Friday, January 21, 2022

Poundland owner Pepco CEO Andy Bond exits due to health reasons

Poundland owner Pepco Group's chief executive, Andy Bond is set to leave the company following seven years in the role.
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Pepco posts strong uplift in full year sales amid new store openings

Pepco Group posts a 17.2% increase in full year revenue as it continues its roll out of new stores amid the easing of Covid restrictions.

Lidl seeks to expand store size as it considers retail parks

Lidl is seeking larger stores as chief executive Christian Härtnagel announces the latest flexing of its property requirements.

Poundstretcher rewards staff bonus for “ongoing hard work” during CVA

Poundstretcher has announced it is rewarding all of its employees in recognition of their hard work throughout the pandemic, as well as the company’s restructure after its CVA.

Aldi sells Cuthbert The Caterpillar toy despite M&S lawsuit

Aldi has launched a toy version of its Cuthbert The Caterpillar cake, following his appearance in the supermarket’s latest Christmas advert.

Mere delays UK store openings due to supply chain challenges

Mere has said it is struggling to reach enough products and buyers as its supply chain continues to be affected by delays.

Aldi offers click-and-collect on Christmas groceries

Aldi has announced that it is offering customers the chance to use its click-and-collect service to complete their Christmas groceries this year.
Primark Cares sustainability

Primark sustainability strategy will not “put prices up”

Chief executive Paul Marchant reveals focus on making sustainable clothing affordable to all and confirms no plans for an ecommerce platform.

Poundland to open or refresh nearly 50 shops ahead of Christmas

Poundland has announced it will open or refurbish nearly 50 stores across the UK in time for Christmas.

Poundland to launch first-ever national TV ad after store revamp

Poundland is set to unveil its first-ever national TV advertising campaign following a revamp of its 800-plus stores.

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The State of Digital Marketing

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