Saturday, October 16, 2021

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...

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...

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...

Asda‘s makeover of former Netto stores complete

All of the former Netto stores which were purchased by leading UK supermarket Asda will have been successfully re-branded by next week, it was...

John Lewis launches London 2012 at 3 more stores

Following the introduction of London Olympics branded products into its new store at Westfield Stratford City, retailer John Lewis has unveiled similar offers at...

Staples sees European sales fall 12%

US based office supplies, furniture and technology retailer Staples has today announced an international sales fall of $1.3 billion (£818.7 million) for its third...

Bibby completes Costcutter takeover

Convenience retail chain Costcutter has been acquired by business investment firm and majority shareholder Bibby Line Group, it was announced late yesterday. Bibby now...

Poundland to offer 2,000 festive jobs

Discount retailer Poundland is to recruit 2,000 temporary employees in the run up to Christmas, it has been announced today. The retailer, which claims...

Burberry sees PBT increase by 26% in H1

Luxury fashion group Burberry has reported a rise in profit before tax of 26 per cent, totalling £162 million, for its first half period....

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The Linnworks Total Commerce Guide to Growth

In the new effortless economy, brands need to be available wherever their customers want to shop to capture every selling opportunity.  As shopping platforms...