Friday, January 18, 2019

Morrisons launches campaign to recruit 200 new UK food suppliers

Morrisons has started an initiative to recruit more than 200 new UK food suppliers within the next years to cut the reliance on foreign...

Booker bosses attempt to douse fears of Tesco merger monopoly

Booker‘s bosses will embark on a tour of the UK this week, with plans to address the concerns of thousands of convenience store owners...

Tesco to buy Booker in landmark £3.7 billion merger

The UK‘s biggest supermarket has announced a landmark £3.7 billion deal to acquire the Booker group. Booker is the UK‘s largest food wholesaler and...

Next boss demands more transparency over Brexit

Next‘s chief executive Lord Wolfson has called on the government to disclose some of its core Brexit plans in order to aid British business....

Underage Syrian refugees exploited in British retailers’ Turkish factories

Teenagers who have fled the civil war in Syria have been found making clothes for various British fashion retailers in Turkey, a BBC investigation...

Are biometric payments the future of retail?

More than two thirds of Europeans want to be able to use biometrics when making payments at retail outlets, according to a new study....

Study finds retailers are paying far too much to IT suppliers

A lack of transparency in the IT market is enabling supplies to inflate product prices, according to the latest KnowledgeBus IT Margins Benchmarking Study....

Warehouse employees strike to remain at Argos

Union members from Unite - Britain's biggest union have voted to strike over plans to transfer 96 drivers from Argos to supply chain company...

Ocado to announce tie-up with Cambridge Consultants for technology first

Ocado is to announce that it has come together with global product development and technology consultancy Cambridge Consultants, to transform warehouse automation and ultimately make...

Shoppers “holding out” for Black Friday

October‘s retail sales were largely flat which could be due to shoppers waiting to see if the goods they want are included in Black...

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