Thursday, June 24, 2021

Brighthouse poaches Shop Direct COO

Dave Poole has been confirmed today as the new Credit & Risk Director of rent-to-own-retail specialist Brighthouse, starting early next year. Currently the Chief...

London West End retailers upbeat about Christmas

Retailers in London‘s West End are optimistic about sales over the festive period following a year-on-year increase in footfall of one per cent last...

Tough Christmas sales comparisons can be overcome

Retailers are set for tough sales comparisons this Christmas due to the ongoing economic gloom and the lack of pre-VAT incentives unlike last year,...

Ex-Cadbury CEO named director at Signet

Jewellery retail group Signet has this week announced the appointment of ex-Cadbury CEO Todd Stitzer as an independent director. Stitzer, who was the CEO...

Waitrose total sales rise 5.7%

Total sales at upmarket grocer Waitrose rose 5.7 per cent for the week to December 3rd 2011 compared to the same period last year,...

Feelunique recognised in Fast Track 100

Online beauty retailer Feelunique.com has been recognised for its positive sales growth this year and has ranked 24th in the Sunday Times Fast Track...

Kingfisher extends logistics contract with Damco

DIY group Kingfisher has extended its contract with logistics provider Damco through to 2014, it has been announced. Covering the international supply chain management...

Tesco sales up by volume but LFLs remain low

Leading supermarket Tesco has today hailed its Big Price Drop initiative for improving the number of transactions in store but trading figures show its...

Johnlewis.com has record Mega Monday

Mega Monday created the highest ever single-day demand for the website of department store group John Lewis, it was announced today. Johnlewis.com saw orders...

Ted Baker offers Wi-Fi access in UK stores

Fashion brand Ted Baker has announced today that it will launch Wi-Fi services in its 38 stores across the UK and Ireland. In partnership...

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The only retail employee onboarding checklist you’ll ever need.

Onboarding, induction, orientation – whatever you call it, there’s no escaping the fact that how you welcome new staff plays a huge part in...