Sunday, September 27, 2020

Park Group sees 12% customer billings rise

Voucher and gift card company Park Group saw a 12 per cent rise in customer billings in the six months to September 30th 2012...

3m Brits will avoid high street this Christmas

Over three million British shoppers will not buy a single present on the high street this Christmas, a new survey has revealed. A Casio...

Retailers enjoy £1.75bn Christmas spending boost

Shops across the country saw a boost of £1.75 billion in Christmas spending last weekend in what was the busiest retail weekend of the...

London‘s West End to receive £25m investment

London‘s West End will receive £25 million over the next five years, after retailers voted to keep New West End Company in control of...

First government pop-up will showcase British start-ups

Eric Pickles opened the “first ever Whitehall pop-up shop” in the headquarters of the Department for Communities and Local Government this morning in a...

766,000 Brits leave shopping til Xmas Eve

A staggering 766,000 Brits leave most of their Christmas shopping until Christmas Eve, according to new research, despite the rise in online shopping and...

Greggs CEO exits

High street bakery retailer Greggs has announced today that CEO Ken McMeikan is to stand down from his role in favour of taking up...

Brighthouse sales jump 13.2%

Rent-to-own retail specialist Brighthouse has seen revenue rise 13.2 per cent in its first half to £142.8 million as it seeks to build its...

Midnight opening for M&S on Christmas Eve

High street retailer Marks and Spencer (M&S) is to open at midnight on Christmas Eve morning ahead of one of the busiest shopping days...

No business rates freeze in Autumn Statement

Chancellor George Osborne delivered his Autumn Statement this afternoon and failed to announce a long hoped-for business rates freeze in 2013, increasing financial pressures...

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The new festive shopping report

Find out what consumers are looking for in their seasonal shopping experience in our New Normal Festive Shopping Report. Get insights from our poll of 2,000...