Booths

Tough trading environment cuts profit in half for Booths

Upmarket grocer Booths could be left hoping for a Christmas miracle as it revealed a sharp decline in profits.  The family owned chain, dubbed the “Waitrose of the North”, posted a...

Sainsbury‘s unveils 2015 Christmas advert

On Thursday evening Sainsbury‘s unveiled a new advertising campaign, one that‘s a faraway venture from last year‘s controversial Christmas ad that recreated a World War One truce.   The Big Four grocer‘s...

‘Truly game-changing‘ Asda caters for shopper’s delivery and returns

British grocer Asda has reworked its delivery service to allow customers to collect and return parcels from third party retailers instore. The retailer believes...

The modern movement: Ocado continues to get more technical

The largest online grocer worldwide, Ocado, is teaming up with the renowned strategic IT service provider, Questers. The partnership follows the grocer‘s decision to...

Business expansion drives strong interim for Conviviality

Conviviality PLC enjoyed a “transformational first half of the year” as its acquisition of Matthew Clark drove increased profits. Results for the 27 weeks...

Discounts at a price? Dispatches claims Aldi is too good to be true

A recent investigation by reporters working for the Channel Four show Dispatches showed a vision of Aldi that included heavily out of date goods...

Christmas consumers plan to make every little help

E-commerce firm Webloyalty has revealed data suggesting that Tesco will be the top choice for consumers this Christmas for seasonal food and drink. The...

Why Marc Bolland has asked for a pay freeze, again

Marc Bolland, who has been the Chief Executive of M&S since 2010, has already quashed rumours that he will leave the British retailer and...

Business rates threaten Tesco‘s future

Tesco, the nation‘s biggest supermarket, is feeling the pressure of the national living wage and business rates taxes. Following its accounting scandal last year,...

The small grocers are winning over the nation

Aldi and Lidl have been announced as the world‘s top brands for the hassle-free shopping experience they give customers. One in two families is...

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Supermarket Report: COVID-19 & Operational Shifts in Europe

The pandemic is reshaping the grocery retail landscape. Our Supermarket Report delivers key insights on evolving consumer behaviours and looks into sustainable solutions to...