Saturday, January 19, 2019

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...

LDO becomes a key destination for London retail

Wembley Park outlet centre London Designer Outlet has become a key retail destination for London, with footfall having surpassed those of key Wembley events.  According to...

Sports Direct calls for general meeting at Findel

Home retail consortium Findel has announced that Sports Direct, headed by Sports Direct owner Mike Ashley, has exercised its right to call a general...

Delivery wars intensify, but do UK consumers care?

As the UK “delivery wars” intensify between Amazon, Argos and other big name rivals, some experts have warned that they are struggling to provide...

Tesco proposes new agreement with dairy suppliers

Britain‘s biggest supermarket is sourcing a new deal with dairy farmers, whereby every three months the retailer will review the price it pays for...

What does Amazon have in store?

Amazon is opening its first physical book store in time for the key Black Friday period. The ecommerce giant has confirmed that the location...

IKEA pilots new click and collect store

IKEA will be opening a click-and-collect store in Norwich today. The new site is located in Sweet Briar Retail Park and is the first...

Franklin & Marshall launches first UK outlet store

Franklin & Marshall, the Italian sportswear brand, will open its first outlet store in the UK at Wembley Park‘s London Designer Outlet before Christmas....

Why retailers must prepare to welcome Chinese shoppers with open arms

China is the highest spending international nation in the UK, representing 25% of total international tax free spend and offering a huge opportunity for UK retailers.  ...

West End gift card launches just in time for Christmas

As Christmas and Black Friday approaches retailers in the West End, London's busiest shopping district which includes Oxford Street, Bond Street, Regent Street and...

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2019 e-commerce marketing calendar

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