Wednesday, October 16, 2019

Comment: PCI change ups the stakes

Mandated by Visa USA in June 2001, the Cardholder Information Security Program (CISP) is a set of security standards aimed at protecting credit card...

Clinton Cards closes 17 more stores

Floundering greetings cards retailer Clinton Cards is to close a further 17 stores by Friday, its administrators have announced this afternoon. Zolfo Cooper, appointed...

N Brown Chairman stands down as sales rise

Internet and catalogue home shopping retail business N Brown Group has today announced that Lord Alliance of Manchester is to stand down as Chairman...

Spiderman toy to scale sales heights of £45 million

Research firm NPD has predicted that the release of The Amazing Spider–Man today will inspire a surge in sales of commemorative toy merchandise, bringing...

CBRE guides Cath Kidston on expansion

Fashion and homewares specialist Cath Kidston is continuing its UK expansion under the guidance of CB Richard Ellis (CBRE), it has been announced. Opening...

Poundland‘s Retail Director talks strategy

Poundland Retail Director Tim McDonnell today welcomed the retailer‘s strong results as it continues to maintain focus on its customer offerings. Earlier today, the...

The Entertainer donates over £150,000 to charity

Toyshop chain The Entertainer has today announced that its customers donated spare change half a million times, raising over £150,000 for charity. Pennies, the...

Airport retailers going for gold

Today has seen the launch of Jamie Oliver‘s food offerings Jamie‘s Italian, Jamie‘s Bakery and Union Jack Bar , an exclusive outreach opening of...

Poundland EBITDA rises 26.5%

Discount retailer Poundland has seen sales rise 21.6 per cent as it continues its focus on expansion across the UK and Ireland, it has...

Jamie Oliver opens at Gatwick

Celebrity chef Jamie Oliver has today opened a dining area within Gatwick airport. Oliver has opened a restaurant facility designed exclusively for the North...

Feature Resource

A Day in the Life of an Effective Store Manager

Scheduling, finding fill-ins for last-minute shift changes, and distributing corporate memos. Store managers are forced to squander at least 25% of their time on...