Sunday, August 19, 2018
Aldi Brexit

Aldi asks food suppliers to begin plans for no-deal Brexit

Aldi has asked its food suppliers to begin contingency planning in case the UK crashes out of the EU with no deal.
July shop prices

BRC warns of “very real danger” for food supply chains under Brexit

The British Retail Consortium has warned that the UK’s “fragile food supply chains” could be at risk in the wake of the government’s upcoming...

Retail warehouse vacancy rates start to climb for first time in 5 years

Retail warehouse vacancy rates have risen for the first time in 5 years throughout 2018 due to a dramatic rise in store closures.
Asda job cuts

261 jobs at risk as Asda proposes north London warehouse closure

Asda has announced plans to shut down its warehouse in Enfield in north London, placing 261 jobs at risk.

Shoon creditors to see none of the £1.6m they’re owed

Shoon’s unsecured creditors are not expected to receive any of the total £1.6 million they are owed.
Debenhams credit insurers

Debenhams insists on “healthy balance sheet” after credit insurers’ withdrawal

Debenhams has insisted it has a "healthy balance sheet and cash position" after credit insurer Euler Hermes withdrew its cover.
food supply Brexit

Asda CEO issues food supply warning in event of hard Brexit

The CEO of Asda is the latest high-profile retail figure to add his voice the chorus of hard Brexit warnings.
Tesco Carrefour

Tesco & Carrefour announce long term “strategic alliance”

The UK's biggest retailer has joined forces with France's biggest retailer in announcing an intention to enter into an alliance.

CO2 crisis will soon hit retailers

The international CO2 shortage is beginning to take its toll on the retail sector as suppliers try to minimise the impact.
grocery sales

Hundreds of small suppliers could go under amid Big 4 product reviews

Swathes of small suppliers could be in danger of losing out as the Big 4 supermarkets look to review their product ranges

Feature Resource

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...