Saturday, September 19, 2020

French Connection to miss profits target as sales drop 9.5%

UK-based fashion retailer French Connection has today revealed a significant slide in trading for it last quarter, blaming warm weather on poor winter garment...

Boots ranked best multichannel retailer

Health & beauty retailer Boots has been anointed leader of the multichannel retail race, offering the best user experience across its online, mobile and...

Ted Baker‘s sales up 12.3% despite warm weather

British fashion brand Ted Baker has today reported strong third-quarter retail sales growth, with revenues in this area of the business up 12.3 per...

Republic acquires .com URL for £127,000

Fashion retailer Republic further emphasised the importance of online positioning during the last quarter by spending over $200,000 (£127,000) on a single domain name,...

Tesco to trial augmented reality in-store

The UK‘s biggest retailer Tesco is to trial various groundbreaking interactive technological features at a number of its stores and online, it was confirmed...

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...

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...

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...

Asda sales up 1.3% in tough third quarter

Asda seems to have taken an early advantage in the UK grocery price war, posting a resilient increase in like-for-like trading during a difficult...

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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...