McDonald‘s- health conscious customers aren‘t lovin‘it

It has been a turbulent year for McDonald‘s, the fast food chain that this year celebrated its 40 year anniversary in the UK. Globally...

Creating a retail supply chain for all seasons

For fashion retailers, it has been a difficult couple of months. The likes of M&S and Next have cited the recent mild weather as...

Just another Manic Monday

In a battle for last minute Christmas gifts, yesterday‘s Manic Monday saw a rush of buyers competing over their last attempts at Christmas shopping....

Ikea sets New Year celebrations off with a bonus bang

Christmas has come early for UK Ikea workers, as they are set to receive a 10% salary bonus in the New Year. The multinational...

Tesco part company with one of its suspended executives

It emerged early on Friday that one of the Tesco executives suspended over the £260m profit difference has left the company. Tesco suspended...

Britain Loves Christmas!

As the nation gears up for Christmas, the annual string of marketing campaigns that infiltrate the festive period, are fast approaching. Retail masses...

Lidl says logistics firm is helping it achieve environment target

Discount supermarket Lidl said this week that global supply chain firm DHL is helping it achieve its environmental targets in the UK. Lidl is...

Lidl’s CEO and head of buying departs

Grocer Lidl‘s chief executive has left the business due to “unbridgeable” differences about its future strategy. Karl-Heinz Holland has been with the company for...

Waitrose to open first ever national distribution centre in Milton Keynes

Premium grocer Waitrose is to open its first ever national distribution centre (NDC) in Milton Keynes as it aims to build on recent success....

Sainsbury’s loses its like-for-like record as discounters turn the screw

Sainsbury‘s has reported a 3.8 per cent decline in like-for-like sales for the fourth quarter in 2013 as competitive pressure from Aldi, Lidl and...

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eCommerce Returns: Consumer Trends and the Impact on Retailers

Consumers buying online can equal higher volumes of product returns! Whistl has reviewed recent research and outlined the change in consumer eCommerce buying trends...