Friday, October 15, 2021
Misspap launches its ‘Boost Your Business’ scheme offering £25k worth of free marketing to all female-led, small businesses.

Retail Gazette Loves: Misspap’s ‘Boost Your Business’ scheme

Misspap launches its ‘Boost Your Business’ scheme offering £25k worth of free marketing to all female-led, small businesses.
The Perfume Shop is celebrating Mums like never before this Mother's Day by having customer's video messages played in space.

Retail Gazette Loves: The Perfume Shop’s Mother’s Day campaign

The Perfume Shop is celebrating Mums like never before this Mother's Day by having customer's video messages played in space.
The Very Group donates 300 new laptops to local primary schools

Retail Gazette Loves: The Very Group donating new laptops to local schools

The Very Group, operator of Very.co.uk and Littlewoods.com donates 300 new laptops as part of educational bundles for 30 local primary schools.
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Retail Gazette Loves: Central England Co-op thank NHS vaccination centre volunteers

Central England Co-op colleagues said a big "thank you" to NHS staff and volunteers who are working hard to vaccinate people (...)
Ikea appoints chief play officer

Retail Gazette Loves: Ikea hires lucky 5-year-old as chief play officer

Ikea has chosen lucky five-year-old Toby Watts to become its very first chief play officer.
This week, Nike debuted its latest design, the GO FlyEase Hands-Free sports shoe which was built with accessibility in mind as the wearer of the shoe can get in and out of it without using their hands as the trainer has no laces or velcro.

Retail Gazette Loves: Nike’s hands-free FlyEase shoe

Nike's GO FlyEase Hands-Free sports shoe was built with accessibility in mind as the wearer of the shoe can get in and out of it without hands
Strong Roots opens the UK’s first Frozen Veggie Food Bank in Hackney, London to help tackle food poverty with help from Nicola Adams.

Retail Gazette Loves: Nicola Adams helps tackle food poverty

Strong Roots opens the UK’s first Frozen Veggie Food Bank in Hackney, London to help tackle food poverty with help from Nicola Adams.
Morrisons has announced it will be increasing the capacity of its meal delivery service for pupils entitled to free school meals while schools remain closed amid the nationwide coronavirus lockdown.

Retail Gazette Loves: Morrisons increasing food deliveries for kids entitled to free school meals

Morrisons is increasing the capacity of its meal delivery service for pupils entitled to free school meals while schools remain closed.
Co-op customers donate over 22,000 meals in Christmas food bank appeal

Co-op customers donate over 22,000 meals in Christmas food bank appeal

Central England Co-op has said a heartfelt "thank you" to customers and members after they donated over 45,000 items (...)
To encourage play and creativity in the home, Ikea is now scouting for a Chief Play Officer to join its ranks. The role is strictly open to children aged 4-12 so no adults allowed!

Retail Gazette Loves: Ikea hiring a child to test new toys before they launch

To encourage play and creativity in the home, Ikea is now scouting for a Chief Play Officer to join its ranks.

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