Crafts supplies specialists Cosy Owl has undertaken research looking into the hottest crafts that trended over the past 12 months of lockdown. This includes crafts such as candle making, soap making, diamond painting, tie dye, and ceramics - just to
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Find out which retailers are innovating in the on and offline retail space and what they are doing to keep ahead of the curve in this dynamic and highly competitive sector. Read the financials and analysis of the large multiples, the smaller chains to independent retailers, wholesalers and suppliers
Camping experts from the British firm GO Outdoors analysed pandemic sales figures to find the most in demand products ahead of peak camping season, reflecting on trends to forecast what this could mean for consumers, the industry and the economy
The ongoing pandemic has changed many aspects of our lives but perhaps the most impacted has been how we as a nation shop. From our weekly groceries to smart home tech and even furniture, the changes in rules due to
Flying Tiger Copenhagen and MUJI deploy App Clips in tandem with MishiPay’s mobile self-checkout solution
Leading retailers Flying Tiger Copenhagen and MUJI today announced they are launching App Clips alongside MishiPay’s mobile self-checkout solution.
Decathlon UK are delighted to announce the launch of Decathlon Second Life. This is a new sustainability initiative, which will see Decathlon recycle, repair and reuse sports equipment so it can give products a second life.
Following today’s release of JD Sports’ figures for FY2020/21; Emily Salter, senior retail analyst at GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company, offers her view: “JD Sports has emerged from a year of disruption in the enviable position of sales
X5 Retail Group, a leading Russian food retailer that operates the Pyaterochka, Perekrestok, and Karusel retail chains, announces a deal with Mnogo Lososya to enter the dark kitchen segment of the food market. This decision is in line with X5’s
With beauty treatments including lashes and brows given the go ahead to resume from the 12 of April, the UK’s leading provider of beauty services, Superdrug, are looking forward to welcoming back customers to enjoy their wide range of expert
Leading sock and hosiery retailer SOCKSHOP is delighted to announce the opening of their latest concession at the Next flagship store on Oxford Street, London.
Presto Music, the world's leading e-commerce site for classical and jazz music, sheet music, music books and musical instruments, has announced the re-opening of its store in Leamington Spa on the 12th of April, when coronavirus rules are set to
Etsy Inc. has announced it will now offset 100% of carbon emissions from packaging from both Etsy and Reverb.
McArthurGlen, Europe’s leading designer outlet group, today celebrates the opening of McArthurGlen Designer Outlet West Midlands, its major new £160 million fashion destination that is set to be the only stand-alone shopping centre to open in the UK this year.
John Lewis has today reopened its shops in England and Wales after three months of being closed, with glassware proving by far the most popular purchase by returning shoppers as they prepare to host friends and families once again.
Global lifestyle brand Timberland is excited to launch its first-ever membership program, echoing its mission to create a movement of purpose for a greener planet. The program will give loyal customers product exclusives, prizes, the chance to attend exclusive launch
A community food store in Rugeley 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 £165,000.
Entertainment retailer hmv set to reopen all 93 stores in England and Wales today in boost for British high street
Entertainment retailer hmv will reopen all 93 of its stores across England and Wales on Monday, welcoming back customers as it celebrates its 100th year on the British high street.
Following the release of Levi’s figures for Q1 FY2020/21; Gemma Boothroyd, retail analyst at GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company, offers her view: “Decent digital sales growth lent a helping hand to Levi’s during Q1 FY2020/21, as net revenue
boohoo, a leading online fashion retailer, is pleased to announce that following exchange of contracts, it has agreed a long-term lease for a new warehouse in Daventry, due to become operational in the second quarter of the Group’s financial year.
On Monday 12 April at 10am the world’s only remaining Georgian cloth hall reopens. Visitors to The Piece Hall, in Halifax will be treated to a fantastic day of entertainment. Guests will be entertained by exclusive performances from singer Lizzie
Home and garden experts Homebase is set to bring the best of its gardening products and green-fingered expertise to a selection of Next stores. This is part of a trial across the country between the two well-loved British brands.
John Lewis has today announced plans to appeal to a broader group of shoppers and their wide range of needs with the launch of a competitively priced, own brand range called ‘ANYDAY’ spanning homeware, technology, baby care and baby clothing.
The Original Factory Shop has announced plans to increase its number of stores as it continues with its mission to become the UK’s leading local, value, brand led retailer.
Covent Garden, the pedestrianised heart of London loved for its dining, shopping and culture, reopens on Monday 12 April with over 35 restaurants offering an additional 500 new outdoor dining seats, a six week street-food festival, new pop-up bars on
Accessorize can’t wait to welcome customers back to its stores across England and Wales on Monday 12th April, following government advice. As we all get our new outfits ready for ‘going out, out’, it’s incredibly important to the teams to
M&S is reaffirming its commitment to British farming with the launch of a new four-month ‘Fresh Market Update’ customer campaign, showcasing the lengths its Select Farm partners go to deliver exceptional quality M&S Food. Select Farms quality means M&S