Latest data from retail experts Springboard reveals that footfall in in England’s high streets rose by +19.6% on Saturday and +28.3% on Sunday in comparison to the weekend before, as Brits celebrated their new found freedom, with the reopening of
Noble Foods has appointed Kerry Foods stalwart, Duncan Everett to the role of CEO of the Noble Foods Group.
Start-up trailblazer, Katie's Food Co., is bringing a delicious new range of banana crisps to the UK, targeting snackers looking for a healthier alternative.
Eliza Tinsley, whose history in manufacturing and selling high quality fencing and hardware products dates back more than 165 years acquired Reedy Supplies Ltd in February 2020, a third-generation family business and well established name within the agricultural and horticultural tools sector.
Indulgent ice cream maker Häagen-Dazs has launched a new, multi-million-pound global marketing campaign, ‘Don’t Hold Back’, designed to inspire people to live life to the full.
The Co-op’s petrol station and food store in Liversedge has re-launched following a £1.1M investment to extend and improve the store to better serve the community.
Four in 10 UK shoppers (38%) abandon a purchase at least once a week, with a fifth (21%) claiming to do so more regularly. That’s according to new research by Klarna and BigCommerce, published today with a call for retailers
Carex, the UK’s No.1 hand hygiene brand, announces it is working in partnership with the UK government to support its #EnjoySummerSafely campaign. The government’s nationwide campaign is designed to encourage a safe and responsible return to summer and leisure activities,
Leading salad brand – Florette – is continuing to develop new and innovative products with the launch of its latest Crispy Asian and Mediterranean inspired mixes into supermarkets which feature micro leaves that really pack a punch when it comes to flavour.
John West Foods, the UK’s number one ambient fish brand and a subsidiary of Thai Union, today announces the launch of its sister brand, Norwegian seafood producer King Oscar, in the UK. The company is set to launch a range
Leading value footwear retailer, Shoe Zone, will be opening their 50th out of town store in Cardiff (Unit 3B, City Link Retail Park, Cardiff CF24 1PQ) on Thursday 2 July.
The Coronavirus has radically and abruptly changed the way we work and live our lives. How will this alter consumer behaviour and attitudes? And what will this mean for retail and the supply chains that support it? There will still be
Lakeland is delighted to announce its flagship Windermere store has re-opened as well as 28 others across the UK with comprehensive safety measures and social distancing in place to protect customers and colleagues.
Fiserv, Inc., a leading global provider of payments and financial services technology solutions, today announced that ALDI Nord has selected Fiserv to enable all in-store card payments across its flagship German market.
James Holder, previous co-founder and creative director of Superdry, has launched two direct to consumer premium brand’s including Trench London and JACK1T, with the target to launch eight more premium brands under his new JACKITCo Ltd. Each of them category
Buzz Bingo, the UK’s largest retail Bingo operator, will begin to reopen clubs across the UK from 6 August, with enhanced safety measures to keep customers and colleagues safe.
KPMG’s latest research stresses the vital need for retailers, and consumer businesses more broadly, to adapt to better serve customers post-COVID-19. The analysis reveals that consumers are feeling more financially constrained, are more digitally savvy, and place greater emphasis on
Central England Co-op has officially opened its new store in Doncaster creating 14 new jobs and investing over £1.2 million in the local community.
This week, Superdrug advances in its commitment to reduce plastic waste and support the use of sustainable Palm Oil. Superdrug has taken a membership with the Roundtable on Sustainable Palm Oil (RSPO) to help address the environmental impact of palm
After observing the government guidelines and closing all stores from the 20 March 2020, John Smedley is delighted to now announce the re-opening of its Jermyn Street store as part of the national efforts to re-open our retail environments.
The online electricals retailer, AO.com today announces a partnership with omni-channel customer engagement company Emarsys, enabling it to personalize the experience for its customers on a truly one-to-one basis for the first time.
91% of Irish food and drink producers make progress in preparedness for Brexit despite Covid-19, Bord Bia reports shows
Over 91% of Irish food and drink companies have made progress in relation to Brexit preparedness over the past 12 months, according to a new report released today by Bord Bia. For Irish companies continuing to operate in the UK,
Kerry Group has announced the appointment of Nick Robinson as the new chief executive officer of Kerry Foods. Robinson, who is the current managing director of consumer brands for Kerry Foods, will transition into the role over the next two
Following the reopening of food & beverage outlets for takeaway and click & collect services only in May, St Pancras International opened the doors to more of its stores including Chanel, Whistles and The White Company, on Monday 15 June.
As Britain’s high street sprung to life this week and non-essential retailers opened their doors for the first time in three months, a very different picture is emerging for retailers across the board as they adjust to the new normal.