Sunday, December 15, 2019
November grocery sales welcome small boost despite Black Friday

November grocery sales slow down despite Black Friday

Black Friday gave supermarkets only a limited boost as shoppers delayed their Christmas preparations.
“Buy now, pay later” deals could usher in a new credit crisis

“Buy now, pay later” deals could usher in new credit crisis

Former pensions minister Ros Altmann calls for tougher rules around "buy now, pay later" schemes.
Westfield braces for ’Super Weekend’ with more than 1m visitors

Westfield braces for ’Super Weekend’ with more than 1m visitors

Westfield predicts mega weekend with more than one million customers headed through its doors.
Year-on-year retail footfall down 3.4% for November after “winter washout”

Footfall down 3.4% for November after “winter washout”

High street footfall fell the furthest for November, down 4.3%. Springboard's results did not include Black Friday figures.
Slow retail sales for November as shoppers held off on spending for Black Friday

Slow retail sales for November as shoppers held off for Black Friday

High street retailers suffered a lacklustre November in the critical build-up to Christmas.
Menswear retailer Jacamo opened the doors to its first ever pub the Jacamo Arm-in-Arms, on November 27 for one day only. Rather than draw in the crowds with craft ale and live music the retailer's aim was to get men ‘down the pub’ to have an open debate about the issues current facing modern men.

Retail Gazette Loves: The Jacamo Arm-in-Arms pub

Menswear retailer Jacamo opened the doors to its first ever pub the Jacamo Arm-in-Arms, on November 27 for one day only.
3/4 of Brits switch, avoid or boycott grocers based on environmental policies

3/4 of Brits grocery shoppers switch, avoid or boycott brands based on environment policies

Grocery shoppers have in the past year considered or actively switched, avoided or boycotted buying certain products.
New research has revealed that 40 per cent of small business owners have made changes to their business to make it look more appealing on social media.

SMEs are becoming social media savvy

Research reveals that 40% of small business owners have made changes to their business to make it more appealing on social media.
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House of Fraser is UK’s least favourite department store

House of Fraser has been voted as British consumers' least favourite department store, according to new research.
New figures from eBay have revealed that Brits are giving more to charity year on year in the lead up to the festive season. eBay data shows donations from its UK community of sellers and buyers to good causes spike in November and December.

Brits are giving more to charity during Christmas period – eBay

New figures from eBay have revealed that Brits are giving more to charity year on year in the lead up to the festive season.

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