Monday, September 28, 2020

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...

Is Hamleys about to be a Chinese takeaway?

Hamleys, the oldest toy shop in the world, could be sold to the owner of House of Fraser in as little as a few...

Profit hoped for Debenhams this week

Debenhams is expected to report this week that its pre-tax profits have grown for the first time in four years thanks to a boost...

John Lewis to open new store in Cheltenham

It‘s only been two weeks since John Lewis opened a flagship store in Britain‘s second largest city, and now the retail giant has announced...

H&M to launch homeware concession in Selfridges

Fast fashion retailer H&M is to open its first Home concession store next week. The new store-in-store will launch exclusively in Selfridges in the...

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The new festive shopping report

Find out what consumers are looking for in their seasonal shopping experience in our New Normal Festive Shopping Report. Get insights from our poll of 2,000...