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Whittard of Chelsea has launched a range of corporate gifts and Christmas-themed gift boxes and hampers. The collection ranges from small token gifts to extravagant wicker hampers packed with tea, coffee... View Article [...]
Tue, Sep 08, 2020 Source: theretailbulletin.com

Travis Perkins has posted a drop in both sales and profits in the six months to 30 June. The news follows the company’s June announcement that... View Article [...]
Tue, Sep 08, 2020 Source: theretailbulletin.com

Amazon is to create a new team of engineers at its Cambridge development centre as part of plans to expand research and development for its Amazon... View Article [...]
Mon, Sep 07, 2020 Source: theretailbulletin.com

Halfords has posted a 5% uplift in like-for-like sales in the 20 weeks to 21 August after it benefited from a new web platform, staycations and more... View Article [...]
Mon, Sep 07, 2020 Source: theretailbulletin.com

JD Sports has posted a drop in first half pre-tax profit after the retailer incurred increased costs due to the coronavirus pandemic. In the six months... View Article [...]
Mon, Sep 07, 2020 Source: theretailbulletin.com

Pentland Brands has promoted Chirag Patel to the position of chief executive and announced a series of new appointments across its executive team. He has succeeded Andy Long... View Article [...]
Mon, Sep 07, 2020 Source: theretailbulletin.com

Over the next four weeks, Sainsbury’s and Nectar will be offering customers bonus points when they buy fruit and vegetables. Running from 7  September to 4 October,... View Article [...]
Mon, Sep 07, 2020 Source: theretailbulletin.com

Guest post: Frederic Frizzarin, Ingenico. Increasingly, as the consumer experience moves online, convenience is becoming the number one priority. Not only can consumers shop from the... View Article [...]
Mon, Sep 07, 2020 Source: theretailbulletin.com

Aldi has said it will be rolling out cardboard packaging across its entire steak range from next month. Using materials sourced from responsibly managed forests, the new... View Article [...]
Sun, Sep 06, 2020 Source: theretailbulletin.com

Christmas has come early at Central England Co-op due to mince pies and Christmas puddings going on sale now  to meet customer demand. The retailer  has begun rolling out the ... View Article [...]
Sun, Sep 06, 2020 Source: theretailbulletin.com

Morrisons has cut the price of over 400 of its most popular items due to family budgets being increasingly under pressure this autumn. The supermarket said the move... View Article [...]
Sun, Sep 06, 2020 Source: theretailbulletin.com

The Piper private equity company is to invest £11.5 million in smart indoor bike brand Wattbike. Founded in Nottingham in 2007 by former world champion rower Ian Wilson... View Article [...]
Sun, Sep 06, 2020 Source: theretailbulletin.com

Associated British Foods has said trading at its Primark fashion chain has exceeded expectations in its fourth quarter. In a pre-close trading update for the year to... View Article [...]
Sun, Sep 06, 2020 Source: theretailbulletin.com

Q: What is the difference between a Hippo and a Zippo? A: One is really heavy, and one is a little lighter… I love the Edinburgh... View Article [...]
Sun, Sep 06, 2020 Source: theretailbulletin.com

As an extension of its in-store food donation programme, Sainsbury’s is now allowing customers to make online donations to the FareShare food waste and hunger charity as part... View Article [...]
Sun, Sep 06, 2020 Source: theretailbulletin.com

Seasalt Cornwall has opened a new sustainable concept store in Norwich. The shop is the first to feature Seasalt’s new retail design concept and has helped to increase the retailer’s sustainable credentials... View Article [...]
Sun, Sep 06, 2020 Source: theretailbulletin.com

eBay has promoted Murray Lambell to the position of general manager of its UK business. Lambell has worked with eBay since 2008 and was previously the company’s... View Article [...]
Sun, Sep 06, 2020 Source: theretailbulletin.com

Pret A Manger is to launch an in-shop coffee subscription service as it looks to boost sales following the coronavirus crisis. Due to launch on 8... View Article [...]
Fri, Sep 04, 2020 Source: theretailbulletin.com

John Lewis has launched more than 30 new fashion, beauty and accessory brands as part of plans to modernise its product offering this autumn. The department store... View Article [...]
Thu, Sep 03, 2020 Source: theretailbulletin.com

Webinar -Sept 9 10AM – For both well-established and ‘first generation’ internet retailers, customer data is both a great asset and a great challenge as we... View Article [...]
Thu, Sep 03, 2020 Source: theretailbulletin.com