Monday, October 22, 2018

Asda’s new ‘Rapid Scan’ to revolutionise check-out

New technology developed by Asda will see airport style mini scanners at high-speed supermarket check-outs. The innovation takes the idea of the self-scan check-outs,...

Aldi the big winner as shoppers increasingly turn to discounters

Supermarkets Aldi and Waitrose announced strong sales growth for the four weeks ending 22 June- pointing towards continued pressure by consumers to find the...

Tesco aims to restore public trust with new appointment

Tesco has hired a senior executive from the National Farmers‘ Union as it attempts to restore public trust following the horsemeat scandal. Britain‘s largest...

Ocado announce pre-tax loss of £3.8m

Internet supermarket Ocado has announced wider loses, despite seeing its sales grow. Ocado have registered a pre-tax loss of £3.8m for the 24 weeks...

Tesco roll out online service in China

The world‘s third largest retailer announced on Wednesday the launch of its online shopping service in China. Tesco‘s online service will initially only be...

The Whiskey Shop rated best drinks retail website

The Whisky Shop has again taken the title of the best performing drinks retail website in June edging out its long-standing rival Spar (UK)...

John Lewis sales down 5.2% amid Jubilee comparison

Department store John Lewis saw total sales fall 5.2 per cent last week amid a number of seasonal variations including poor weather and last...

Sainsbury’s LFLs rise 0.8% amid “solid performance”

Supermarket Sainsbury‘s has seen like-for-like (LFL) sales in its first quarter edge up 0.7 per cent on last year, results released today reveal, as...

Waitrose sales slide 4.5% against tough comparatives

Upmarket supermarket Waitrose saw sales slide 4.5 per cent last week against tough comparatives due to the Diamond Jubilee last year, it has been...

Iceland LFLs up 1.1%

Frozen food & grocery retailer Iceland has seen like-for-like (LFL) sales rise 1.1 per cent in its full year following a management buyout, results...

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What will your workforce want and need,  now and in the...

Today's on-demand consumer mentality means businesses now operate in an ‘always-on’ economy. To meet customer demand for 24/7 access to products and services, businesses...