Saturday, January 22, 2022

Tesco half-year profits fall 11.6%

Grocery giant Tesco has reported a profit before tax (PBT) drop of 11.6 per cent to £1.7 billion, its first profit decline since 1994,...

Comment: Project Oscar and mobile payments

The European Commission‘s recent decision to approve Project Oscar, the mobile wallet joint venture from Everything Everywhere, O2 and Vodafone, is a major step...

Westfield Merry Hill hosts Harvey Nichols pop-up

West Midlands shopping centre Westfield Merry Hill is to house luxury department store Harvey Nichols‘ first 2012 Christmas pop-up shop, it has been revealed...

Amazon announces 10,000 Xmas jobs

Pure play e-tailer Amazon has announced today that it is to create 10,000 jobs over the Christmas period to support high demand. More than...

Marc Bolland named VP of Unicef UK

Marks and Spencer (M&S) CEO Marc Bolland has been appointed the Vice President of charity Unicef UK, it has been announced today. A long-standing...

Optical Express consolidates portfolio with closures

High street optician Optical Express is to close 40 stores across the UK as it seeks to consolidate its bricks & mortar portfolio, it...

Optical Express consolidates portfolio with closures

High street optician Optical Express is to close 40 stores across the UK as it seeks to consolidate its bricks & mortar portfolio, it...

Calls continue for UK plastic bag charge

UK retailers should charge for plastic carrier bag use, a Welsh Government Minister has said. One year ago, a 5p bag charge was introduced...

McArthurGlen poaches Radley & Co CEO

Designer outlet group McArthurGlen has appointed Radley & Co CEO Sven Gaede to the newly created post of Retail Development Director, it has been...

Matalan creates 5,000 festive jobs

Fashion and homeware retailer Matalan is to create 5,000 Christmas jobs across its store network, it has been announced today. Hired to help support...

Feature Resource

The State of Digital Marketing

Mapp is running a 5-min survey to assess how companies in the UK have reshaped their marketing strategies during 2021 and their priorities for 2022. Why should...