Wednesday, June 23, 2021
FTSE makes gains after Morrisons takeover speculation boosts grocers

FTSE makes gains after Morrisons takeover speculation boosts grocers

Buoyant supermarket stocks lifted the London markets as a £5.5 billion private equity approach for Morrisons sparked the sector into life.
Discount retail

The inevitable rise of discount chains in the UK

Retail Gazette looks at whether the rise of discount retail was down to the Covid-19 pandemic and how the emergence of Mere (...)
Tupperware-style retail sales skyrocket 45% to £1bn

Tupperware-style retail smashes £1bn in 2020

Tupperware-style retail enjoyed significant growth throughout the pandemic, thanks to a significant increase in people (...)
High street "will be a different place" - Samsung boss

High street “will be a different place” – Samsung UK boss

The head of Samsung in the UK has said that while the high street will remain an important outlet for retailers after the (...)
Springboard

Rainy weather drives Brits away from UK high streets

Shopper numbers across the UK have dropped by 3.1 per cent in the week to June 19 compared with the previous week.
Grocery shares surge after Morrisons rejects £5.5bn takeover bid

Grocery shares surge after Morrisons rejects £5.5bn takeover bid

Shares in the UK’s biggest supermarkets soared earlier this morning after Morrisons rejected a £5.5 billion takeover bid from (...)
Boohoo co-founder Carol Kane survives boardroom coup attempt

Boohoo co-founder Carol Kane survives boardroom coup attempt

The co-founder of Boohoo has survived an attempt by shareholders to remove her from the fast-growing fashion retailer’s board.
Sharps Sun European Partners

Sharps Bedrooms changes hands

Sharps Bedrooms owner Sun European Partners has announced that the retailer has changed hands after signing a definitive agreement to sell to funds advised by Epiris LLP.

Feature Resource

[Study] Do you understand Customer Obsession?

Forrester Consulting asked 261 HQ and Customer facing employees if they understood Customer Obsession. In the study commissioned by Critizr, they found that customer-facing workers...