Friday, September 17, 2021

Sainsbury’s CEO slams Sunday trading plans

Supermarket chain Sainsbury‘s‘ CEO Justin King has attacked plans outlined by the Government to permanently extend Sunday trading hours, saying that the existing rules...

Ocado chief announces price war

Tim Steiner, CEO of UK-based online grocer Ocado, has revealed plans for a price war as the embattled e-tailer seeks to strengthen its offering,...

Tesco Bexleyheath development approved

Supermarket giant Tesco has had plans approved for a new Tesco Extra store in Bexleyheath, it has been announced today. Following its acquisition of...

Sporting success sees John Lewis sales soar

Department store John Lewis saw total sales rise 14.9 per cent last week as the nation continued to celebrate Team GB‘s sporting success, it...

Coupon use rises as shoppers seek best value

Shoppers are increasingly turning to coupons and promotional vouchers during grocery shopping, with 58 per cent of consumers now using the offers, according to...

Asda LFLs up 0.7% in Q2

Grocery chain Asda has reported a like-for-like sales rise of 0.7 per cent for its second quarter in financial results published today. Net sales...

Shoppers benefit from lower grocery inflation

Lower grocery inflation is benefitting shoppers with prices now at their slowest rate for 18 months, it has been announced today. According to research...

Sainsbury’s rejects Sunday trading extension

Grocery chain Sainsbury‘s has refused to extend Sunday trading hours despite suggestions that the Government may be seeking permanent deregulation, it has been announced...

July supermarket sales saved by Games excitement

Aggregate sales growth across the big four supermarkets saw a 4.1 per cent year-on-year rise in the week preceding the Olympics following “a rather...

John Lewis sales soar amid Games “feel-good factor”

Department store John Lewis has today reported a 22.4 per cent year-on-year jump in total sales last week as sales of London 2012 merchandise...

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Clicking With Consumers: Gaining the D2C advantage to connect the end-to-end retail experience 2020 fast-tracked the digital plans of many brands; forcing businesses of all...