Design, Marketing & Brands
Optical retailer Vision Express is to sponsor Paralympian Harriet Lee to support her in the run-up to the 2016 Olympics in Rio de Janeiro. Read more..
Shoppers at Westfield shopping centre in Londonís Shepherds Bush are being given the chance to 'virtually' feed free-range pigs in return for a £1 charity donation. Read more..
The Golden Square shopping centre in Warrington has won a top industry award for excellence in retail marketing. Read more..
Waitrose has signed a three-year deal with the England & Wales Cricket Board to become the new team sponsor of England Cricket from next year. Read more..
Supermarket giant Tesco has brought back its Clubcard Exchange which enables customers to double the value of their Clubcard vouchers by exchanging £5 of vouchers for £10 of tokens. Read more..
Marks & Spencer is to launch a new food marketing campaign next week which uses the strapline Make Today Delicious. Read more..
Sportswear retailer Sports Direct has launched a sports news website called Sports Direct News as a means of connecting with new customers. Read more..
Waitrose is once again working with the National Farmers Union to create a stand at this monthís Chelsea Flower Show that will celebrate British produce, plants and flowers. Read more..
Elephant Paradeís instantly recognisable elephant statues are set to make a return to the UK this summer as part of a 375 day tour of Intuís shopping centres. Read more..
Ikea has unveiled details of its new personalised campaign which will see the retailer turn weather forecaster and al fresco party planner in a bid to promote its summer garden ranges. Read more..
High street fashion retailer River Island has unveiled an interactive video on its Style Insider blog as part of its spring-summer advertising campaign. Read more..
There has been a great deal of publicity about the fact that all of the major fmcg retailers ran out of Easter eggs at Easter, while there were plenty to be had at Christmas. Read more..