Thursday, August 22, 2019
Iceland plastic

Iceland drives £500k of additional sales from mobile coupons

Iceland has claimed to have driven £500,000 of in-store sales from mobile discount vouchers...

Charged: Topshop launches “competitive dating show” in attempt to appeal to Gen Z

Topshop Topman is launching a new “competitive (and speedy) dating show” in an unabashed attempt to appeal to millennial shoppers

Charged: Adidas’ AI powered marketing campaign backfires spectacularly after failing to censor racist tweets

Adidas recent AI-powered social media campaign has backfired spectacularly after it failed to censor offensive and racist tweets.
Whole Foods

Whole Foods Market product pitch program to support London start-ups

Whole Foods Market has announced a product pitch program for this month to support local start-ups. 
Wickes offer

Wickes’ half-price kitchen offer banned after they doubled prices

An advert offering 1/2 price on kitchens at Wickes has been banned by the advertising watchdog after the DIY chain doubled prices
Zavvi email football

Zavvi apologises for Champions League email glitch

// Zavvi customers all got an email saying they were winners of a VIP Champions League competition// Zavvi said it was a glitch in...
Thomas Pink Shirtmaker

Thomas Pink completes rebrand to Pink Shirtmaker

Formerly Thomas Pink, the retailer has quietly undergone a full re-brand and is now known as Pink Shirtmaker.
Express Gifts Studio

Express Gifts complets rebrand to Studio Retail has completed a rebranding project with the launch of Studio Retail marking an end to the Express Gifts brand.
M&S this is not just

M&S brings back “This is Not Just” food campaign

Marks & Spencer has revived its much-loved This is Not Just marketing campaign after a 12-year absence.

Friday Fun One: Budgy Smuggler’s #JoinTheAU campaign

With the UK's future in the EU now hanging in the balance, it doesn't have to be all doom and gloom. Earlier this week, Australian...

Feature Resource

Guide to international expansion in retail

Think Big. Think Global. That's the Key Message for Retailers Today The current retail market in the UK is challenging but some retailers are still managing...