John Lewis sales flat 4 weeks before Christmas

Sales at department store group John Lewis for the week so far are flat compared to the same period last year, despite shoppers gearing...

Heal‘s to launch transactional mobile site

Upmarket department store Heal‘s will next week join the growing ranks of retailers operating a transactional mobile website. In addition to the new m-commerce...

Comment: Getting online delivery right

In my previous article, ‘In-store kiosks: the future of retailing?‘ I looked at how retailers are using the variety of channels available to engage...

Arcadia to close 260 stores in next three years

Owner of retailers Topshop and Bhs, Arcadia Group, is set to close as many as 260 stores over the next three years, it confirmed...

WHSmith launches Kobo Vox

High street retailer WHSmith has today announced the launch of its latest e-reader, a fully featured colour Wi-Fi offering. The new Kobo Vox, which...

JD Sports sales growth shrinks to just 0.2%

Sports clothing and equipment retailer JD Sports has today reported a decline in sales growth since the end of the summer due to growing...

Kingfisher Task Force to find green business solutions

A new independent task force seeking to outline new opportunities for UK businesses to drive green economic growth has been launched today by the...

Gap and Nike sign up to London Designer Outlet

A new retail development opposite Wembley Stadium in central London has announced today that US fashion retailer Gap and global sports brand Nike have...

Very.com launches in 48 countries

UK-based online fashion brand Very.co.uk has today launched its services internationally as it attempts to tap into the global popularity of British fashion. Focusing...

Jaeger enables international ordering via mobiles

High street fashion retailer Jaeger is today launching a new mobile optimised website which will allow international customers to shop with the company via...

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[Webinar] Rising to Today’s Retail Sanitation Challenge

Welcome Back Your Customers Through Best Practices & Robotics The recent health crisis has prioritized cleaning efficacy in retail environments around the globe. But what...