Monday, August 15, 2022

B&Q appoints Castorama CFO new Finance Director

Home and DIY retailer B&Q has appointed a new Finance Director who will join the Board in September, it has been announced today. Christian...

Waitrose total sales up 7% in H1

Upmarket grocer Waitrose has seen total sales rise seven per cent in its first half compared to the same period a year ago, it...

John Lewis growth continues in H1

Department store John Lewis saw total sales over its first half jump 12.9 per cent as the retailer continued to grow across all channels,...

East vs West?

It seems that in the last year, there has been a migration East for fashion brands looking to expand into the international market. Those...

Westfield Stratford closed to public this weekend

East London shopping centre Westfield Stratford is to close this Friday and Saturday to all shoppers without Olympic Games tickets, it has been announced...

H&M confirms Hong Kong store closure

High street retailer H&M is to close its flagship store in Hong Kong, it has been confirmed today. Despite reporting a 12 per cent...

Ex-Jessops boss to succeed HMV CEO

Entertainment retailer HMV today announced that CEO Simon Fox is to step down and be replaced by ex-Jessops chief Trevor Moore. Fox, who has...

Holland & Barrett CEO calls for plastic bag ban

Health food retailer Holland & Barrett‘s CEO Peter Aldis has today urged supermarkets to follow his example by banning plastic bags. Last month, Government...

Tesco’s outlook downgraded by S&P

International ratings agency Standard & Poor‘s has downgraded grocery giant Tesco‘s outlook to negative following a decline in profitability, it has been announced today....

Next results boosted by online sales

Clothing and furniture retailer Next has seen total sales rise 4.5 per cent in the first half of its financial year, it has been...

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Key insights into online consumer shopping behaviour

Planning is key to success! With the busy season fast approaching it's no doubt that online retailers fear they may struggle to compete for...