Alliance Boots to cut 200 factory jobs

The parent company of UK-based health & beauty retailer Boots is to cut 200 jobs over the next two years across its manufacturing business...

Boots launches Shapers evening meals range

Health & beauty retailer Boots is to launch its first ever evening meals range under its Shapers brand as it seeks to broaden its...

Holland & Barrett launches £9m ad campaign

Health food retailer Holland & Barrett has today announced the launch of a £9 million advertising campaign as it seeks to rejuvenate the brand...

The Body Shop unveils Leona Lewis as brand activist

Beauty retailer The Body Shop has today unveiled singer Leona Lewis as its new brand ambassador, ahead of the launch of a make-up and...

Comment: A Christmas tale of prestige beauty sales

The prestige beauty market, in common with many categories, experiences a huge increase in sales volume during the festive period. Both manufacturers and retailers...

Feelunique sold in £26m deal

Online health & beauty retailer Feelunique.com has been acquired by private equity firm Palamon Capital Partners, it has been announced today, with the transaction...

Lloydspharmacy to be rebranded

Community pharmacy & healthcare retailer Lloydspharmacy will be rebranded as Lloyds and become “the leading pharmacy brand in Europe”, parent company Celesio said today...

Boots “truly sorry” for competition error

Health & beauty retailer Boots has issued an apology today after erroneously notifying customers that they had won a holiday as part of a...

Boots launches Jamie Oliver range

Health & beauty retailer Boots has today announced the launch of a new lunchtime offering by celebrity chef Jamie Oliver. Available in 100 stores...

Holland & Barrett to improve omnichannel

Health food retailer Holland & Barrett is set to implement new EPOS software as it seeks to improve its omnichannel offering, it has been...

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The New Age of Consumer Behaviour in Retail 2019 Report

Is retail experiencing a moment of transformation or chaos? The answer to this question depends on who is framing it. Too long has our...