Wednesday, July 18, 2018

COMMENT: What’s behind the surge of collaborations in retail?

Why are major retailers such as Sainsbury's and Asda, and Tesco and Carrefour, suddenly adopting a more collaborative approach?

Sainsbury’s food-to-go ranges to be sold in WHSmith

Sainsburys food-to-go ranges will soon be available across numerous WHSmith stores as the pair announce a trial partnership.
John Lewis board

John Lewis Partnership appoints Andy Martin to the board

The John Lewis Partnership has announced the appointment of Andy Martin to the board as a non-executive director.

Big Interview: Andy Clarke, former CEO, Asda

Andy Clarke’s career has, whether intentionally or not, served to mould the grocery sector as it stands today.

Morrisons trials plastic bottle return vending machines

Morrisons has introduced plastic bottle return vending machines in two stores of its stores.

Sainsbury’s new chairman questioned over role in disastrous Lloyds deal

Sainsbury’s newly inbound chairman Martin Scicluna has been heavily criticised by its shareholders.
Tesco equal pay

Tesco’s £4bn equal pay challenge inches closer as claimants grow to 1000

The equal pay challenge that could force Tesco to fork out £4 billion in back pay has reached a significant milestone.

Iceland one-ups Aldi & Lidl in early World Cup final closure

Iceland has joined Aldi and Lidl in their pledges to close early on Sunday if England reach the World Cup final.
Sainsbury's chairman

Martin Scicluna to replace David Tyler as Sainsbury’s chairman

Sainsbury's has appointed Martin Scicluna as its new non-executive chairman to succeed David Tyler, who is stepping down from the role after nine years. Sainsbury's...

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.

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...