Marks & Spencer renewed and extended its partnership with leading cross-border e-commerce solutions provider, Global-e, to help support its online international sales growth ambitions.
UK and Ireland based DIY retailer Homebase has appointed Atomic London as its lead creative agency after running a two-month pitch process to find a new creative partner.
The flagship Jack Barclay showroom, Bentley’s oldest retailer, today announces a limited edition Bentayga with renowned Savile Row tailor, Huntsman. It’s a creative partnership between two brands this year both celebrating a Centenary – Bentley Motors was founded in 1919,
An independent report of 2,000 consumers commissioned by Opus Trust Communications, the multichannel communications expert, has found that traditional methods of receiving correspondence are preferred when it comes to loyalty schemes.
intu has become the UK’s first shopping centre owner to be certified as having child-friendly wifi at its national portfolio of popular shopping destinations.
British retailers are wasting on average £178,000 in failed e-commerce budget according to a study commissioned by digital commerce experts Greenlight Commerce with some respondents (3%) having wasted up to £3 million. The study, which questioned 100 UK based e-commerce
Accurate destination data for deliveries would cut UK carbon emissions by the equivalent of taking 56,000 cars off the road
PostTag, the destination data engine, today announced the findings from its analysis of the environmental impact of address inaccuracy on the UK’s delivery sector.
The world’s largest diners’ club, tastecard, has partnered with Japanese street food and sushi restaurant YO! to offer members 2-for-1 on dishes throughout the week, with a continuous effort and mindset to support the high street.
Festival commerce set to boom as merchants predict a 12% increase in revenue over the next five years
Research released today by Barclaycard into the spending habits of UK festival-goers, reveals that pop-up commerce presents a growing opportunity for businesses, with those selling at live events benefiting from increased revenue, improved customer engagement and longer lasting loyalty.
Independents’ Day UK - a grass-roots campaign is calling on shoppers across the UK to spend £5 with an independent retailer this Thursday, 4 July.
The Wine and Spirit Trade Association has welcomed two new faces to its board as it concentrates increasingly on supporting imports and exports of wines and spirits as Britain edges closer to the prospect of a ‘no deal’ Brexit.
Following today’s release of Sainsbury's figures for the 16 weeks ending 29 June 2019, Thomas Brereton, retail Aanalyst at GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company, comments: ‘‘The myriad of negative growth figures covering Sainsbury’s eagerly awaited Q1 results appeared
Online grocery in Asia is developing at a rapid pace, with the market set to grow from its current value of US$99bn to US$295bn by 2023, according to the latest forecasts from international researcher IGD Asia.
VIA Outlets, Europe's fastest growing owner-operator of premium outlet shopping destinations, which grew its portfolio to 11 centres in its first 3 years, has appointed Otto Ambagtsheer as chief executive Officer. Otto previously held the role of chief operating officer,
The media that brands are currently investing in is changing rapidly, creating uncertainty in the advertising space and making it harder to prove the impact of media on brand sales. TV still represents a much larger proportion of media spend
Following a triumphant union at Taste of London, Berkshire’s dedicated fine snack enthusiasts, Made for Drink has decided to team up with rising beer star, Offshore Pilsner, from North Cornwall-based Sharp’s Brewery for the duration of the Great British summer.
Bar-Be-Quick, creator of the first instant barbecue, has launched Wood Free Briquettes, its first 100% sustainable briquettes, which are made from a combination of coconut husk, mango stones and corn stover.
Decathlon, the world’s biggest sports retailer, has announced plans for further UK investment that will see it open its 50th UK store and create 200 jobs by 2021, after total annual sales grew 14.4% and online sales increased 19.6%.
The regeneration of high streets in England has received a boost with the creation of a new government task force led by experts at Manchester Metropolitan University.
Wembley Park Market to launch featuring seven independent makers and merchants
Today, Bucherer 1888 and Rolex have unveiled their newly refurbished flagship boutique in Knightsbridge, London. The store, located in the luxury residential and retail complex at One Hyde Park, went through a 12-week redesign led by the Rolex Interior Design
Hammerson announces today the appointment of Howard Ebison as its new operations director. Ebison will drive the operational performance of Hammerson’s flagship destinations across the UK & Ireland, overseeing the delivery of excellent consumer experiences, and creating commercially compelling venues
Irish food and drink producers’ preparedness for Brexit spikes, as the levels of stockholding doubles
As the Brexit deadline approaches once more, the Bord Bia Brexit Barometer 2019: Results & Actions, published today, reveals that Irish food and drink firms’ preparedness for Brexit has jumped to 93%.
Contentsquare, a leading digital experience insights platform used by UK retail brands like Dreams, Clarks and Moss Bros, has acquired Israel-based experience analytics company Clicktale, which has clients such as Dell, RBS and T-Mobile.
Boots has become the first national pharmacy, health and beauty retailer in the UK to move to unbleached (brown) paper carrier bags as standard. It will also be the first national pharmacy chain to move to unbleached paper dispensing bags.