Menu

Chipotle hopes that queso will win back customers scared away by norovirus and rodents

July 25, 2017

Chipotle Mexican Grill is betting big on queso, hoping that the “most requested item” will lure back customers.

Retail News

Flannels opens first ever Scottish store

July 25, 2017

Flannels has made its bricks-and-mortar debut in Scotland, opening a shop at Silverburn shopping centre in Glasgow. The 756sq ft store for the upmarket fashion retailer, which is owned by Mike Ashley’s Sports Direct, follows an opening in Meadowhall in Yorkshire in May. The chain’s Scottish debut stocks a number of international brands across men’s and women’s designer clothing, footwear and accessories






Retail News

Investor to nation’s largest bookstore chain: ‘Sell yourself!’

July 25, 2017

Deena M.






Retail News

Discounter ups the ante on hydrogen fuel cells for lift trucks

July 25, 2017

Deena M. Amato-McCoy Walmart is stepping up efforts to drive energy efficiency across its distribution network.   read more






Retail News

Amazon announces 450 new UK head office jobs

July 25, 2017

Amazon has confirmed its commitment to maintain a diverse workforce even after Brexit as the online retail giant opened its new UK head office and announced plans to create 450 new research and development jobs. The internet behemoth is set to move in to all 15 storeys and 600,000sq ft of the Principal Place building in Shoreditch, east London, so it can double the capacity of its research and development centre from 450 to 900 staff. The roles include software development engineers, user-interface experts, data analysts and graphic designers who will work on building new technologies for Amazon’s Prime Video service.






Retail News

Tofs appoints Halford’s former commercial boss as new CEO

July 25, 2017

Tofs has hired the former commercial director at Halfords, Emma Fox, to be its new chief executive. She will begin her role at the value department store, which used to be known as The Original Factory Shop, sometime in August






Retail News

Hands On with the Depop app

July 25, 2017

WHAT IS IT? Depop is a shopping app which has been likened to a mix between eBay and Instagram






Retail News

Games Workshop sales & profit skyrocket

July 25, 2017

Sales and profits at Games Workshop skyrocketed in its recent fiscial year, enabling the fantasy miniature specialist retail chain to improve its profit forecast.






Retail News

Chipotle shares jump on earnings beat, but sales disappoint

July 25, 2017

The burrito chain is expected to post earnings of $2.18 per share on $1.19 billion in revenue, according to Thomson Reuters estimates.






Retail News

Walmart marketplace expands breadth of merchandise

July 25, 2017

Michael Johnsen Walmart is streamlining how its third-party suppliers connect with its marketplace.    read more






Retail News