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....The company has six shops in the South East of England and sells directly to customers in the US and Europe via its website, and further afield via export arrangements. So far most of its overseas customers have come via a partnership deal with a large US retailer. ... [Read full article on BBC ]
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.... “In terms of online penetration, the US is where the UK was five or so years ago,” continues Saunders. “What we are seeing is large US retailers scrabbling to adjust. ... [Read full article on Guardian ]
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Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 11th of April 2017 11:14:15 PM
....The company has six shops in the South East of England and sells directly to customers in the US and Europe via its website, and further afield via export arrangements. So far most of its overseas customers have come via a partnership deal with a large US retailer. ...
Uber president quits firm saying its values are 'inconsistent' with his image
.... He had been performing some of those COO responsibilities. Jones joined Uber in September from US retailer Target, where he was chief marketing officer. ...
Staples sale takes jobs affected by retail failures in 2016 to 26,000 image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 18th of November 2016 12:59:36 PM
....The stores will remain open while Hilco decides what to do with the business, though the Staples brand will be phased out in the next six months. Staples is the latest familiar retail name to face difficulties this year, after the collapse of BHS and Austin Reed, as well as the planned closure of US retailers American Apparel and Banana Republic’s UK stores. ...
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.... Some US sectors, such as agriculture, depend on it. Most US retailers, for instance, source significant volumes of fruit and vegetables from California. ...
American Apparel files for second bankruptcy protection image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 14th of November 2016 09:26:05 AM
. US retailer American Apparel (AA) has filed for its second bankruptcy protection in just over a year. ...
The real reason shops want you to sign up for e-receipts image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Sunday 16th of October 2016 02:59:37 PM
.... Assistants will be able to greet them and present the shoes, say, that they were looking at online before they left the house. US retailers are a step ahead. ...

This bizarre kiwi mystery is confusing the internet
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Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Thursday 21st of July 2016 04:34:10 PM
.... Did one of us accidentally buy a kiwi at the store?". The Tumblr user was even more freaked out after discovering that the brand of kiwi isn’t even sold at US retailers. ...
Amazon tests personalised video ads image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 13th of July 2016 05:51:52 PM
....Amazon has revealed it is experimenting with personalised video adverts. The clips feature images and text about products the US retailer has detected the user has shown interest in. ...
Low sales even in healthy economy signal 'complete shift in shopping' image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 28th of May 2016 10:00:01 AM
....Monday is Memorial Day, the official start of summer and another celebration traditionally marked by sales and a shopping bonanza. But the sun isn’t shining for US retailers. ...
What will happen if world's biggest companies don't take water seriously? image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 13th of April 2016 08:16:23 AM
....The targets need to be genuinely ambitious. US retailer Target, car-maker Ford and beverage giant Coca-Cola are among those to have announced the early achievement of their water goals. ...
Asda backs down over food bank ban image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 26th of February 2016 12:17:02 AM
....”. Asda has more than 525 UK stores and is owned by the US retailer Walmart. ...
Woolworths suffers $1bn loss as Masters debacle and price war take their toll image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 25th of February 2016 10:13:06 PM
....The retailer has poured nearly $4bn into Masters since 2009 in an attempt to eat into the profits made by its rival Wesfarmers from Australia’s number one hardware chain, Bunnings. But the 63-strong chain – a joint venture with the US retailer Lowe’s – has been a constant drain on Woolworths which has also struggled to compete in the supermarket price war. ...
Burberry faces US lawsuit over 'deceptive price tags' image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 12th of February 2016 09:42:19 AM
....The lawsuit is the latest in a long line of cases accusing luxury retailers of marking up goods sold in outlet stores with made-up manufacturer prices. Last year, US retailer Michael Kors agreed to pay $4. ...
Bulldog gets its teeth into a US-wide deal to sell skincare range image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Tuesday 9th of February 2016 05:15:28 AM
....” . The company started selling products in smaller US retailers in 2010. ...
Asda and Tesco cut diesel price to 97.7p per litre image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 22nd of January 2016 09:49:45 AM
....Asda became the first UK supermarket to cut the price of diesel in response to the slump in global oil prices, but Tesco has swiftly followed suit. Asda, which is owned by the US retailer Walmart, lowered its diesel prices by 2p to a six-year low of 97. ...
