Creating a retail supply chain for all seasons

For fashion retailers, it has been a difficult couple of months. The likes of M&S and Next have cited the recent mild weather as...

Your M&S suffers pre-Christmas hit

Shares in M&S fell by more than 3% yesterday as it was revealed on the weekend that the British retailer is being forced to...

Wishing for a successful e-commerce season

In the run up to Christmas, Retail Gazette stumbled upon a letter to Santa from Philip Rooke, CEO at Spreadshirt: Dear Santa, CEOs are...

Ikea sets New Year celebrations off with a bonus bang

Christmas has come early for UK Ikea workers, as they are set to receive a 10% salary bonus in the New Year. The multinational...

HMV snaps at the heels of retail giant Amazon for UK number one spot

In July, guest contributor Roger Hyslop commented on the slight improvement of the once dominant retail icon, HMV, since Hilco rescued it from...

Click and Collect: What does this trend mean for the retail industry?

The popularity of click-and-collect services amongst consumers has come as no surprise to retailers. Over the past six months, the e-commerce space has...

More tech innovation needed to accelerate the burgeoning online retail sector

In 2013, the UK spent £91billion online as the online retail market grew 16% (IMRG, 16th Jan 2014). As more and more of us...

Currency firm says Amazon fees ‘onerous‘

British e-tailers selling their products in Europe via Amazon will now receive euros directly into their bank accounts – but with hefty fees attached,...

Consumers say ‘no’ to Amazon’s anticipatory shipping plan

UK consumers would not welcome a move from Amazon to ship products to them before they had actually been ordered, according to a new...

Comment: What‘s set to define retail in 2014?

As we enter into spring, now would be a good time to reflect on what winter, and specifically the festive season, has revealed about...

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What the High Street will look like after Covid-19

Survival of the fittest: How the High Street will evolve after the crisis Wondering what the High Street is going to look like after lockdown...