Saturday, December 4, 2021
We've put all the latest Christmas adverts from 2020 in one place for you to watch, featuring John Lewis, M&S, Argos & more.

Watch all of the retail Christmas adverts of 2021 – so far

We've put all the latest Christmas adverts from 2021 in one place for you to watch, featuring John Lewis, Tesco, Aldi & more.
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Christmas adverts: have retailers become victims of their own success?

Christmas adverts have become a true cultural phenomenon over recent years, with retailers battling to secure their slice of the festive pie. Retail Gazette asks whether they really help increase seasonal sales?
As cases of the new Omicron Covid-19 variant have been detected in England, how can retailers prioritise safety this Christmas?

Why retailers need to prioritise safety this Christmas

As cases of the new Omicron Covid-19 variant have been detected in England, how can retailers prioritise safety this Christmas?
Here's our roundup of the best UK shopping destinations where you can pick something special up for Christmas this year.

The best shopping destinations to visit this Christmas that aren’t in central London

Here's our roundup of the best UK shopping destinations where you can pick something special up for Christmas this year.
Bobby's

Spotlight: Bournemouth’s new Bobby’s store

Department store Bobby's returned to its original site in Bournemouth after almost 50 years. Bobby & Co opened in Bournemouth Square in 1915. Taking over a former Debenhams unit, the newly-launched store is being opened in phases. Retail Gazette visited the site to find out what's on offer.
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Diversity and inclusion: why there’s no ‘silver bullet’ for retail

Embracing diversity and creating an inclusive culture is vital for retailers looking to connect with consumers. Retail Gazette speaks to Tesco, M&S and the BRC to find out more about how the industry is committing to change.
House of Fraser

What does the closure of House of Fraser’s London flagship mean for the UK...

House of Fraser's flagship store on London’s Oxford Street is to permanently close next year after being given notice by its landlord. Since Sports Direct owner Mike Ashley acquired the brand in 2018, House of Fraser has notably struggled.
How can smaller and independent retailers have a successful Christmas trading season post-pandemic as they compete with giants?

A very indie Christmas: “If small retailers aren’t up on last year they’ve missed...

This Christmas will be key for smaller businesses looking for a significant boost in sales - Retail Gazette explores how smaller and independent retailers can make sure they have a successful festive trading season.
Royal Mail Christmas delivery

How is Royal Mail gearing up for Christmas?

Royal Mail speaks to Retail Gazette to discuss how it is gearing up to support customers through a busy Christmas.
Aldi Dobbies Christmas Teenage Cancer Trust

Aldi and Dobbies partner with Teenage Cancer Trust for festive fundraising

Aldi and Dobbies have partnered with Teenage Cancer Trust for a range of festive fundraising initiatives this year.

Feature Resource

E-commerce payments after the pandemic

Ecommerce sales saw the equivalent of five years of growth in just 12 months last year. As retailers race to create seamless online shopping experiences, where...