US retailers suffer their worst year since 2009 image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Friday 15th of January 2016 02:38:55 PM
. US retailers have endured their worst year since 2009, in another sign that the world's largest economy is starting to struggle. ...
Sports Direct slips despite Odey fund raising stake, as FTSE slumps nearly 2% image
....44% are taken into account. Even so, in the wake of Sports Direct taking a stake in US retailer Dick’s Sporting Goods on Wednesday, its shares are down another 4. ...
Giraffe losses add to Tesco woes image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 2nd of December 2015 07:46:21 PM
....Dunnhumby was initially thought to be worth up to £2bn, a major chunk of the £5bn needed to firm up Tesco’s balance sheet after a collapse in profits and a £263m accounting scandal last year. But bidders were willing to pay only £600m after Dunnhumby unwound a joint venture with US retailer Kroger. ...
Cyber Monday sales on track to top $3bn for the first time ever image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 30th of November 2015 09:01:04 PM
....Sales on Cyber Monday, the busiest day of the year for internet shopping, were up 14% from a year earlier at $490m between midnight and 10am ET, according to Adobe Digital Index, part of Adobe Systems Inc, which provides digital marketing and media solutions to merchants. Adobe tracked 80% of all online transactions from the top 100 US retailers and said sales are on track to meet its expectation of a record $3bn by the end of the day. ...
Four-day shopping spree promises £3bn sales record for UK retailers image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Saturday 28th of November 2015 02:10:00 PM
.... Between Black Friday last week and the close of Cyber Monday, shoppers will have spent more than £3bn, analysts believe. Cyber Monday, like last week’s Black Friday, is an American-inspired phenomenon when US retailers offer discounts at the end of the Thanksgiving holiday season in a bid to kickstart a buying frenzy. ...
Black Friday eclipsed by Thanksgiving shopping as retailers open earlier image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Friday 27th of November 2015 02:33:55 PM
....Most shoppers had already come and gone. This year, the real shopping holiday was Thursday, Thanksgiving day, with many US retailers increasingly extending their holiday deals and opening stores in the evening in order to compete with online deals offered by the likes of Amazon. ...
US retailer Costco in E. coli scare image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 24th of November 2015 11:30:12 PM
Premier Foods joins with Bake Off's Paul Hollywood for new range image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 10th of November 2015 11:30:58 AM
.... Kipling to America. It is planning a trial of Mr Kipling Apple, Fruit and Mississippi Mud Pies in 250 stores of a major US retailer during November. ...
Asda to step away from Black Friday shopping bonanza image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 10th of November 2015 11:22:22 AM
....Related: Angry Argos bargain-hunters complain at online sales glitch. The new tactics mark a dramatic turnaround for the Walmart-owned retailer, which was instrumental in introducing Black Friday to the UK alongside fellow US retailer Amazon. ...
Premier Foods teams up with Bake Off's Paul Hollywood as sales rise image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Tuesday 10th of November 2015 10:54:31 AM
.... The US served up a robust performance as well. Premier Foods is set to trial Mr Kipling apple, fruit and Mississippi mud pies across 250 stores of a major US retailer this month. ...
Amazon begins a new chapter with opening of first physical bookstore image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 3rd of November 2015 10:55:48 AM
....Neil Saunders at Conlumino said: “With the lines between physical and online becoming more blurred it makes sense for Amazon to experiment with physical outlets. “This is especially important as a number of US retailers, like Walmart, are now starting to move more aggressively into the digital space and are using their existing stores as hubs for delivery and collection of product. ...
Mission possible: don't lose sight of why your business exists image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 29th of October 2015 07:55:02 AM
....As a company expands, it is crucial it remains true to its original purpose, or it risks alienating those who believed in it. US retailer Walmart is an example of a business who has remained dedicated to its purpose. ...
JP Morgan to launch a rival to Apple Pay called Chase Pay image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Monday 26th of October 2015 09:51:47 PM
.... . JP Morgan has signed a deal with the Merchant Customer Exchange, a group of major retailers including Wal-Mart, the largest US retailer, and Best Buy to accept payments through the bank's technology. ...
