Thursday, February 21, 2019

Selfridges‘ annual profits hit all time high

Less than four weeks away from Black Friday, Selfridges has reported record sales and operating profits. This was driven by the expansion of its...

Hamleys sale finalised: £100m for world‘s largest toy store

The anticipated sale of renowned London toy store Hamleys has finally been confirmed. Chinese footwear seller C.Banner International agreed to a price of £100m...

Harrods cuts Qatari dividends following a decline in results

Luxury department store Harrods has cut its dividend payments to its Qatari owner following a slump in its recent turnover. The British retailer was...

West End gift card launches just in time for Christmas

As Christmas and Black Friday approaches retailers in the West End, London's busiest shopping district which includes Oxford Street, Bond Street, Regent Street and...

The UK poised to spend £24.4bn on Christmas gifts

The UK is planning a £24.4bn Christmas gift shopping spree, with 760.4m gifts poised to be shared on the big day. According to new research...

Coach is moving in to Jaeger‘s Regent Street home

Luxury goods maker Coach is to take over Jaeger‘s Regent Street flagship store as the British retailer starts moving out after more than 80...

Marc Bolland will remain as M&S boss

Marc Bolland, the Chief Exec of Marks & Spencer, is planning to remain just that until at least 2017. Despite rumours in the industry...

Debenhams adds Australia and Vietnam to its international portfolio

Debenhams is to drive its international presence further by launching in the Australian and Vietnamese markets in 2016.  The move comes on the back...

Three in 10 consumers now visit supermarkets three to four times a week

Around half of consumers prefer shopping as though on holiday: little and often, locally, and focusing on fresh food for tonight‘s meal. According to...

Mark Price, MD of Waitrose and Deputy Chairman, to leave the Partnership

After 33 years with the John Lewis Partnership, Managing Director of Waitrose and Deputy Chairman Mark Price has today set out his intention to step...

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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...