Waitrose MD Mark Price appointed Deputy Chairman of C4

Mark Price has been appointed Deputy Chairman of Channel 4 as he takes on his second promotion in a week. Price, who joined the...

Ikea appoints Gillian Drakeford as UK and Ireland Country Manager

Ikea has appointed Gillian Drakeford to the role of country manager for the UK and Ireland. She will take up the position on Thursday,...

EE appoints new Chief of Customer Service

EE have appointed Francoise Clemes to the role of Chief of Customer Service. Clemes joined the company in 2011 from France Telecom Group in...

Costa Coffee appoints Carol Welch as brand and innovation director.

Carol Welch will join the coffee chain at the end of the month from the Jordans and Ryvita Company, which is owned by Associated...

John Lewis Partnership hires Waitrose MD Mark Price

Britain‘s biggest department store group, John Lewis Partnership, have appointed Waitrose Managing Director Mark Price as its new Deputy Chairman. Charlie Mayfield, Chairman of...

Boden hires former Isobar CEO as Global Director

Boden has appointed former Isobar chief executive Penny Herriman as its first global brand director. The British fashion brand, whose fans include David and...

John Lewis Retail Director appointed UKCVA chairman

The UK China Visa Alliance (UKCVA) has appointed John Lewis Retail Director Andrew Murphy as chairman. Murphy, who has been at John Lewis for...

Tesco aims to restore public trust with new appointment

Tesco has hired a senior executive from the National Farmers‘ Union as it attempts to restore public trust following the horsemeat scandal. Britain‘s largest...

Argos hires Amazon exec in huge digital reinvention

Argos has stepped up its effort to be a digital-led retailer by appointing former Amazon executive Bertrand Bodson to the newly created position of...

John Lewis appoints new Buying & Brand Director

Department store John Lewis has appointed Paula Nickolds as Buying & Brand director who will join the John Lewis Management Board. Nickolds will take...

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The Big Picture: the role of video, photography, and content in...

With the retail sector facing some of its biggest challenges ever and transitioning to even more of a digital model, customer experiences have become...