Starbucks' new 'coffee theatre' makes play for London market image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 20th of October 2015 03:52:22 PM
....Starbucks is taking on home-grown coffee shops offering speciality brewing methods, craft beer and fresh food with what it calls a “coffee theatre”, a new outlet in central London. The outlet, branded as the Starbucks Reserve bar, is to be the first of the US retailer’s UK outlets to serve fresh food such as pastries, salads and sharing platters of cheeses, meats and flatbread. ...
Fat cat bankers encouraged to slim down with fitness gadgets at Barclays image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Tuesday 20th of October 2015 03:47:56 PM
....” . Other companies including US retailer Target and risk manager Aon have also signed up to give free or discounted wristbands to their staff in similar health drives. ...
Wal-Mart shares fall on profit warning image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 14th of October 2015 06:19:03 PM
....The company revised down earnings figures for this year as well, predicting growth would be flat, rather than the previously forecast growth of 1%-2%. Wal-Mart has blamed the fall in part on the strong dollar affecting overseas sales, something that has also affected other US retailers. ...
Wal-Mart profit warning sends shares tumbling image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Wednesday 14th of October 2015 04:36:28 PM
. Shares in Wal-Mart suffered their worst losses in 15 years after the US retailer warned profits would fall in the face of rising wages and sluggish growth. ...
Clearly, it won't be enough for Tesco to be transparent image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Thursday 8th of October 2015 06:29:24 PM
.... Shore Capital called the auction of the data analytics business “cack handed” yesterday, and even that accusation could be too kind. Never has there been a worse kept secret sale; throughout the auction, sources eked out grim updates of poor trading, a renegotiation of contracts with Tesco and US retailer Kroger. ...
How to tackle network intruders image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Sunday 4th of October 2015 11:46:35 PM
...."It takes so long because there is a shortage of competent security analysts and there's an enormous amount of technology that's providing you with threat information," he said. Analysis suggests one reason US retailer Target suffered one of the biggest data breaches in American corporate history was because the company's threat detection systems overwhelmed its security staff with false alarms. ...
House of Fraser profits rise after sale to Sanpower image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Tuesday 22nd of September 2015 07:45:42 PM
....3bn (£5. 8bn) in sales, three times as much as Cyber Monday generated for all US retailers. ...
Quorn ups capacity by 50pc as takeover battle heats up image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Sunday 6th of September 2015 09:04:08 PM
.... . Sales in the lucrative US market grew by 30pc last year, after the firm increased its product lines in a number of major US retailers including Walmart. ...
Wal-Mart raises minimum pay. Workers complain image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Thursday 6th of August 2015 11:01:06 AM
.... . Several US retailers have raised the minimum wage for their workers in recent months, among them Gap, TJX Cos and Target. ...
Facial recognition deemed 'creepy' by UK shoppers image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 27th of July 2015 06:15:06 AM
....Retailers are wary of revealing how much they know about their customers. Three years ago, the US retailer Target sent discount coupons for newborn baby clothes to the home of a teenage schoolgirl. ...
Amazon planning drive-through grocery stores image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Sunday 26th of July 2015 10:11:46 AM
.... Above: Amazon wants to launch a drone delivery service known as "Prime Air". Amazon recently overtook Walmart to become the largest US retailer by market capitalisation, after revenues soared 19. ...
Amazon overtakes Walmart to become largest US retailer image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Thursday 23rd of July 2015 11:03:50 PM
. Amazon overtook Walmart on Thursday night to become the largest US retailer by market capitalisation, after announcing a rare profit. ...
Source : Independent [Read Article] Friday 3rd of July 2015 12:28:16 AM
....Carphone had two separate relationships with BestBuy. In the first, Carphone ran BestBuy’s mobile outlets in the US, and in the second the US retailer took a 50 per cent stake in Carphone in an attempt to roll out its warehouse model of electrical retailing across Europe. ...
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Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Thursday 2nd of July 2015 08:22:41 PM
.... It is not the first British retailer to try to make it big across the pond; it would certainly not be first to fail. The list includes Tesco, whose Fresh & Easy venture ended in tears and £150m of disposal costs a few years back; and J Sainsbury, which had to sell US retailer Shaw’s to rival Alberston’s more than a decade ago. ...
