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Ocado posts strong revenue rise

Ocado posts strong revenue rise

Tuesday June 30th 2015

New customer growth of over 30% helped Ocado to increase its revenue by 18.2% to £507.7 million in the 24 weeks to 17 May.

Amazon launches one-hour delivery for Prime members

Amazon launches one-hour delivery for Prime members

Tuesday June 30th 2015

Amazon.co.uk has launched Prime Now, a new benefit for its Prime members, which offers one-hour delivery on over ten thousand items through a mobile app.

Carpetright reports jump in profits

Carpetright reports jump in profits

Tuesday June 30th 2015

Carpetright has seen its full year underlying pre-tax profit climb to £13 million, excluding exceptional items, from £4.6 million in the previous year.

Morrisons increases share despite decline in grocery market

Morrisons increases share despite decline in grocery market

Tuesday June 30th 2015

New figures on the grocery market have shown that the market slipped back into decline in the 12 weeks to 21 June with 0.1% less going through the tills compared to last year.

Consumer confidence climbs in June

Consumer confidence climbs in June

Tuesday June 30th 2015

Consumer confidence has jumped in June to reach its highest level in over 15 years.

Kurt Geiger to debut at Intu Watford

Kurt Geiger to debut at Intu Watford

Tuesday June 30th 2015

Luxury footwear brand Kurt Geiger is to open a new 2,600 square foot store at the Intu Watford shopping centre.

London Designer Outlet secures UKCES funding for Skills Academy

London Designer Outlet secures UKCES funding for Skills Academy

Tuesday June 30th 2015

The London Designer Outlet has been awarded funding to develop a new training academy to teach retail skills and encourage more people to develop a career in retail.

Silverburn opens £20m extension

Silverburn opens £20m extension

Monday June 29th 2015

The Silverburn shopping cemtre in Glasgow has opened its new £20 million leisure extension.

The Co-operative appoints Peter Plumb and Stevie Spring to its group board

The Co-operative appoints Peter Plumb and Stevie Spring to its group board

Monday June 29th 2015

The Co-operative Group has appointed two new independent non-executive directors as part of plans to strengthen its board following the governance reforms announced last year.

House of Fraser to open new UK store

House of Fraser to open new UK store

Monday June 29th 2015

The House of Fraser department store is to open its first full scale bricks and mortar store in the UK since 2008 at the new Rushden Lakes retail and leisure complex in Northamptonshire.