Sunday, August 19, 2018

Department stores criticised over supplier terms

Britain‘s leading department stores John Lewis and Debenhams have been criticised for their treatment of suppliers after demanding a rebate and instructing suppliers to...

Tesco launches own-label price comparison coupon

Supermarket giant Tesco has today launched Britain‘s first automatic price comparison coupon comparing own label as well as branded products. Comparing the total cost...

Interflora flooded with Mother’s Day complaints

Flower retailer Interflora has apologised after customers flooded social media sites with complaints about its poor Mother‘s Day service. Customers complained of insect-infected bouquets,...

Boots launches Shapers evening meals range

Health & beauty retailer Boots is to launch its first ever evening meals range under its Shapers brand as it seeks to broaden its...

WHSmith re-enters entertainment market

Variety retailer WHSmith is clawing back its share of the entertainment sector following the collapse of HMV by re-establishing its CD and DVD ranges...

HMV Guernsey falls into administration

HMV Guernsey has fallen into administration, following its parent company and leaving the island without a record store, it has been announced. Entertainment retailer...

John Lewis profits soar as staff get 17% bonus

Department store group John Lewis Partnership saw gross sales rise 9.3 per cent to £9.54 billion in its full year, according to results published...

Monsoon Accessorize poaches George at Asda exec

Monsoon Accessorize has announced today that it has poached George at Asda director Kevin Rusling as its new International Director. In his previous role,...

Aurora Fashions to restructure business

Aurora Fashions is to restructure its business with the separation of its core brands which will eventually see the group cease to exist, it...

Ikea resumes sausage sales

Flat-pack furniture specialist Ikea is to resume sales of its wiener sausages after DNA analysis showed no indication of horsemeat traces, it has been...

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The retail CMO’s guide to Christmas 2018

Things are tough in retail right now. Administrations, Amazon, CX, AI, a weak pound...it's a lot. But we’re here to spread some Christmas cheer. The retail...