Google eyes British partnership to buy firm behind Tesco's Clubcard image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 18th of June 2015 07:57:37 PM
....A host of private equity firms are also thought to be reviewing a bid, including Apax Partners, Hellman & Friedman, Bain Capital, Blackstone, Advent International, TPG and CVC. In April, Tesco paved the way for the sale of Dunnhumby, which helped develop the supermarket’s Clubcard scheme, by breaking up a joint venture with US retailer. ...
US expansion lifts Associated British Foods image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Friday 29th of May 2015 05:13:03 PM
.... . Despite failed attempts by other British retailers to cross the Atlantic, Primark, which has over 160 stores in the UK, acquired the leases to seven stores from US retailer Sears last year and plans to open them by the end of 2016. ...
US growth fears weigh on Asia shares image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 14th of May 2015 01:46:40 AM
....Asian shares traded mixed on Thursday, following a lacklustre lead from Wall Street, where stocks fell on renewed concerns about US growth. Weak retail sales data for April, along with poor earnings from US retailers such as Macy's and JC Penney, weighed on investor sentiment, sending the Dow Jones and S&P 500 lower. ...
Disney seals exclusive Avengers deal with Alibaba image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Wednesday 13th of May 2015 05:55:15 PM
.... . The Chinese e-commerce market, which surpassed America’s in 2013 and could double in size over the next five years, is particularly important for US retailers to crack. ...
We're more than mere consumers, and business should remember that image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Tuesday 12th of May 2015 02:21:02 PM
.... It’s no wonder the public has a poor view of the term “consumer”. I recently collaborated in a study of two groups: customers of a global consumer packaged goods company and those of a large US retailer. ...
Primark unveils 11% rise in first-half profits but strong US dollar causes alarm image
....George Weston, the chief executive of Primark’s owner, Associated British Foods, said plans for the retailer’s foray into the north-east US were “well advanced”. Last autumn, it struck a surprise deal to to take over unwanted shop space in American malls from the US retailer Sears. ...
Five gadgets to make life easier for the busy entrepreneur image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Wednesday 15th of April 2015 08:43:44 AM
....Co-founder Andrew Thomas says inspiration struck after he wasted hours at a depot waiting for a package he had missed. Now stocked at Amazon and US retailer Best Buy, SkyBell is selling thousands of units a month, says Thomas. ...
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 13th of April 2015 06:50:27 AM
....Launched in 2007, Flipkart now has 30 million registered users and has attracted billions of dollars of investment as it tries to dominate the sector. US retailer Amazon has invested about $2bn into its Indian operations while homegrown firm Snapdeal is another rival in this fast-growing industry. ...
Tesco looks to trim rent costs by regaining control of 21 superstores image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Friday 20th of March 2015 07:54:00 AM
.... Earlier this month, the head of Tesco's in-store restaurant and coffee shops, Michael Holmes, left the company. Mike McNamara, the company's top tech boss, departed in February for a role at US retailer Target. ...
US retailer Target to cut thousands of jobs image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 4th of March 2015 01:45:55 AM
TJ Maxx follows Walmart in raising US workers' basic pay image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Wednesday 25th of February 2015 08:13:14 PM
. The owner of US retailers TJ Maxx and Marshalls will raise the hourly pay of its workers to $9 (£5. ...
Online sales slow in January image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Tuesday 17th of February 2015 07:38:22 PM
.... Black Friday is a US shopping phenomenon that takes place the day after Thanksgiving and is designed to get shoppers back into stores after the holiday. It has been brought over to the UK by US retailers, including Amazon and Asda, which is owned by Walmart. ...
Shop workers prep teenager for a job interview and buy him a tie image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Friday 6th of February 2015 09:40:36 AM
. Employees at a US retailer have become an internet sensation after their attempts to help a young boy prepare for a job interview were captured on camera by a surprised shopper. ...
Barack Obama calls for stronger data privacy laws image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 12th of January 2015 03:04:41 PM
....The attack appears to not have exposed any non-public information but is described as embarrassing for the Pentagon. Mr Obama's proposals come after a year in which many large US retailers, including Target, Home Depot, Staples and Sears, were hit by cyber-thieves keen to scoop up payment-card data. ...
