Saturday, July 21, 2018
June footfall

June footfall dips despite World Cup spending boost

Retail footfall dipped for the seventh month in a row in June as the heatwave deterred consumers from visiting shops.

Hobbycraft posts 8th consecutive year of sales growth

Hobbycraft has hailed a successful transformation strategy after revealing rising revenues for the eighth consecutive year.
June retail sales

World Cup fever boosts June retail sales

The World Cup has inspired Brits to open their wallets and spend, with total retail sales in June rising 2.3 per cent.

Contactless payments will be soon be capped at 5-in-a-row

Shoppers will have to enter their PIN number after five consecutive contactless payments as under new measures.

Westminster Council reveals £727,000 plans for Oxford Street

Westminster City Council (WCC) have revealed its plans for the future of Oxford Street as tensions grow.
B&Q cut prices

B&Q splashes out £100m to cut prices

B&Q is set to splurge £100 million in an investment drive that aims to lower overall shop prices and cut back on promotions.

Aldi & Lidl to close early if England makes World Cup final

Both Aldi and Lidl have pledged to close their stores early if England gets to the World Cup final on Sunday.

Home Bargains shamed for underpaying thousands of staff

Home Bargains has been exposed by the government for paying its staff less than the national living wage to is staff.
business rates payments

Thousands of retailers dragged to court over missing business rates payments

Thousands of businesses - many of which are high street retailers - have been dragged to court for not being able to keep up...

The high street has endured the worst six months for over a decade

The high street has experienced the worst first half to a year in more than a decade, as sales drop for a fifth consecutive month

Feature Resource

Visual Transformation: Creating High-Impact Customer Experiences

In the digital age, consumers expect a customer journey that goes above and beyond. With this in mind, Magento has partnered with Zmags to...