BT has announced it is a founding member of the Acuitas Digital Alliance, bringing together like-minded technology innovators determined to bring the full benefits of the new digital era across the entire supply chain, all the way to the physical
Dassault Systèmes, the 3DEXPERIENCE Company, leader in 3D design software, 3D Digital Mock Up and Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solutions, have announced that Boyner Group, the leading retail company in Turkey, is using the My Collection industry solution experience to
Clavis Insight (www.clavisinsight.com ) has analyzed the presence and performance of leading cold and flu remedy brands across five online channels in the UK (Asda, Boots Sainsbury’s, Ocado, Tesco), to establish how brands are positioned to benefit from the growth
Segura will be exhibiting at RBTE for the first time in 2016, introducing visitors to stand 1015 to its supply chain transparency software.
Designed to help businesses to understand, monitor and control their supply chain, the system enables retailers to mitigate
Smart Kitchen Commerce company Freshub today announced that renowned retail technology veterans David Hoodis and Danny Westheimer have agreed to assume active roles on the company’s Advisory Board. This coincides with the company’s 2016 plans to aggressively expand its presence
Last night, Walpole revealed the 2016 selections for its esteemed Brands of Tomorrow programme. The line-up announces those trailblazing innovators who have caught the attention of the world of luxury, considered to be paving the way for generations to come.
Click and collect surged during the peak trading period
P&MM, an award winning performance improvement agency, has released findings from analysis it has conducted of companies operating a formal employee recognition programme. The data reveals that employers can expect to gain nearly four years length of service when the
The latest supermarket share figures from Kantar Worldpanel in Ireland, published today for the 12 weeks ending 3 January, show a strong uplift for the Irish grocery market. Shoppers relaxed their purse strings over Christmas, resulting in an overall market
A hard-hitting report has proposed a radical new model to get investment back into Britain’s high streets.
The Town Centre Investment Zones report, launched today by a group of property industry experts, demonstrates that asset management of the high street could
Kurt Geiger, a leading British footwear and accessories retailer, which in December was acquired by private equity group Cinven, has chosen Karlie Kloss as its face for spring summer 2016.
Nisa has reported a significant improvement in profitability over the 10 week Christmas trading period to 3 January 2016. Profit for the period was £520,000, compared to a loss of £2.4m in 2014. The festive period also saw Nisa produce
Grosvenor Fund Management (GFM) has today announced that Skechers, the athletics, dress, casual and work shoes brand headquartered in Manhatton Beach, California, is to open a 3,578sq ft regional flagship in Liverpool ONE in spring.
Paperchase, the specialist retailer of design-led stationery, greetings cards, wrap and gifts, posted a 5.9% increase in UK like-for-like sales for the five week period 23 November to 27 December 2015.
Hungryhouse.co.uk has launched the second instalment of its winning Tap & Taste TV campaign, owning the real meaning of takeaway and sticking to its brand direction with the continued focus on quality food and enjoyment together with friends in a
Scotland’s premium bath and beauty brand, The Scottish Fine Soaps Company, is set to launch three new stand-out collections at the UK’s leading gift and trade event, The Spring Fair, at the NEC in Birmingham next month (7 to 11
Northwest food and drink retailer Booths delivered resilient Christmas sales. Overall sales were up +5.9% with like-for-like sales down -1.4% over the Christmas trading period*, the retailer reports. Sales held up well against the backdrop of a challenging retail market
It seems Christmas 2015 was the season of same day delivery as more retailers than ever offered the service to get parcels to Britain’s doorsteps. Last Christmas, 11% of shoppers questioned between 21 and 23r of December had used same
Footfall in December was 2.2% down on a year ago, marginally lower than the 2.1% decline in November, underperforming the three-month average rate of -1.6%, according to the December BRC/Springboard Footfall and Vacancies Monitor.
Footfall in retail park locations increased 2.1%
Bonmarché, one of the UK’s largest women’s value retailers, has reported a 1.3% decline in like-for-like sales in the 13 weeks to 26 December 2015.
Sales for the quarter increased by 3.4% with sales for the 39 weeks to 26 December
Finsbury Food Group, a leading UK speciality bakery manufacturer of cake, bread and morning goods for both the retail and foodservice channels, has reported on a strong trading performance throughout the Christmas period.
Total company sales revenues grew to £156.6m, an
WELLY, a new range of delicious cooked meats is set to shake up the cooked meat market by offering a branded product with quality, traceability and personality. In a sector notorious for own label, WELLY aims to bring loyalty to
UK retailers saw bumper online sales over the Christmas trading period but experienced more challenging conditions on the high street, according to analyses from payments processing company Worldpay.
Electronics retailers emerged strongest from the Christmas period seeing an overall 3%
Studio Press - the newest imprint under Kings Road Publishing, a division of Bonnier Publishing - is to develop a new Harry Potter Colouring Book range, following on the success of the bestselling Harry Potter Colouring Book. Officially licensed from
BrightSign, a global market leader in digital signage media players, has announced GAME, the UK’s leading video games retailer has equipped its 320 stores with 1,300+ BrightSign digital signage players in a transformative project that enhances the customer experience, reduces