Sunday, December 8, 2019

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...

Are supermarkets promoting obesity?

A global study has suggested that unhealthy foods are the most promoted items in supermarket fliers around the world. The research, based on promotional...

Refuel with Morrisons

Only a day after resigning its 130 small stores to My Local, Morrisons plans to re-enter the convenience market. As part of an initial...

Sainsbury‘s caters to “specific shopping missions”

Big Four grocer Sainsbury‘s has announced its plans to trial a new supermarket design at six of its stores across the UK.   In response...

Yodel to deliver 7,000 jobs in time for Christmas

Independent parcel carrier Yodel is recruiting 7,000 full-time and part-time workers, indicating the high volume of deliveries expected for Black Friday and Christmas.  Yodel is set to employ over...

Why retailers need to talk about the weather

According to the CEO of a major grocery retailer, today‘s market presents “the most challenging conditions in 30 years. Customers have never been so...

Everything you need to know about the Consumer Rights Act

Today the Consumer Rights Act comes into force, applying to all retailers. So what does this mean for your business? What does the Act...

Spring cleaning – how to avoid excessive discounting when seasons change

We live in an era of fast fashion and disposability; products have short lifecycles and are often thrown out at the end of a...

Supply chain industry warns that retailers are giving procurement a bad name

Large retailers and supermarkets received a stark warning from the supply chain industry this week, as new figures from the Chartered Institute of Procurement...

Amazon raises Prime subscription fee to £79

Amazon has increased its annual subscription fee of its Prime membership for the first time in nine years from £49 to £79. The 60...

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Ultimate guide to calculate ROI of CX

Need to calculate the ROI of your CX Initiatives? Our online session on how to calculate the ROI of CX is now available. With Forrester predicting in...