B&Q has today unveiled its new brand campaign, ‘Build a Life’, that celebrates the belief that anyone can change their home to make life better.
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CitySprint, the leading same day delivery network, has revealed that it saw increase in DIY and home improvement deliveries of over 170% across the August Bank Holiday weekend (29 – 31 August 2020) this year, compared to the same weekend in 2019.
McArthurGlen Designer Outlet Bridgend has announced the expansion of the centre’s impressive retail selection with the opening of luxury beauty brand, Molton Brown.
LabTech, owner of Camden Market, has announced the opening of Sweyn Forkbeard’s debut bricks and mortar grooming boutique. Taking two units totalling 400sq ft, the male grooming product manufacturer and retailer has launched a its first-ever Barber Shop as
The Pollen Estate is delighted to announce Thom Sweeney’s imminent arrival of its new tailoring townhouse, situated at 24c Old Burlington Street, in the heart of London’s Mayfair. The four storey townhouse is scheduled to open in September 2020, and
Retail Assist is delighted to welcome its latest customer, Laser Clinics UK.
AS Watson Group, the world’s largest international health and beauty retailer, today announced the launch of ‘Global Smile Campaign’, as the kick-off event to mark its 180th anniversary in 2021.
Global e-commerce consultancy Wunderman Thompson Commerce has developed and debuted Shell Helix’s first-ever Direct to Consumer website in Egypt.
Imagination creates Ford Horizon – virtual platform for Ford to host next generation interactive experiences
Imagination has been working on an exciting new initiative for Ford of Europe which broke on 2 September, a brand new platform named Ford Horizon which will be the home for the automotive giant’s virtual experiences and events.
Russia's largest fashion retailer, Obuv Rossii Group, has partnered with the country's leading online retailer, Wildberries, to enable Wildberries’ customers to collect their orders in Obuv Rossii’s stores.
Central England Co-op has teamed up with Reach and InYourArea.co.uk to back its Don’t Trash our Future campaign and encourage its members and customers to help keep the local community clean and tidy.
Aldi is the first supermarket to launch own-brand concentrated cleaning liquids that will refill spray bottles up to four times, in a move that will save an estimated 550 tonnes of single-use plastic a year.
Deloitte Digital and Trax, today announced an alliance to make large-scale implementation and integration of Trax’s Retail Watch shelf monitoring solution available to Deloitte’s grocery retail customer base in Spain.
McDonald’s announces industry-first partnership with zero-waste platform Loop to pilot reusable packaging
Today McDonald’s Corporation has announced a global partnership with TerraCycle’s circular packaging service, Loop, to test a new reusable cup model for hot beverages. The initiative, which will first be trialed in 2021 across select McDonald’s restaurants in the UK,
Colleagues at a new co-operative store are hoping to make an immediate difference to their local community by donating £500 worth of goods to a local food bank.
To celebrate the very best of Italian wine, Lidl is selling magnums of the highly rated Nero d’Avola (£7.99) and classic Chianti (£9.99) this week.
A community food store in Stretton where colleagues have been going above and beyond to support locals during these uncertain times has been given a fresh new look following an investment of £95,000.
Launching today as part of London Tech Week, Square, Mastercard and the Falkland Islands Government will announce a new partnership, Connecting the Falklands, solving one of the greatest challenges facing the Islands' small and medium-sized businesses - accepting card and
Demand for athleisure and young customer base help JD Sports weather the COVID-19 storm, says GlobalData
Following today’s release of JD Sports H1 figures for 2020/21, Alex Hardy, retail analyst at GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company, comments: ‘‘JD Sports has been the biggest winner of the UK clothing market over the past five years,
Applegreen has announced that it is part of a consortium - Empire State Thruway Partners - which has been awarded and signed a conditional 33-year lease for the design, construction, financing, operation and maintenance of the 27 motorway service areas
Exports Minister outlines new measures to help boost exports and increase British retail firms’ readiness to sell overseas
Exports Minister, Graham Stuart MP, has announced a series of new measures to support businesses in the consumer and retail industry to export overseas as part of efforts to help the sector recover from Coronavirus.
A brand-new store specialising in artisan cheese has opened its doors this weekend at intu Merry Hill.
Amazon has announced a new investment to expand research and development of autonomous delivery technology in the UK with the creation of a new team at its Cambridge development centre. The team will be focused on Amazon Scout, Amazon’s fully-electric
Following today’s release of Halfords' figures for the 20 weeks ending 21 August 2020, Jonathan Rock, retail analyst at GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company, comments: ‘‘Consumer demand for bicycles remains high as consumers shun public transport and seek
The rock ‘n’ roll legends that are the Rolling Stones open their world-first flagship store, ‘RS No. 9 Carnaby’ tomorrow on 9 September at 9 Carnaby Street in London’s Soho. The new store, created in partnership with Bravado, Universal Music