Fraudulent returns of stolen 'presents' cost US retailers more than $3.5bn image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Monday 29th of December 2014 07:58:39 PM
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Walgreens CEO to step down after Alliance Boots merger image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Wednesday 10th of December 2014 11:19:08 PM
.... . The move will give the US retailer some 11,000 shops in 12 countries, and the largest pharmaceutical wholesale and distribution network in the world. ...
Abercrombie & Fitch boss resigns as retailer struggles image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 9th of December 2014 07:32:51 PM
. Mike Jeffries, the controversial chief executive of US retailer Abercrombie & Fitch, has resigned. ...
US teen retailer Delia's files for bankruptcy image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Friday 5th of December 2014 06:41:45 PM
....Delia's had announced in September it was looking for a buyer or strategic partner. It is just one of many US retailers targeted towards teens that have struggled recently, such as Aeropostale and Abercrombie & Fitch. ...
US Black Friday sales fall 11% on sluggish demand image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 1st of December 2014 05:16:49 PM
. US retailers reported sluggish Black Friday spending, with sales falling 11% from the same period last year, according to the National Retail Federation (NRF). ...
Police chief denounces 'appalling' Black Friday behaviour image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Friday 28th of November 2014 01:17:54 PM
....K. and worldwide over the last few years as the rise of the Internet has made the event a global phenomenon, with customers always being just one click away from the deals offered by US retailers online. ...
Amazon: We're not out to destroy Royal Mail image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Thursday 27th of November 2014 10:00:00 PM
.... . However, Christopher North, the boss of Amazon in the UK, has insisted the online US retailer has no intention of killing Royal Mail with its own delivery business Amazon Logistics. ...
Black Friday sales expected to whip up a storm image
Source : Daily Express [Read Article] Saturday 22nd of November 2014 12:00:00 AM
....Stateside, shops have long used the Friday following the Thanksgiving holiday to put on special offers and it is a custom British retailers and consumers have embraced enthusiastically, particularly when it comes to cut-price electrical products. This year, Black Friday falls next week when, taking their cue from US retailers such as A­mazon and Apple, UK retailers will put up bargains on their website at midnight and many stores will open their doors early. ...
Eggless mayonnaise firm sued by Hellmann's maker over branding image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Tuesday 11th of November 2014 11:25:40 AM
.... Unilever claims this suggests the product - which is made with canola oil, lemon juice and pea protein - contains eggs. Hampton Creek's products are sold alongside egg-based mayonnaises at a wide range of US retailers, as well as Tesco in the UK, and the company has been growing rapidly, attracting funding from Bill Gates, Peter Thiel and other venture capital firms. ...
Home Depot hackers stole 53 million email addresses image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Thursday 6th of November 2014 11:14:28 PM
....The company said it was still investigating the incident. It follows a similar case involving Target, another US retailer, which was targeted by hackers in December 2013. ...
Starbucks to start delivering coffee to your desk image
Source : Telegraph [Read Article] Friday 31st of October 2014 06:03:53 PM
.... . The US retailer plans to launch a new mobile order and pay app across America and "select markets" that will let people order food and drinks. ...
British Airways owner IAG leads FTSE 100 higher image
Source : Guardian [Read Article] Thursday 23rd of October 2014 04:14:08 PM
....Finally, Fitbug jumped another 58% to 2. 575p following Wednesday’s news of a deal to sell its fitness devices in Sainsbury and US retailer Target. ...
Source : Independent [Read Article] Thursday 23rd of October 2014 12:18:09 AM
....25p to 1. 62p after Sainsbury’s and US retailer Target agreed to sell its products in their stores, representing the company’s two biggest deals to date. ...
Apple's iPhone sales boost earnings image
Source : BBC [Read Article] Monday 20th of October 2014 08:57:26 PM
....Apple shares rose over 2% in after-hours trading after the earnings were released. The earnings were announced on the same day that Apple introduced its digital payment system, Apple Pay, at a host of US retailers including supermarket chain Whole Foods and pharmacy Walgreens. ...

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