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Adyen surveyed 2000 UK shoppers, and 500 retailers, to understand the realities of today's shopping experience. And they uncovered some interesting facts about the British shopper. [...]
Thu, Oct 19, 2017 Source: theretailbulletin.com

We are all familiar with the struggles retailers face when looking to keep pace with changing consumer behaviour, and how shoppers directly influence the retail landscape. [...]
Thu, Oct 19, 2017 Source: theretailbulletin.com

The British Retail Consortium has called on the Government to freeze business rates after figures from the ONS Consumer Prices Index revealed that inflation rose to 3% in September from 2.9% in August. [...]
Thu, Oct 19, 2017 Source: theretailbulletin.com

H&M has partnered with Swedish company Re:newcell to use its technology to recycle used cotton, viscose and other cellulosic fibres into a new, more sustainable dissolving pulp. [...]
Thu, Oct 19, 2017 Source: theretailbulletin.com

Travis Perkins has reported that like-for-like sales growth at its consumer division, which includes Wickes, Tile Giant and Toolstation, slowed in its third quarter. [...]
Thu, Oct 19, 2017 Source: theretailbulletin.com

Outdoor clothing specialist Trespass is to open a new store at the Kingfisher Shopping centre in Redditch. [...]
Thu, Oct 19, 2017 Source: theretailbulletin.com

The British Retail Consortium and its members have introduced two voluntary Codes of Practice as they look to enhance the safety of children’s Halloween costumes. [...]
Thu, Oct 19, 2017 Source: theretailbulletin.com

Shoppers are already bracing themselves for the pandemonium soon to be erupting in retail stores across the nation as the holiday season looms. [...]
Wed, Oct 18, 2017 Source: theretailbulletin.com

The construction of any building begins with a blueprint. Those fine blue lines indicate what goes where and allow a builder to understand the size and proportion of each room in relation to another. It also allows the construction team to use their tools and materials wisely so the building [...]
Wed, Oct 18, 2017 Source: theretailbulletin.com

Zalando, the German online fashion retailer, has grown its third quarter revenue by 27.5-29.5% to €1.064 to €1.081 billion according to preliminary figures. [...]
Wed, Oct 18, 2017 Source: theretailbulletin.com

Bargain Booze owner Conviviality has confirmed that Andrew Humphreys, its chief financial officer, will be leaving the business after three years in the role. [...]
Wed, Oct 18, 2017 Source: theretailbulletin.com

Sainsbury's is to cut up to 2,000 jobs in the UK as part of plans to save on costs. [...]
Wed, Oct 18, 2017 Source: theretailbulletin.com

Following a trial in its Pimlico and Wandsworth stores, Sainsbury’s is rolling out its Chop Chop one-hour delivery service to customers across London’s Zone 1 and 2. [...]
Wed, Oct 18, 2017 Source: theretailbulletin.com

The grocery industry is constantly changing. Grocers must adapt to changes in consumer behaviours and expectations, online competitors luring away once-loyal shoppers and economic uncertainty that threatens already razor-thin margins. With that in mind, the pressure is on to control costs and find new ways of increasing profitability. Fortunately, [...]
Tue, Oct 17, 2017 Source: theretailbulletin.com

Find out how the world of connected devices will shape customer experience and loyalty, in the latest ebook from HTK. [...]
Tue, Oct 17, 2017 Source: theretailbulletin.com

Online fashion retailer Asos has reported a 145% uplift in full year pre-tax profit to £80 million as it increased its sales forecast for the year ahead. [...]
Tue, Oct 17, 2017 Source: theretailbulletin.com

Lidl has exchanged contracts on a 34-acre site in Peterborough where it plans to build a new 754,000 square foot distribution centre. [...]
Tue, Oct 17, 2017 Source: theretailbulletin.com

Japanese ecommerce platform Rakuten has expanded its Super Points loyalty scheme in Europe. [...]
Tue, Oct 17, 2017 Source: theretailbulletin.com

New figures have shown that retail footfall declined by 1.2% year-on-year in September to mark the third consecutive monthly drop of more than 1%. [...]
Tue, Oct 17, 2017 Source: theretailbulletin.com

London’s Covent Garden is to see the opening of the capital’s first permanent avocado bar. [...]
Tue, Oct 17, 2017 Source: theretailbulletin.com