Sunday, January 23, 2022
London street

Footfall edges up almost 2% following end of Plan B work from home guidance

Footfall in retail destinations across the UK jumped by almost 2% today, following yesterday's announcement that the Plan B work from home guidance had come to an end.
Hugo Boss

Hugo Boss beats 2021 targets after strong Q4

Hugo Boss has beaten its full-year 2021 sales targets, reporting record quarterly revenues as sales jump by 55%.
M&S AR app instore

M&S launches in-store AR shopping app

// Marks and Spencer has launched its first ever in-store AR shopping app // The app is live in-store and ready to use in the...
Lidl storefront

Lidl welcomes Peter de Roos to board of directors

Lidl GB has welcomed Peter de Roos to its board of directors following his appointment as chief commercial officer.
Iceland is freezing prices on its £1 value range as inflation rises

Iceland freezes price on £1 value range to ease cost of living pressures

Iceland has vowed to freeze prices on its value range in the face of rising living costs to help ease pressure on cash-strapped consumers.
M&S food chief urges government to help farming and food industry

M&S urges government to end Northern Ireland border checks and help solve labour shortage

M&S food managing director Stuart Machin has written to the prime minister to urge the government to use find a long-term solution for moving goods into Northern Ireland to avoid it becoming increasingly reliant on overseas, rather than British produce.
Early signs of the confidence shown by workers returning to their offices meant there was a boost for UK high street footfall in the latest week.

UK weekly footfall rises as workers return to the office

Early signs of the confidence shown by workers returning to their offices meant there was a boost for UK high street footfall in the latest week.
ASOS’ first ever economic impact report reveals its total impact in the UK grew to £1.8bn in 2019-20 

ASOS to boost UK economy by £3.8bn as it releases its first-ever economic impact...

ASOS has released its first-ever economic impact report, featuring new analysis highlighting the scale of its contribution to the UK economy.
The UK’s Competition and Markets Authority is set to investigate the prevalence and impact of greenwashing in the fashion sector

Regulators to investigate fashion sector on suspicion of greenwashing

Competition and Markets Authority suspects fashion brands are making misleading claims about the sustainability of their products
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Amazon reverses decision to stop accepting Visa payments

Amazon has announced it is “working closely with Visa on a potential solution” 

Feature Resource

The State of Digital Marketing

Mapp is running a 5-min survey to assess how companies in the UK have reshaped their marketing strategies during 2021 and their priorities for 2022. Why should...