Wednesday, February 20, 2019

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....

Marcia Kilgore says goodbye to Soap and Glory

Entrepreneur Marcia Kilgore has cashed in on her successful Soap and Glory business by selling the unique budget beauty brand to high street chain...

Lush saving £1m using in-store analytics to drive sales

Cosmetics brand Lush is giving its shop floor staff access to data analytics to tap into their “ambitious natures” and to drive competition between...
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Boots extends contract with DHL by five years

Pharmacy-led health and beauty retailer Boots UK has extended its 15 year contract with supply chain firm DHL by five years. Boots‘ network of...

Kenneth Cole first brand to use Google Glass for marketing

American clothing designer Kenneth Cole has become the first brand to use Google Glass to market its products. The campaign, titled ‘21 Days, 21...

Discounter Rowan posts record turnover for 2013

Wholesale distributor Rowan increased its turnover by 15.5 per cent to £66.8m in 2013 after it launched a company-wide review of its strategic direction....

LondonMetric acquires Superdrug distribution centre for £13m

Real estate group LondonMetric has bought a Superdrug distribution centre from OLIM Property for £13m. The 292,500 sq ft centre in South Elmstall, Doncaster...

Superdrug posts 1.5% like-for-like Christmas sales rise

Health and Beauty retailer Superdrug has posted a modest increase in sales over the Christmas period, as sales of One Direction‘s perfume ‘Our Moment‘...

Like-for-like Christmas sales up 8.1% at The Fragrance Shop

Independent fragrance retailer The Fragrance Shop has posted strong sales figures across the festive period, with like-for-like Christmas sales up 8.1 per cent in...

Comment: The discounters: A discounted threat?

‘31.7 per cent sales growth‘ and ‘0.8 per cent market share increase‘ are just a few of the latest and perhaps most impressive figures...

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E-Commerce Guide To Customer Lifecycle, AI & Personalization

Key e-commerce strategies for 2019 Whether you’re just adding the finishing touches to your marketing plan for this year, or you haven’t even begun, Kickstart...