New research has found that convenience sector growth is being supported by a new generation of so called "basketeers" who are doing most of their shopping in convenience stores as they look to save time.
Increased tourist spend by Middle Eastern visitors to the UK in April has continued the ‘pre-Ramadan rush’ retail trend, according to new figures.
Miranda Curtis is to step down from the board of Marks & Spencer at the end of her second three-year term on 1 February 2018. The news follows her recent appointment as lead non-executive director of The Foreign and Commonwealth Office.
New research has found that more than three quarters of UK adults would be likely to switch to an alternative retailer when shopping online if they had a poor ordering experience.
Following outline planning consent, a detailed planning application has been submitted for the £1.4 billion redevelopment of the Brent Cross shopping centre in London.
Shopping centre operator Hammerson has appointed Maxime Depreux to the newly created role of chief operating officer - premium outlets.
Marks & Spencer is now including chilled food such as meat, dairy items, poultry and ready meals in its nationwide food redistribution scheme as part of its Plan A target of reducing food waste by 20% by 2020.
Research highlights that ‘handling promotions effectively’ remains the retail industry’s top business issue regarding supply chain planning & execution.