UK & IRELAND RETAIL NEWS

GSCOP training this September: can you stay in the dark any...

Register now for the GSCOP/GCA training courses on 15th September (near Windsor) and 17th September (Doncaster). The courses, designed for all suppliers to supermarkets, cover the code, the...

Bargain Stores Booming As Consumers Shift Spend Away From Supermarkets And...

New data released by Nielsen shows that Britons now spend nearly £5bn a year at bargain stores, 17% more than a year earlier. It...

Australian Beauty Brand Set To Open First UK Store

Australian beauty brand Jurlique is reportedly planning to open its first standalone store in the UK. According to propertyweek.com, the 1,500 sq. ft. outlet will...

New Product Launches Driving Strong Growth In Energy Drinks Market

New research from Mintel shows that more energy drinks were launched globally in 2015 than in any year since 2008, with the number of...

INTERNATIONAL RETAIL NEWS

US: Amazon Reportedly Planning To Open Click & Collect Grocery Hubs

Amazon looks set to step up its presence in the US grocery market with reports suggesting the online giant is planning to open click...

CHILE: The Body Shop Set To Enter Market

The Body Shop has announced that it will open its first store in Chile this month. The opening will be the L’Oréal-owned beauty chain’s...

PRODUCTS & PROMOTIONS

Natural Balance Foods To Launch New Premium Snack Range

Natural Balance Foods is set to launch a new range of premium snacks under its £33.6m Nākd brand. The company said the new Nākd...

Kraft Heinz To Kick-Off £4m Media Campaign During This Weekend’s X...

Kraft Heinz will launch a new £4m campaign this weekend for its Heinz Beanz range. Aimed at driving consumer engagement, the campaign aims to “remind...