Sainsbury’s rejects Sunday trading extension

Grocery chain Sainsbury‘s has refused to extend Sunday trading hours despite suggestions that the Government may be seeking permanent deregulation, it has been announced...

Supergroup Co-Founder resigns

Youth fashion retailer Supergroup has today announced the resignation of Co-Founder Theo Karpathios, who is to step down from the board with immediate effect....

Groupon shares drop amid disappointing results

Voucher website Groupon has seen its shares tumble by more than a fifth following disappointing financial results which were below investors‘ expectations, it has...

Comment: Are m-commerce figures missing the point?

In the last six months there have been numerous articles relating to the growth of m-commerce. ‘M-commerce set to grow by 254 per cent...

Comment: Why the morning commute could become retailing prime time

Over recent months the London Underground has undergone something of a transformation. As well as miles of track redevelopment and station upgrades in time...

July supermarket sales saved by Games excitement

Aggregate sales growth across the big four supermarkets saw a 4.1 per cent year-on-year rise in the week preceding the Olympics following “a rather...

John Lewis sales soar amid Games “feel-good factor”

Department store John Lewis has today reported a 22.4 per cent year-on-year jump in total sales last week as sales of London 2012 merchandise...

M&S to launch contactless payments in-store

High street retailer Marks and Spencer (M&S) is to roll out contactless payments across its stores, it has been announced today. Initially, the option...

UK riots: Hackney ‘cash-mob’ unites community

A year on from the riots that swept the UK causing millions of pounds worth of damage to Britain‘s high streets, the Olympic Borough...

Brownlee brothers boost West End footfall

Footfall in London‘s West End soared 13.5 per cent on Tuesday as visitors celebrated Team GB‘s Triathlon win by hitting the shops, it has...

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CO LOCATED WITH: TECHNOLOGY FOR MARKETING The UK's ONLY event dedicated to MarTech Are you interested in enhancing your eCommerce & marketing strategies? eCommerce Expo on 28 - 29 September...