After over a month spent working from home, Kellogg’s UK is encouraging its office-based and field sales colleagues to take that much needed break away from their screens with its Summer Hours scheme.
Caterers planning the return to work post-lockdown face a new set of practical challenges. Vegware has created a 24-page interactive guide to new packaging considerations, to help foodservice plan for new socially-distanced service models.
Coffee lovers can pick up freshly roasted coffee, other hot and cold drinks and cakes to go at 200 Degrees Coffee’s Carrington Street shop in Nottingham, which has reopened today (Monday 11 May).
Nielsen Global Connect, the global measurement and data analytics company, today announces a new global framework which identifies how businesses across global markets will navigate new economic challenges in the COVID-19 pandemic environment. ‘Rebound’ relates to a fast recovery
Your economy needs you. Coffee entrepreneur Emma Loisel is calling on the Chancellor of the Exchequer, Rishi Sunak, to summon the VE day spirit and allow furloughed workers to be able to return to work to support their struggling companies.
StarStock, the e-commerce business helping pubs convert to food shops, is now powering a new initiative from supermarket giant Asda to help vulnerable and shielded customers receive food and essential items.
Manchester-based PZ Cussons, a leading international consumer products group, announces that as part of its COVID-19 support programme, it will donate 500,000 bottles of Carex Hand Wash and Hand Sanitiser gel products to charities, vulnerable community support groups and NHS
Supermarkets across the country are bracing for a potential steep increase in demand later this week, as the British public will prepare to enjoy increased freedoms following the Prime Minister’s announcement of lockdown easing this past weekend.
Moderna’s mRNA COVID-19 Vaccine ready for Phase II as vaccine development picks up pace, say analysts
Following the news that Moderna’s mRNA COVID-19 vaccine candidate received FDA approval to start Phase II clinical studies; Philipp Rosenbaum, PhD, Infectious Diseases Analyst at GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company, offers his view: “With plans to start Phase
A significant increase in the total prevalence of PTSD is expected globally amid the COVID-19 pandemic - with the risk for women being twice as high as men, says GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company. GlobalData’s latest report, ‘Post-Traumatic Stress
Bradley Williams, director of Unique Fire and Security, says fever screening technology will support businesses in protecting staff and customers as lockdown measures are relaxed
As part of its ongoing commitment to the preservation of the hospitality industry, Grey Goose has today announced the launch of House Pour, a new global video series that will live on Grey Goose brand social channels, and feature out-of-work
Dressed in vintage outfits and waving mini union jack flags it was a patriotic scene this morning at a Coop food store in Terrington St Clements as the store led a community sing-a-long to mark the 75th anniversary of VE
Despite COVID-19 lockdown wiping off US$420bn from China’s retail market, rebounding sentiment will boost H2 spend, say analysts
The COVID-19 lockdown and the disruption to retail is expected to wipe off ¥3.0 trillion (US$420bn) from China’s retail market in 2020, causing a 1.8% fall in retailer sales in 2020 over 2019. This compares with pre-COVID growth estimates of
Following the announcement of Lyft and Uber’s earnings; Wafaa Hassan, Thematic Analyst at GlobalData offers her view on the impact of COVID-19 on Lyft and Uber: “Ride sharing providers Lyft and Uber are suffering at the hands of COVID-19. In
Central England Co-op can today reveal the launch date and a first look at its brand new community store in Nottingham.
Klarna, the leading global payments and shopping provider, today released new data that tracks how UK consumer purchasing habits have evolved while under lockdown and as the COVID-19 outbreak continues.
Fear. Uncertainty. A growing sense of panic every time the president delivers a national address about the far-reaching effects of the coronavirus. Chatter around the workplace these days is filled with questions like: Will I get sick? Will I have
Pricer has announced the Dutch co-operative supermarket chain PLUS Retail, with more than 265 supermarkets across The Netherlands, has signed a framework agreement for the deployment of Pricer’s electronic shelf label platform. There are no minimum commitments for volumes or
Bacardi announces World Cocktail Day livestream masterclass, as research shows ‘Cocktail Hour’ is back
New research conducted ahead of World Cocktail Day, shows more than half (53%) of Brits surveyed believe the cocktail hour has made a comeback in recent weeks, with 7.30pm emerging as the time people are most likely to raise a
Fuel supplier Certas Energy has launched Certas Energy Dealer Rewards, a new online resource that offers free access to personal wellbeing tools, learning courses and discounts from leading brands.
Rick Harrison and Neil Gostelow from KPMG’s Restructuring practice have been appointed joint administrators to Dawsons Music. Established in 1898 in Warrington and employing approximately 75 people, Dawsons is one of the oldest retailers of musical instruments in the UK.
A new survey of 2,000+ UK consumers finds a significant proportion of UK consumers are “more likely” to use click and collect services at both essential and non-essential retailers during the coronavirus outbreak.
As European countries re-open shops post lockdown, online retail sales growth has dropped considerably, perhaps indicating that consumers are turning to physical stores once more, data from tech firm Emarsys suggests.
Borough Market, London’s world-renowned historic food market, is launching a new ‘Click & Collect By Car’ service enabling customers to order groceries and store cupboard essentials online and collect their order from the Market without leaving their car.