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An unprecedented number of retailers are poised to take part in a Black Friday deal frenzy that is expected to deliver £200m of sales.
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Asda plans to leverage the buying power of parent company Walmart as it escalates the range of products available during Black Friday promotions.
Family spending power reached a record high last month, with shoppers’ weekly spend rising year on year for the 13th month in a row.
Tesco is seeking to take the stress out of finding Christmas presents by launching an app that trawls social media to generate gift ideas.
Consumers’ spending intentions have been running three weeks behind last year, Asda chiefs have revealed.
Casino-owned etail group Cnova began trading on the Nasdaq Stock Market yesterday, after analysts expressed disappointment over its IPO price.
Retail Week’s cartoonist Patrick Blower’s take on the big retailers’ effort to create the ultimate Christmas advert this year.
Mothercare’s turnaround efforts seem to be gaining traction as the retailer’s underlying pre-tax profit jumped 65% to £3.3m in the first half.
Big data is an essential tool for retailers but it shouldn’t get in the way of good old-fashioned intuition and judgement.
From labour conditions to food-supply integrity, retailers lead the way on listening to customers and building responsible businesses.