Sunday, January 21, 2018

Waitrose Christmas sales up 3.8% on last year

Upmarket grocer Waitrose recorded its best ever week in terms of sales in the seven days before Christmas and saw decent growth for the...

Sainsbury‘s explains British food plan to farmers

Attendants of the Oxford Farming Conference are being given a chance today to hear details of supermarket group Sainsbury‘s plans to support British produce....

Supermarkets unveil new discount schemes

With the reduced consumers spending which marked much of last year set to continue into 2012, some of the biggest supermarket groups have announced...

Tesco to build bigger store in Shirebrook

Leading supermarket group Tesco has gained approval to extend its plans for a new store in Shirebrook in Derbyshire, it has been confirmed today....

Waitrose sales rise 3.3% thanks to Xmas preparations

Grocer Waitrose saw sales for the week to December 17th 2011 increase 3.3 per cent compared to the same period last year, as shoppers...

Supermarkets now represent 36% of retail property pipeline

The level of new grocery store space either in planning or under construction was at its highest at the end of the third quarter...

Waitrose winning social media battle this Xmas

Upmarket grocer Waitrose is the leading UK supermarket at using social media to convert sales, according to a new study published this week. Research...

Riot-hit Co-op Food in Croydon reopens

A Co-operative Food store in New Addington, Croydon, which was severely damaged by looters during August‘s riots, has reopened following a £540,000 refurbishment. Opened...

Morrisons to create 7,000 jobs in 2012

Supermarket chain Morrisons has announced that it is to create 7,000 jobs in 2012 as the retailer continues to focus on expansion. In keeping...

Sainsbury‘s signs up to new BT broadband

Leading supermarket group Sainsbury‘s has today announced a new deal with telecommunication giant BT which will see faster broadband brought into its stores. BT‘s...

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Fixing Failed Deliveries: Improving Data Quality in Retail

How to Fix Failed Deliveries Don’t panic. It’s easier than you think. 65% of retailers identify failed or late deliveries as the most significant cost to...