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How the rise in omnichannel retailing has altered retailers’ talent strategies

The growth of the internet, social media and mobile technology has had a meteoric impact on almost every area of modern life. However, perhaps none have been as profound as the changes that have taken place in retail. As anyone working in the sect...
05:14PM - Wed 16th July 2014

What can retailers learn from Comet’s insolvency?

In 2011, Comet was bought by private equity group OpCapita for £2 but continued to struggle. The next year Deloitte was rushed in as administrators under a pre- pack rescue package. When Comet was liquidated nearly 7,000 employees were unfortunate...
09:08AM - Wed 16th July 2014

Appointments

Derek Lovelock and founder David Scacchetti

Mamas & Papas appoints Derek Lovelock as interim CEO

Nursery retailer Mamas & Papas has appointed retail veteran Derek Lovelock as interim chief executive officer.Lovelack was recently chairman of Karen Millen and Aurora Fashions, owner of the Coast, Oasis and Warehouse brands and has extensive expe...
09:43AM - Thu 14th August 2014
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Profile: Morrisons chairman Andrew Higginson

Struggling Morrisons have announced that the man entrusted to change their fortunes is former Tesco director and Poundland chairman Andrew Higginson who will assume Sir Ian Gibson’s role as the chairman of Britain’s fourth biggest supermarket.Afte...
11:06AM - Wed 13th August 2014
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