition, says GlobalData
Following the news that Etsy is acquiring Depop for $1.62bn, leading data and analytics company GlobalData has adjusted its e-commerce thematic scorecard, which now sees Etsy at the top above players such as Apple and JD.com. GlobalData's thematic scorecards predict
Manchester-based KBK reports success as demand for meal plans rises and it buys meal plan brand, Gymology
KBK, the nationwide healthy meal plan delivery service, has reported a 518% growth in the last 18 months as the demand for meal plans continues.
ACS (the Association of Convenience Stores) has set out the details of how a deposit return scheme (DRS) should be introduced in England, Wales and Northern Ireland to ensure that it is workable for local shops and does not leave
For the first time ever, Halfords is launching a search to crown the UK’s best home garage.
CarShop announces bold new brand positioning and invests in creative advertising campaign to see off competitors
The UK’s leading used car retailer CarShop, which sells thousands of quality nearly new and used cars across its twelve stores and online through Click & Collect and home deliveries, has outlined a bold vision to become well-recognised and loved
A new variety retailer is bucking the trend on the high street after opening eight stores throughout the Midlands since August last year and plans to open another 20 stores this year, which will create hundreds of jobs from Bedford
Klarna, the leading global banking, payments and shopping service, has today launched its Shopping app, empowering users to Pay in 3 in any online shop directly through the Klarna app, without ever paying more than the price of the product.
With Google Trends reporting spikes in searches for ‘At Home Bar’ and Aldi’s new Rattan Bar selling out in record time, it’s clear Brits are continuing to create their very own DIY backyard boozers.
Lidl has been revealed as the cheapest supermarket in May, according to the latest monthly analysis from Which?.
Leading recipe box Gousto has launched a limited range of burgers in collaboration with five of the nation’s most-loved brands including Marmite, ManiLife and Hellmann’s. The ‘Wild Buns’ bring fun, adventurous flavour combinations to the table, satisfying an emerging consumer
Japanese fashion brand Onitsuka Tiger continues to present a contemporary collection that combines fashion with sports, and heritage with innovation.
The Entertainer, the fastest-growing, family-owned high street toy retailer in the UK, has announced the return of its Big Toy Rehoming campaign, in partnership with The Salvation Army. Following its huge success after being launched in 2019, The Big