Saturday, January 23, 2021

Boxpark brings ‘fresh twist‘ to London retail

Pop-up mall Boxpark opened in Shoreditch, east London on Saturday (December 3rd 2011), offering the capital city‘s shoppers a new retail concept. The brainchild...

Boots announces new look PR team

Health & beauty retailer Boots has this week announced a number of changes to its senior communications team as it aims to increase its...

Christmas build-up boosts Waitrose sales 5.2%

Sales at upmarket grocer Waitrose for the week to November 26th 2011 were up 5.2 per cent on last year as customers rushed to...

Queues outside HMV as Harry Potter DVD launches

Entertainment retailer HMV opened around 150 of its high street stores at 07:00 GMT this morning to allow eager shoppers to get their hands...

Everything Everywhere appoints new sales chief

Telecommunications firm Everything Everywhere has announced the appointment of a new Chief Sales Officer, with Marc Allera beginning in the role today. Reporting to...

John Lewis sales leap 10.5% in week

Department store group John Lewis announced today that this week‘s sales are up 10.5 per cent year-on-year, with the retailer benefiting from soft comparisons...

‘Christmas Express‘ launches at Debenhams

Department store group Debenhams has today announced the launch of an express shopping service over Christmas as the retailer gears up for the busy...

Apps and m-sites to battle it out in 2012

Retailers using multichannel operations to market themselves in 2012 are set to use either apps for smartphones or m-sites to entice customers, according to...

B&Q benefiting from Focus DIY‘s demise

Home & DIY retailer B&Q has today announced encouraging sales figures for its third quarter, and suggested that trading has been boosted by the...

Homewares retailer Butlers plans UK website

Household goods retailer Butlers is set to launch a new UK-based website in the early stages of 2012, Retail Gazette understands. The imminent unveiling...

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How Retailers Are Doubling Their Productivity Without Doubling Their Workforce

Learn more about why the flexible and easily deployed LocusBot solution is key to helping retailers deal with peak demand in the new normal. Cost: Learn...