Friday, August 19, 2022

Tesco creates world‘s largest supply chain group

The UK‘s largest retailer Tesco has expanded it co-operation with leading business community 2degrees to launch the world‘s largest on-line collaboration between retail suppliers,...

Burberry eyes expansion as store sales rise 12%

British luxury fashion brand & retailer Burberry has today reported total revenues for its second half period of over £1 billion, an 18 per...

M&S UK sales down due to non-food struggles

High street retailer Marks & Spencer (M&S) saw its gross group sales grew 0.8 per cent during its fourth quarter, results released today reveal,...

Interview: Darren Williams, Hotel Chocolat’s Head of Retail

Darren Williams says that he started volunteering for the Samaritans seven years ago, while working for Costa Coffee, as a way of finding fulfilment...

A defence of retail apprenticeships

Just how much the retail sector contributes to the UK‘s economic success is often overlooked. It generates eight per cent of our GDP and...

Construction of Aylesbury H&M begins

Swedish fast-fashion retailer H&M has commenced construction of a new store in the UK today after appointing Britannia of Cheltenham to complete the build....

People‘s Supermarket CEO to stand down

Kate Bull, co-founder and current CEO of London-based social enterprise initiative The People‘s Supermarket, has today announced that she is to stand down from...

Morrisons reshuffles its commercial team

Leading supermarket group Morrisons is changing key personnel in its commercial division as part of a refocusing of the group‘s aims, it was revealed...

John Lewis sales soar 27% in Easter week

Department store group John Lewis saw double digit sales increases at most of its stores last week as shoppers splashed out before the Easter...

Practical implications of governments high street plans

Now that the dust has settled on the government‘s response to the Portas report, Sarah Easton casts her legal eye over how the high...

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CPD accredited online consumer rights training for retail customer service teams

Are your customer service agents equipped to deal with complaints under the: Consumer Rights Act 2015 Consumer Contracts Regulations 2013 Consumer Protection from Unfair...