Argos website suffers technical glitch

Catalogue retailer Argos suffered website problems for a second day yesterday following a revamped design of its site.Displaying an error message on some, but not all computers, customers were told that access had been blocked due to a high volume of visitors but users complained via social media that this was inacc... read more...
09:54AM - Thu 30th October 2014

Samsung profits fall

South Korean firm Samsung Electronics has posted its smallest quarterly earnings in over two years as profit margins dwindle due to rivalry from Apple Inc.’s new iPhones as well as cheaper Chinese devices.Net income, excluding minority interests, ...
10:20AM - Thu 30th October 2014

eBay’s guide to mobile selling success this Christmas

The festive season is already upon us with over 700 “Christmas” items being sold per hour on eBay in the last month. And with 40% of eBay transactions globally touched by mobile at some point in the transaction, getting your mobile strategy right ...
10:50AM - Wed 29th October 2014

Next lowers profits expectations for the full year

High street fashion retailer Next has lowered its expectations for annual profit after warm weather steered shoppers away from buying its winter ranges.In a trading update this morning, Next said:“On 30 September Next advised that we would reduce ...
10:42AM - Wed 29th October 2014

Retailers and FMCG offer top placements, the UKs leading website for undergraduate work experience, recently announced its Top 100 Placement and Internship Employers. This year, ten retail and FMCG companies made the cut.Enterprise Rent-A-Car ranks the highest of t...
10:19AM - Wed 29th October 2014
The UK's most authentic brand

The UK's most authentic brands

In research released today carried out by Cohn & Wolfe, a global communications and public relations agency, the top 10 most authentic brands, in the UK and globally have been revealed.Named unprompted by customers, Marks & Spencer’s, Tesco and Jo...
10:00AM - Wed 29th October 2014
A rendering of Al Maryah Central

Bloomingdale’s and Macy’s to open in Abu Dhabi

Abu Dhabi, the capital and second most populated city of the UAE, will welcome its first Bloomingdale’s department store and the first international Macy’s department store outside the USA.Gulf Related – the joint venture between Gulf Capital and ...
09:36AM - Wed 29th October 2014
The 12 hour store, 36 South Molton St

Big things start small

This week sees one of London’s prime locations open doors for six small business, as a result of a campaign by iZettle to empower lesser known retailers.Provider of mobile payments, iZettle was founded by Swedish entrepreneur Jacob de Geer and has...
12:14PM - Tue 28th October 2014
Alex Baldock, Chief Executive of

Shop Direct posts a quintupling in profits

Multi brand online retailer Shop Direct has posted an impressive 512% increase in pre-tax profits to £40.4m in its year to June 30.The e-tailer said earnings were primarily boosted by its brand and mobile growth across the group, which ...
11:07AM - Tue 28th October 2014

The sofa surfing trend

New research carried out at the end of last month by discount site, has proven that 44% of consumers in the UK shop whilst watching TV, and the average ‘sofa surfer’ spends £125.13 on a Saturday evening.As the nights draw in qui...
10:07AM - Tue 28th October 2014

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