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7 days in retail – 26 November 2021

7 days in retail - an at-a-glance weekly digest of things happening in the retail sector this week: More than 17 million have used buy now, pay later Extinction Rebellion hit Amazon on Black Friday with strikes and protests planned in 20 countries Co-op ‘bins’ this year’s Christmas TV ad ...
4 golden rules

The 4 Golden Rules for pain-free technology transformation

We are delighted to support the retail industry as an associate partner of the British Retail Consortium. Once through the upcoming golden quarter, many retailers thoughts will turn to what they do next to better embed tech and reap the benefits. It's not always plain sailing though and so we're sharing our ...
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7 days in retail – 19 November 2021

7 days in retail - an at-a-glance weekly digest of things happening in the retail sector this week: Inflation at its highest in 10 years - UK prices rose by 4.2% year-on-year in October Lidl to become UK's highest-paying supermarket with £10.10 per hour wage setting out the stall for ...

7 days in retail – 5 November 2021

7 days in retail - an at-a-glance weekly digest of things happening in the retail sector this week: Currys teams up with Uber for 30-minute deliveries in perfect timing for Black Friday push JD Sports furious over forced sale of Footasylum Sainsbury’s posts increase in profits as market share rises ...

7 days in retail – 29 October 2021

7 days in retail - an at-a-glance weekly digest of things happening in the retail sector this week: Tesco website and app back up after hack attempt - shoppers had been locked out of the supermarket's website following an outage that began on Saturday Virgin wines posts first profit as ...

7 days in retail – 15 October 2021

7 days in retail - an at-a-glance weekly digest of things happening in the retail sector this week: £100 contactless payment limit rolls out across UK Government to roll back foreign driver rules to ease supply chain pressures Beighton steps down as Asos eyes new international and own-brand targets Ikea ...

7 days in retail – 1 October 2021

7 days in retail - an at-a-glance weekly digest of things happening in the retail sector this week: InPost announces new partnership with Tesco Sainsbury’s launches Christmas recruitment drive for 22,000 jobs Deliveroo targets rapid grocery market with launch of Hop with Morrisons Boohoo revenues rise but profits fall as ...

7 days in retail – 24 September 2021

7 days in retail - an at-a-glance weekly digest of things happening in the retail sector this week: John Lewis charters ships to save Christmas Next aims for Rotherham warehouse expansion creating 150 new jobs The Hut Group profits soar 38% one year after London listing Made.com to launch homewares ...
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7 days in retail – 17 September 2021

7 days in retail - an at-a-glance weekly digest of things happening in the retail sector this week: John Lewis charters ships to save Christmas Next aims for Rotherham warehouse expansion creating 150 new jobs The Hut Group profits soar 38% one year after London listing Made.com to launch homewares ...

7 days in retail – 10 September 2021

7 days in retail - an at-a-glance weekly digest of things happening in the retail sector this week: Ikea in talks to buy former topshop flagship store for a mere 385m UK economic growth slows sharply in July Amazon offers to pay college fees for 750,000 us staff Costa gives ...