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New figures for the Christmas shopping season show that footfall rose by 7.2% last week from the previous week but dropped by the same percentage when... View Article [...]
Tue, Dec 24, 2019 Source: theretailbulletin.com

Shoppers in London’s West End were expected to spend £136 million in the final weekend before Christmas. The data from New West End Company, the organisation that... View Article [...]
Mon, Dec 23, 2019 Source: theretailbulletin.com

R.W. Wolf is is to continue its expansion across London with the acquisition of a third site in the capital. The artisan barber and gentleman’ salon... View Article [...]
Mon, Dec 23, 2019 Source: theretailbulletin.com

Waitrose & Partners has increased orders of its best-selling loose vegetables by 75% year-on-year this Christmas following demand from environmentally-savvy shoppers. The retailer said it is... View Article [...]
Mon, Dec 23, 2019 Source: theretailbulletin.com

The Brockmans premium gin company has appointed former Mast-Jägermeister and Russian Standard Vodka executive Guy Lawrence to the newly created role of managing director. The news... View Article [...]
Fri, Dec 20, 2019 Source: theretailbulletin.com

New data has revealed that UK consumer confidence has risen in December as people’s perceptions about the prospects for the general economy improved. GfK’s long-running Consumer... View Article [...]
Fri, Dec 20, 2019 Source: theretailbulletin.com

Yoox Net-a-Porter has promoted Fiona Firth to the position of managing director of Mr Porter. Firth joined Mr Porter in 2016 as buying director and during... View Article [...]
Fri, Dec 20, 2019 Source: theretailbulletin.com

Chinese retail giant Suning is to create more than 10,000 new stores and 8,000 jobs next year while investing around €5 billion  in new technologies and... View Article [...]
Fri, Dec 20, 2019 Source: theretailbulletin.com

The White Company has increased its annual sales and profit despite a “turbulent” retail environment. The retailer has changed its year end date to align with... View Article [...]
Fri, Dec 20, 2019 Source: theretailbulletin.com

Shopping centre owner Capital & Regional has bolstered is leasing team with the appointment of Jocelyn Holmes as leasing executive. With over 14 years’ experience in... View Article [...]
Thu, Dec 19, 2019 Source: theretailbulletin.com

Italian fashion brand Fiorucci has hired UK designer Daniel Fletcher as its menswear artistic director. After graduating from Central St Martins in 2015, Fletcher went to... View Article [...]
Thu, Dec 19, 2019 Source: theretailbulletin.com

Global Blue has been enlisted by the Kazakhstani Government to launch a tax free shopping scheme in Almaty, Kazakhstan’s biggest city. The scheme is part of... View Article [...]
Thu, Dec 19, 2019 Source: theretailbulletin.com

Virgin Holidays has opened its largest ‘v-room’ concept store in the UK at Liverpool ONE.  Spanning 2,000 square feet, the  store on South John Street aims... View Article [...]
Thu, Dec 19, 2019 Source: theretailbulletin.com

European countries experienced Year-on-Year traffic uplifts on Black Friday. However, Shoppertrak’s shopper visit data for retail stores and shopping centers in the US indicates a combined... View Article [...]
Wed, Dec 18, 2019 Source: theretailbulletin.com

The John Lewis department store chain saw its total sales decline by 11.9% year-on-year last week due to trade being more subdued following the Black Friday... View Article [...]
Wed, Dec 18, 2019 Source: theretailbulletin.com

Nespresso is to open a new self-service boutique at London Bridge Station as it looks to increase accessibility to the company’s coffee range and recycling scheme.... View Article [...]
Wed, Dec 18, 2019 Source: theretailbulletin.com

Guest blog by SCOTT SLINN Earlier this year, when the front door rang and a polite courier announced that he had a cot for me, I... View Article [...]
Wed, Dec 18, 2019 Source: theretailbulletin.com

One iota, a leading provider of cloud-based digital apps to global brands, is pleased to announce it is working with global retail giant, The Foschini Group... View Article [...]
Wed, Dec 18, 2019 Source: theretailbulletin.com

Jewellery retailer Pandora has appointed Carla Liuni as its chief marketing officer. Liuni was previously vice president of global marketing and communication at Bulgari. Prior to... View Article [...]
Wed, Dec 18, 2019 Source: theretailbulletin.com

Loqate provide address verification powered by the most accurate global location data…helping you deliver exceptional experiences to every customer, wherever they are located. What challenges... View Article [...]
Wed, Dec 18, 2019 Source: theretailbulletin.com