Organic food delivery pioneer Abel & Cole has taken delivery of 42 New Daily 35S13 chassis cabs, including 17 vehicles featuring Iveco’s class-exclusive Hi-Matic eight-speed fully automatic gearbox. The deal reaffirms Abel & Cole’s 100 per cent Iveco fleet policy,
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Pact Coffee (www.pactcoffee.com), the fresh coffee delivery service that sends coffee roast, ground & shipped within seven days, has launched a coffee shop partnership programme aimed at supporting small, independent coffee shops and further developing the speciality coffee scene in
IKEA Centres Russia, the largest shopping centre operator in Russia and part of the IKEA Group, launches the first retail start-up MEGA ACCELERATOR in Russia.
Furniture Village is planning to enhance online customer experience, introducing 360 spin photography to support the launch of its new website in 2016. The independent retailer has partnered with online imagery technology specialist SpinMe to offer greater merchandising versatility; giving customers
Michael Kors is pleased to announce the opening of a Michael Kors Lifestyle store at intu Milton Keynes, United Kingdom, this December.
Students studying in the North East will be going head to head in February 2016 to win the opportunity to spend a day on placement with the Greggs marketing team. Now in its fourth year, the Greggs Marketing Challenge will
Spar Pentraeth retailers Jill and Paul Lewis have deservedly taken Blakemore Trade Partners’ prestigious Baldwin Trophy for 2015. They were awarded the accolade, which recognises outstanding retailers across the Spar Meridian & Welsh Guild, at this year’s Blakemore Trade Partners Spar
UK “big four” supermarket Morrisons has deployed a new telematics solution across 545 heavy goods vehicles (HGVs) in order to reduce fuel costs and cut carbon emissions.
Nixon, the premium watch and accessories brand, has opened its London flagship at 31 Neal Street, Seven Dials. Spread over two-floors, the new 1,000sq ft store carries the brand’s complete collection of clothing and accessories, iconic men’s and women’s
Hotel Chocolat, the chocolate gifts and luxury present retailer, has picked Demandware's cloud commerce platform to support its digital growth. Demandware will provide a unified digital commerce platform that offers features and enhancements, such as responsive design, so that Hotel
University of Edinburgh Business School has announced a new partnership with Europe's leading specialist electrical and telecommunications retailer and services company, Dixons Carphone. The educational tie-up will champion and develop the role of data science and analytics in business education.
Argento has embarked on a major £2.2m investment programme that will bring the leading jewellery retailer’s store count across the UK and Ireland to 60 and staff numbers to more than 500 in 2016.
Graze.com, the specialist at making good snacks exciting, reports it is outselling three leading confectionary brands in WH Smith since launching into stores in July.
Checkpoint Systems, a leading global supplier of merchandise availability solutions for the retail industry, today announced that it has been partnering with DECATHLON, the second largest global sports and leisure goods retailer, to roll-out radio frequency identification (RFID) solutions in
iForce, the fast-growing supply chain business in the UK, is pleased to announce that it has extended its 14-year relationship with Tesco through the award of a new contract. iForce has provided its iForce Revive and iForce Marketzone products to
The next generation of shoppers could be leading a return to in-store shopping, according to new research from PowerReviews, a leading provider of ratings and reviews and Q&A technology to more than 1,000 global brands and retailers.
NTT Communications Corporation (NTT Com), the ICT solutions and international communications business within the NTT Group, has announced a new agreement with global retailer Cath Kidston to provide private network, data centre, cloud and support services in Asia.
Leading sports retailer, Sports Direct is extending its online induction training for new staff to help them learn about merchandising and what happens in store day to day. The company was among the first in the UK to invest in a fully
Fresh, the Global Skincare leader owned by LVMH, has opened a 762sq ft West End London flagship at 17 Monmouth Street. The boutique hosts the brands full lifestyle presentation, including skincare, bodycare, haircare and fragrances.
Launch of Mirakl Marketplace B2B brings the benefits of marketplaces to B2B distributors and manufacturers
Mirakl, leading global marketplace solutions provider, announced today the launch of its B2B solution, Mirakl Marketplace B2B, to help distributors or manufacturers create their own marketplace. Online marketplaces are a major growth area in retail, and B2B organisations now have the
Northern Rail launches retailing ‘smart wall’, making it quicker and easier for customers to buy their travel
Northern Rail has launched the first retailing ‘smart wall’ in the UK, as part of its plans to completely modernise its approach to selling travel.
PPRO Group releases infographic to show how shoppers embrace Cyber Monday’s online shopping festival
The PPRO Group has released an infographic showing how shoppers have embraced the online shopping festival that is Cyber Monday.
Craig Teich, executive vice president of global sales, Connexity, has 10 top tips to increasing retail sales at Christmas time
Royal Mail has confirmed the top 10 towns and cities where the most online shopping took place on Black Friday 2015, Friday 27 November 2015.