How MAC use popular culture to promote sales

The Rocky Horror Picture Show inspired makeup range
Internationally successful make-up brand MAC are known for producing exciting and unique limited edition collections.In 2014 alone numerous of celebrity collaborations ranges have been released by MAC. Model/actress Brooke Shields is their most recent release with make-up inspired by her day to night looks. Mother a... read more...
08:45AM - Thu 2nd October 2014
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Be ‘Bluetooth Smart’: Using beacons to transform the retail experience

Today, most people who use smartphones are familiar with GPS technology, which popular location-based services and applications rely on – for example, when you check in to a location on Facebook, GPS can determine your location anywhere on Earth, ...
09:50AM - Thu 2nd October 2014

The savvy shopper: Stores that never have sales

We have all experienced that annoying moment when you buy an item then two weeks later see it reduced in the sale section of the store – worst of all you haven’t even used/worn the product!Many high end designers choose not to put their products o...
09:42AM - Wed 1st October 2014

Why retailers need to become companies that care

Any successful retail business depends on delivering great customer service, and that requires talented and motivated staff. But competition for the best people is fierce. Not only has staff turnover in the sector traditionally been high, but reta...
09:37AM - Wed 1st October 2014

House of Fraser partners with Caffe Nero

The department store House of Fraser and coffee shop Caffe Nero have teamed up to create a new multi channel shopping concept combining the love of online shopping and coffee.The two brands have got together to create a hybrid of a House and Frase...
09:30AM - Wed 1st October 2014

Jack Wills ready to grow East

Preppy British brand Jack Wills has announced a move into the Asian market as it prepares to open stores in Singapore, Macau and Hong Kong before the end of this year. The fashion retailer’s push into the Far East precedes potential expansion oppo...
09:25AM - Wed 1st October 2014

Will Halloween shake up retailer profits?

With an estimation of around 60% of families within the UK getting involved with Halloween this year, the expectation of retailers to meet demand is high. Alastair Lockhart, insight Director at Savvy Marketing believes, “Halloween has grown to bec...
08:56AM - Wed 1st October 2014

As Tesco falls, Aldi booms

Aldi’s operating profits were at more than £271 million for 2013 while the Big Four grocery chains continue to struggle.The supermarket chain is currently planning a nationwide expansion programme and, in response to competitors attempting to matc...
09:33AM - Tue 30th September 2014

HR Blueprint redefining Business goals

The talent turnover within in each job industry ranges widely, yet it is no secret that the retail industry is where the highest levels of staff turnover lies.Andrea Cartwright, Director of HR at SuperGroup has identified that there is a need to d...
09:08AM - Tue 30th September 2014

Statistical Trends in Retail Crime over This Decade

The retail sector is an integral part of the UK economy, but crime continues to undermine both profits and growth. The British Retail Consortium (BRC) has carried out annual surveys of crime over the past decade that demonstrate how trends have ch...
09:04AM - Tue 30th September 2014

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