Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Sports Direct moves in on Irish retailer Heatons

Sports Direct is seeking to further its position in Ireland with a plan to buy out shareholders in Irish company Warrnambool. The sportswear retailer,...

Argos offers same-day delivery in time for Black Friday and Christmas

Argos has become the first high street retailer to offer same day delivery across the UK, up to 10pm, seven days a week, 364...

Dixons Carphone dials up a change in management

Dixons Carphone has created a new chief executive role to for its Connected World Services consultancy division. Graham Stapleton, the current boss of Carphone...

Morrisons meddles with ‘Match and More‘

Morrisons is set to drop is price match guarantee, just one year after the scheme was launched.   The ‘Match and More‘ loyalty scheme will stop rewarding...

Making dough: Greggs enjoys profitable quarter

High street baker Greggs today revealed strong third quarter results as it achieved growth ahead of expectations.  In the 13 weeks ending on 3 October, like-for-like sales at Greggs shops...

Is Ted Baker becoming a global lifestyle brand?

Ted Baker‘s sales jumped 24.5% to £226.8m for the 28 weeks ended August 15.  The British retailer‘s ecommerce sales grew a stellar 64%, with wholesale sales...

Ocado to create almost 2,000 jobs by Christmas

Ocado is shopping for staff: The online grocer is on a major recruitment drive for 1,798 workers to join before December, as it poises to seal...

Experts call for clarity over new controls for councils

Following the announcement by Chancellor George Osborne that local councils will have the power to set their own business rates, experts have called for...

All over the world: HMV plans international expansion

HMV is planning to expand into new markets, just two years after falling into administration. HMV was in dire straits, having to close 223...

What is Paula Schneider doing to rescue American Apparel?

American Apparel, the teen clothing company which operates the largest garment factory in the US, has filed for bankruptcy protection to clear the majority...

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E-Commerce Guide To Customer Lifecycle, AI & Personalization

Key e-commerce strategies for 2019 Whether you’re just adding the finishing touches to your marketing plan for this year, or you haven’t even begun, Kickstart...