Friday, February 26, 2021
Asda buyers raise £2.75bn in junk bond sale

Asda buyers raise £2.75bn in junk bond sale

The billionaire Issa brothers and their private equity partners have reportedly undertaken a record sterling junk bond (...)
Co-op launches apprenticeship scheme to support underrepresented groups

Co-op launches apprenticeship scheme to support under-represented groups

The Co-op has announced an initiative designed to improve employment opportunities for individuals from under (...)
Sainsbury’s Aldi Simon Roberts

Sainsbury’s launches products at Aldi prices to lure customers

Sainsbury’s has said it will begin matching prices with German discounter Aldi on hundreds of grocery items in a bid to fight for market share.
Shareholders aim to force Tesco to cut junk food sales

Shareholders target Tesco to cut junk food sales

Investors are trying to pressure Tesco into boosting its sales of healthy food and drink amid growing evidence that the UK’s (...)
Aldi National Apprenticeship Week

Aldi to hire over 200 apprentices in “ambitious growth period”

Aldi has announced it will recruit more than 200 apprentices this year as it continues to embark on "an ambitious growth period" with its goal to operate 1200 stores by 2025.
Lidl Christian Härtnagel bricks-and-mortar expansion covid-19 pandemic lockdown online shopping

Is Lidl focusing too much on stores and not enough online?

Lidl launched a £1.3bn investment plan to hire more staff and expand its UK store estate. But is this is the right move?
Co-op National Apprenticeship Week Adam Gitlin

Co-op to launch “vital” apprenticeship programmes

The Co-op has announced a new upcoming apprenticeship programme to support young people searching for an alternative route into employment.
Co-op hires Phil Barker as new customer experience boss

Co-op hires Phil Barker as new customer experience boss

The Co-op has appointed Phil Barker as its new head of customer relationship management (CRM) and customer experience.
Aldi extends click-and-collect trial to Scotland

Aldi extends click-and-collect trial to Scotland

Aldi is launching click-and-collect services in Scotland for the first time after extending its trial to its Montrose store.
These are the retailers who have reduced their plastic usage on Easter egg packaging this year in efforts to become more sustainable.

Co-op to remove plastic packaging from its Easter eggs

The Co-op is removing plastic packaging from its Easter eggs as part of its commitment to eliminate unnecessary (...)

Feature Resource

The 2021 Fraud Prevention in E-commerce Report

E-commerce risk teams are undoubtedly feeling the weight of 2020’s mass-scale disruption and its impact on consumer behaviors and digital payment fraud. This new...