Tuesday, September 22, 2020

Tesco suspends over 2,000 accounts following data breach

The UK‘s biggest retailer Tesco has suspended more than 2,000 accounts after customer email addresses and passwords were published online by hackers. It is...

Morrisons may have made ‘blunder’ by choosing Midlands to start online grocery service

Morrison‘s online shopping offering has left Midlands supermarket shoppers distinctly underwhelmed, according to research by shopping behaviour company SBXL. The research, carried out in...

Discounter Rowan posts record turnover for 2013

Wholesale distributor Rowan increased its turnover by 15.5 per cent to £66.8m in 2013 after it launched a company-wide review of its strategic direction....

Waitrose claims online grocery success in January

Premium grocer Waitrose has reported its strongest ever sales week on its website Waitrose.com as shoppers stayed in to avoid the wet January weather....

Losses widen at Ocado as commercial director retires

Online grocer Ocado posted a widened loss of £12.5m in 2013 as it continues its operational shift in the online grocery market. The firm,...

Analysis: Justin King – The Legacy

It was a very different story 10 years ago. When Justin King arrived in 2004, Sainsbury‘s was haemorrhaging shoppers. Justin King‘s approach was not...

A new era for the shop bag

With plastic bags under ever more intense scrutiny for their damage to the environment a new levy aimed at retailers might encourage brands to...

Retailers’ mobile sites and apps trail desktop platforms, survey finds

Retail mobile sites and apps are lagging behind their desktop counterparts, according to a survey by customer experience data firm Forsee. The survey, which...

Waitrose and Tesco follow Asda into tube stations

Grocers Tesco and Waitrose are set to launch click and collect hubs at London‘s tube stations after Asda‘s recent trial was heralded as a...

Sainsbury’s boss Justin King to step down after ten years

Sainsbury‘s chief Justin King has stepped down after ten years with Group Commercial Director Mike Coupe set to take over in July. King said:...

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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...