Saturday, September 22, 2018

Responsible shopping on rise despite downturn

UK shoppers are seeking responsible and ethically sourced products despite the squeeze on finances, new data released today reveals. Shopper research agency Shoppercentric found...

Amazon considering Asos bid

Pure play e-tailer Amazon is considering a bid on fashion e-tailer Asos, according to reports, with the former seeking to strengthen its position in...

Consumer sentiment strongest in a year

Consumer sentiment in the UK is at its strongest level in a year, according to data released today. Business advisory firm Deloitte‘s Consumer Tracker...

Disposable income continues to rise

UK families‘ disposable incomes rose for the fourth consecutive month in September as well as recording the largest rise in nearly three years, according...

Sainsbury’s in supplier Hall of Shame

Supermarket chain Sainsbury‘s has today been criticised over its move to more than double payment times to all of its non-food suppliers. Last month,...

Mothercare LFLs up amid turnaround

Parent & child products retailer Mothercare has seen like-for-like (LFL) sales creep up 0.3 per cent in its second quarter though total sales plummeted...

M&S under fire for “real women” campaign

High street stalwart Marks and Spencer (M&S) has come under fire for using “real women” in a new advertising campaign, with critics taking to...

Q&A: Head of Retail at Quintain Phil Cottingham

Phil Cottingham operates as Head of Retail at Quintain and is leading the development of the London Designer Outlet (LDO) in Wembley. He spoke...

The Original Factor Shop sales up 13.6%

Local non-food convenience retailer The Original Factory Shop has reported a total sales rise of 13.6 per cent in its first half as the...

UK economy “will return to growth” in H2

The UK economy is set to grow in the second half of the year thanks to “a revival on the high street”, according to...

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