Wednesday, January 23, 2019
Boots update

Walgreens admits Boots “faced a challenging year” amid further sales drop

The parent company of Boots has acknowledged that its UK business has "faced a challenging year".

Cult beauty brand Deciem shuts all stores after founder alleges “major criminal activity”

Global beauty brand Deciem, has abruptly closed all of its stores after after founder Brandon Truaxe alluded to criminal activity

The Perfume Shop sees lackluster growth amid “increasingly promotion led” market

The Perfume Shop has failed to achieve any substantial growth over the past year blaming an increasingly promotion led market.

Amazon banned from selling items as “slimming aids” without evidence

Amazon has been ordered by the Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) to cease describing food supplements as "slimming".

Gwyneth Paltrow’s Goop launches London pop-up

Ten years after founding Goop, Gwyneth Paltrow's global wellness brand and website launched its first European pop-up this week.

Boots signs Chinese brand expansion deal with Alibaba

Boots' parent company Walgreens Boots Alliance has signed a deal with Chinese e-commerce behemoth Alibaba to expand a number of its brands internationally. The health...

TK Maxx sister brand HomeSense to open nine new stores this autumn

Off-price furniture and homeware retailer HomeSense will open at least nine new stores this autumn as it steps up its UK expansion plans. Among the...
Co-op Dimec

The Co-op returns to pharmacy with Dimec deal

The Co-op is poised to return to pharmacy with the acquisition of digital platform Dimec.
Superdrug botox

NHS urges Superdrug to screen customers wanting botox

Superdrug has come under pressure from the NHS to screen customers before providing botox and fillers.
Hut Group bank

The Hut Group rejected £3.9bn takeover bids as it continues aggressive growth

The Hut Group is understood to have shunned numerous takeover bids and investment offers as it continues its aggressive expansion

Feature Resource

The Psychology Of Ecommerce

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