Following the release of Inditex figures for Q1 FY2021/22; Chloe Collins, Head of Apparel at GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company, offers her view: “COVID-19 continued to severely impact Inditex in Q1 FY2021/22, as its key market Europe was
idl is helping shoppers up their BBQ game this summer with the return of its Barbecue Pizza Oven. Perfect for food aficionados looking to whip up their own artisan creations, the fan-favourite item costs just £34.99 and will be available
John Lewis Partnership becomes first UK retailer to launch six months’ equal parenthood paid leave and two weeks’ pregnancy loss paid leave
The John Lewis Partnership will become the first UK retailer to launch six months’ equal parenthood paid leave and two weeks’ paid leave for any Partner who experiences the loss of a pregnancy.
Following today’s release of Card Factory figures for FY2020/21; Zoe Mills, senior retail analyst at GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company, offers her view: “With a proposition reliant on its extensive store network, it comes as no surprise that
Disney marks Winnie the Pooh’s 95th anniversary with 45-second animation: Winnie the Pooh and the Royal Adventure
To celebrate 95 years of the world's most famous bear - Winnie the Pooh - Disney has released a special animation entitled Winnie the Pooh and the Royal Adventure featuring Pooh and Friends.
Research finds consumer shopping behaviour post-pandemic offers £74.6bn opportunity for online retailers
Today, leading global payment service provider, emerchantpay, publishes the first instalment of its New World, One Market Report, a new research study examining consumer behaviour when it comes to post-pandemic payment preferences. Chapter One of the study reveals that the
GD has convened a wide range of stakeholders to create a new shared ambition for the industry, to halve the environmental impacts of all packaging systems by 2030.
Storytelling Network Shopflix officially launches, bringing to life the stories of founders, brands and categories
Shopflix, a video streaming network where brands can tell their stories, launched today and is available on their app and website. For shoppers, the network offers entertaining, shoppable video content 24 hours a day, demonstrated by expert hosts and category
Medallia, the global leader in customer and employee experience, and KPMG in the UK, today announced that they have been selected to deliver Marks & Spencer’s new Voice of the Customer programme across its UK and International business.
Since launching in May, the Spring & Autumn Fair Online Marketplace has seen astonishing growth and response with the first trade taking pace within 48 hours of going live.
Maxol Newbridge, developed to showcase Maxol’s transformative, customer-centric brand experience, has won the NACS European Convenience Retail Best of the Best Store Award for the redevelopment of its store in Newbridge, County Kildare, Ireland.
imageHOLDERS, the leading company in self-service kiosk B2B IOT innovations, and Orchadia Systems Ltd have today announced integrated hardware and software applications to automate the first completely unmanned retail betting shop BetXS.
This month marks the beginning of annual Pride celebrations around the world. It’s a time to recognize the progress and ongoing fight for visibility, acceptance, and legal protections of the LGBTQIA+ community. And a reminder to all that everyone should
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.
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.
Burts Snacks, one of the country’s leading independent snacking companies, has announced it is entering into a strategic partnership with the Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI).
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.
Colgate, the brand found in more homes than any other, wants the whole world humming an optimistic tune. The iconic oral care brand has launched its new sonic brand identity, a suite of sonic assets and compositions, produced by international
From baking mug cakes to the new craze for crotchet, the past year has seen Brits adopt a whole range of new pastimes to keep themselves busy during the restrictions. New research from American Express Shop Small reveals that over
The Flava People has teamed up with drinks company Diageo to launch a range of Guinness flavoured recipe mixes.
The nation’s favourite Scotch pies are now available at Marks & Spencer across Scotland for the first time.
MOL Group reached an agreement with OMV to acquire OMV’s 92.25% stake in OMV Slovenija d.o.o., in which INA d.d. already holds a 7.75% minority stake, from OMV Downstream GmbH as direct shareholder. The agreed purchase price is EUR 301