March consumer confidence

March consumer confidence holds steady despite Brexit fears

Consumer confidence remained in negative territory throughout March, although the figure was stable compared to February.
Co-op code of practice

Co-op found to have breached groceries code of practice

An investigation has found that the Co-op has breached the code of practice on two counts.

Majestic Wine to drop name & rebrand as Naked Wines

// Majestic Wine will rebrand as Naked Wines from June  // Focus of new business will be on online and international growth // CEO: “Where we have no choice...
Brexit

KPMG cuts UK economic growth amid “cocktail of uncertainty” over Brexit

// Even if a deal is reached over Breixt, KPMG research predicts a further cut in UK economy // Confederation of British Industry (CBI) calls for...

Tesco pulls British products from Irish stores amid Brexit uncertainty

// Tesco apologises after incorrectly blaming Brexit for removal of British products from Irish stores // Chairman of Small Businesses accuses Tesco of using "Brexit...
Paperchase CVA

Creditors greenlight Paperchase’s CVA

Paperchase has obtained approval from creditors to push ahead with its CVA, which will see a radical shake-up of its rent duties.
april tax cuts

Fears mount for retailers as councils admit issues ahead of April tax cuts

Many retailers are still either waiting for their discounts or haven’t even applied, according to a leading real estate adviser.
retail crime

Cost of crime in retail surges 12% to £1.9bn

The total cost of crime and crime prevention for retailers in 2018 surged by 12 per cent to £1.9 billion.
February retail sales

February sees unexpected retail sales growth

Shoppers continued to spend in February, with an unexpected rise in retail sales.
Links of London

Links of London calls in advisers as it lurches towards collapse

Links of London has reportedly called in advisers to review its options as it edges towards collapse, placing 500 jobs at risk.

Feature Resource

The retailer buyer’s guide to managing product information

You come to the realization that there is a lot of duplicate work going on across your company. Manufacturing, sales, marketing and e-commerce are...