Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Comment: The lipstick effect – why we still look gorgeous in a downturn

As I wander around London, it is difficult to believe we are experiencing the sort of gloomy economic crisis the papers suggest. Stylish Ladies...

Boots to expand convenience offering

Health & beauty retailer Boots is to expand further into the convenience market, with plans to build on its existing food offering, Retail Gazette...

Alliance Boots posts strong rise in trading profit

The parent company of UK-based health & beauty retailer Boots has today reported a full-year 12.4 per cent rise in headline trading profit after...

Feelunique.com posts full-year EBITDA of £2m

Online health & beauty retailer Feelunique.com has today revealed that it has more than doubled its profitability and increased its turnover by 63 per...

Boots opens 200th Thailand store

In a further sign of its international strength, global retail group Alliance Boots opened another store in Thailand this week. The Bangkok store is...

Comment: What retail needs in 2012

We are out of the grasps of 2011 and are now charging into the Year of the Dragon. This auspicious year filled with Olympics,...

Comment: Valentine‘s Day retail, where is the love?

I am a die hard romantic. It‘s true – just ask Mrs Chatterley. For example, she was thrilled with her Christmas present this year....

Superdrug to trial contactless payments

Heath & beauty specialist Superdrug has become one of the first high street retailers in the UK to introduce contactless payment systems in-store, it...

Boots delivers profit and sales growth over Xmas

Revenues at health & beauty giant Boots grew 4.1 per cent on a like-for-like (LFL) basis in the final five weeks of 2011, it...

Joey Wat named new Superdrug & Savers boss

International retail and manufacturing business A.S Watson has confirmed today that Joey Wat will become its new Managing Director (MD) for its Health &...

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The Definitive Guide To Increasing Email Revenue

What’s your most profitable channel? For most retailers, it’s email. It’s so effective that for more than two-thirds of marketers surveyed by Sailthru, increasing revenue from email...