Tuesday, March 19, 2019

Comment: Rising to the click & collect challenge

With retailers such as New Look announcing that it will be a significant driver of sales within the next three years, click & collect...

Game Group sales dive 8.6% in declining market

Due to unexpected weakness in the video games retailing market, sector specialist Game Group has downgraded its revenues predictions for its full-year period, it...

Co-op continues portfolio expansion

Mutual retailer The Co-operative Group has announced today that it is to acquire three new stores currently operating as Budgens, with plans to convert...

Tesco price check offer misleading, says ASA

Leading UK supermarket Tesco has been criticised today over its promotional offer which initially promised to refund double the difference of purchased goods against...

Poundland to offer 2,000 festive jobs

Discount retailer Poundland is to recruit 2,000 temporary employees in the run up to Christmas, it has been announced today. The retailer, which claims...

Asda‘s makeover of former Netto stores complete

All of the former Netto stores which were purchased by leading UK supermarket Asda will have been successfully re-branded by next week, it was...

John Lewis launches London 2012 at 3 more stores

Following the introduction of London Olympics branded products into its new store at Westfield Stratford City, retailer John Lewis has unveiled similar offers at...

Burberry sees PBT increase by 26% in H1

Luxury fashion group Burberry has reported a rise in profit before tax of 26 per cent, totalling £162 million, for its first half period....

Staples sees European sales fall 12%

US based office supplies, furniture and technology retailer Staples has today announced an international sales fall of $1.3 billion (£818.7 million) for its third...

Bibby completes Costcutter takeover

Convenience retail chain Costcutter has been acquired by business investment firm and majority shareholder Bibby Line Group, it was announced late yesterday. Bibby now...

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How Enterprise Cloud is Transforming Retail – White paper

Does your IT Team focus on tasks that improve your customers’ experience? Or are they stuck doing routine tasks and managing infrastructure? To remain competitive...