The latest figures from Kantar show take-home grocery sales rose by 12.5% during the 12 weeks to 21 February 2021. Sales were even stronger over the past month, increasing by 15.1%, the fastest rate of growth since June 2020 as
White Rose, part of the Landsec retail portfolio, has announced the signing of Mozza, the wood fired pizza specialist, for its first-ever site in England. Due to open this summer once restrictions allow, the 2,273sq ft eatery will be
A quarter of Brits opting to follow sustainable diets to tackle global warming amidst urgent calls to curb wildlife extinction
In the wake of a recent UN-backed report claiming that plant heavy diets are urgently needed to curb rising levels of wildlife loss, a new survey by Spoon Guru - the established London-based global AI food technology start-up - reveals
Waitrose is boosting its efforts to help customers tackle food waste at home and in its supply chain and on farm through a number of initiatives.
The opening of the first Amazon Go cashierless grocery store in the UK is perfectly timed to reduce physical contact during the pandemic, says ParcelHero
Müller believes that beyond health, food should be a great source of pleasure and add taste to life. It creates a variety of delicious branded yogurts and desserts in the UK, and through the goodness of dairy, and the importance
Supermarket Aldi has today published the UK’s sweetest opportunity, as it launches a nationwide search for the most chocolate obsessed group of people to join Aldi as ‘Chief Easter Egg Tasting Officers’.
One third of all food produced in the world is never eaten, and the amount of food wasted globally could provide more than enough to feed every undernourished person on the planet. Not only is this a major moral concern
Footfall across UK retail destinations rose by +11% last week from the week before, Springboard reports
Latest data from retail experts Springboard reveals that last week, footfall in UK retail destinations rose by +11% last week from the week before, driven by rises in activity in all three destination types. However, the increase in footfall
Leading independent drinks firm, Kingsland Drinks, will boost its bag-in-box wine capabilities in 2021 with a six-figure investment in additional production line machinery that will reinforce its position as a full-service drinks company and leverage the booming bag-in-box sector.
Ozon, a leading multi-category online marketplace, announces the opening of a new IT lab in St. Petersburg.
Hotter Shoes, the UK’s biggest footwear manufacturer, is celebrating raising more than £120,000 for Marie Curie with the launch of its latest limited edition charity partnership design.
International Women’s Day is to be marked with a special virtual event open to the public featuring three inspiring female leaders from retailer Central England Co-op as well as an array of diverse presentations.
The plant-based pizza pioneers, One Planet Pizza, are launching the UK’s first frozen Plant-Based Mac N Cheese Pizza, of the ultimate comfort food collaboration for hungry consumers. The MAC is a limited-edition pizza, which is not only luxuriously indulgent
Focus on wellbeing has led to shoppers wanting to buy gifts as treats for themselves and for others, research finds
New research shows focus on wellbeing and consideration for others has led to shoppers wanting to buy gifts as treats for themselves and for others
Mindful Chef, the UK’s highest rated recipe box service, is proud to be one of the 175 small to medium sized businesses in the UK that is certified as a B-Crop. Determined to use its business as a force for
Following today’s release of Halfords figures for the seven weeks ending 19 February 2021; Jonathan Rock, retail analyst at GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company, offers his view: “Halfords announced it expects its full-year profit before tax to be
By now, you’ve all probably seen (and swooned over) the magnificent Carolina Herrera lipsticks. And while the cosmetic formula is certainly a reason they have been so well received the world over, it’s the exterior of the tubes which has
The COVID-19 pandemic disrupted multiple industries in 2020, however the global market for technical consumer goods (excl. North America) displayed resilience with a value growth of +2 percent in the full year. Consumers turned to tech to continue working and
Today, Dettol announces the launch of a new program to help businesses raise hygiene standards when they reopen in partnership with CleanedUp (a brand of theUp.co) who supply simple and easy to install sanitising solutions. The new partnership will offer
The UK is the third most shopped market for international online purchases, topped only by China and the US, according to exclusive research from the leading cross-border e-commerce technology and services provider, eShopWorld (ESW).
LeadingBuy Now, Pay Later (BNPL) provider Zip today announces its UK arrival with Homebase one of its first major brand partners – the first and only omnichannel BNPL provider for the home and garden experts.
Loop Cashmere, the direct-to-consumer luxury cashmere brand with sustainability at its core, has launched with financial backing from one of the UK’s leading retail experts.
In The Style, the fast-growing e-commerce womenswear fashion brand with an innovative influencer collaboration model, announces the intention to seek admission of the Company's ordinary shares to trading on AIM, a market of the London Stock Exchange.
Worldline, the European leader in the payments and transactional services industry, has extended its partnership with TJ Morris, the multi-business company trading as Home Bargains, to speed up transaction times.