Saturday, October 23, 2021

Etsy to host shopping events in London

Online arts and crafts marketplace Etsy is facing competition from the world‘s largest retailer. As it goes up against Amazon‘s recently launched ‘Handmade‘, a...

Tesco proposes new agreement with dairy suppliers

Britain‘s biggest supermarket is sourcing a new deal with dairy farmers, whereby every three months the retailer will review the price it pays for...

Misery for Mike Ashley as Rangers rebel

Sports Direct owner Mike Ashley has moved to have Ibrox boss Dave King arrested. It has been reported that Ashley took King to court...

Unilever becomes 2000th accredited living wage employer

The Living Wage Foundation has announced that there are now over 2,000 accredited Living Wage employers across the UK. This doubles the number of...

Aldi raises wages while keeping prices low

Already credited for its treatment of staff and generous wages, the German discounter Aldi has pledged to increase minimum rates of staff wages further....

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...

Costa‘s warning: living wage increase could cost customers

Costa Coffee owner Whitbread has warned that its prices will rise following the introduction of the National Living Wage in April. Andy Harrison, CEO...

Corona partners with Spotify for its SunSet Sessions

“Looking for a bar that felt like minded” led Mexican beer brand Corona to Hoxton Square Bar and Kitchen, says Steph Okell, Marketing Manager...

Comment: Staff on frontline to deliver this Christmas

As November draws to a close, all eyes turn to Christmas. However, retailers have been building up to the festive season all year and...

Comment: Reviving the retail role model

Diane Coolican, Director at Redsky Learning, a provider of bespoke learning and development programmes, explains how the recession has impacted on retail‘s role models...

Feature Resource

Why leading retailers prioritize Pricing Fluency

The secret to a 2-4% profit lift over competitors Driving an agile, forward-looking pricing organization in the age of uncertainty requires Pricing Fluency. But what is...