Wednesday, October 17, 2018

£17m payout for Asda staff this Christmas

Asda will give £17m to its staff as part of a ‘Festive Thank You‘ in recognition of their efforts this year. This year‘s festive...

Starbucks to pay out almost $3bn to Kraft

Starbucks have been ordered to pay almost $3bn in damages and other costs after it lost a dispute with food giant Kraft over packaged...

Londoners to be most stringent spenders this Christmas

Research from social enterprise Give as you Live indicates that ‘Mr and Mrs Average‘ will spend £289 this Christmas with Londoners to be the...

Jessie J switches on Oxford Street Christmas lights

Pop artist Jessie J kicked off the Christmas season by switching on the world famous Oxford Street Christmas Lights. Ten thousand shoppers watched performances...

Sainsbury’s grows market share to highest in a decade

Sainsbury‘s has grown its profit before tax by 9.1 per cent to £433m in its first half results, as it increased market share to...

The Art of Allocation – Right stock, right place, right time

How intelligent allocation software can put smiles on the faces of retailers and customers alike. The days of selling within seasons are long gone;...

Inflation falls to 2.2% in October

Inflation fell to 2.2 per cent in October from 2.7 per cent the month before as falling fuel costs drove the lowest figure since...

Brits are guiltiest spenders in Europe, says survey

Brits are the guiltiest spenders in Europe when it comes to treating themselves, according to a European-wide survey from Mastercard. UK shoppers spend £28...

Comment: The discounters: A discounted threat?

‘31.7 per cent sales growth‘ and ‘0.8 per cent market share increase‘ are just a few of the latest and perhaps most impressive figures...

Mothercare appoints new non-executive director

Mother and baby retailer Mothercare has appointed Nick Wharton as a non-executive director who will join the Board with effect from 14 November 2013....

Feature Resource

What will your workforce want and need,  now and in the...

Today's on-demand consumer mentality means businesses now operate in an ‘always-on’ economy. To meet customer demand for 24/7 access to products and services, businesses...