Sunday, September 22, 2019
Second-hand September fast fashion recycling thrift stores sustainability eco-friendly Oxfam

Oxfam’s Second-hand September: The affect on fast fashion retailers & its viability

Oxfam is encouraging consumers to rethink shopping during the month of September by urging them to not buy any new clothing.
The Dolphin Shopping Centre in Poole is aiming to help the environment by cutting down waste with its new food bank. Situated outside the Marks & Spencer in the shopping centre, it hopes to encourage people to donate unwanted tinned and packaged food.

Retail Gazette Loves: The Dolphin’s Food Bank

Dolphin Shopping Centre in Poole is aiming to help the environment by cutting down waste with its new food bank.
Police were called to Scottish IKEA after thousands were reported to descend upon the store for a huge game of hide and seek.

Friday Fun One: Police crash hide & seek party at Scottish Ikea

Police were called to Scottish Ikea after thousands were reported to descend upon the store for a huge game of hide and seek.
Retailer location

Just how important is a retailer’s location, location, location?

Retail Gazette explores the significance of retailers' locations and why some on the high street do better than others.
Instagram shopping: How to make the most it Gord Ray opinion

COMMENT: How to make the most of shopping on Instagram

Instagram Shopping is an opportunity for retailers to showcase their business that's too good to miss, writes Gord Ray.
Rent cuts rent rates bills landlords tenants

Rent cuts & the tough relationship between retailers & landlords

One can argue that retailers are struggling to know whether they are paying a fair rent in relation to their rivals.
Google UK head of retail Martijn Bertisen: How focusing on profits showed Littlewoods Ireland the path to success

COMMENT: How focusing on profits led Littlewoods Ireland to success

How retailers must identify the categories that drive profit, rather than chasing vanity metrics?
Asda launches new advert in collaboration with Downton Abbey ahead of the anticipated film releasing mid-September

Retail Gazette Loves: Asda’s new Downton Abbey campaign

Asda has launched a new campaign in collaboration with Downton Abbey ahead of the highly anticipated film releasing mid-September
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Spotlight: Festival Place

Retail Gazette takes a trip into the heart of Basingstoke to discover the regional shopping centre.
Nike Sneakrs app sneakerhead exclusive

Hands On with Nike’s Sneakrs app

Nike may have created a boost in shoppers flocking to its stores since releasing the Sneakrs app.

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Why should you focus on the point of sale?

Because 65% of purchasing decisions are made at the POS! Visibility is the key factor for decisions at the Point of Sale! Hence - SHOPPERS...