Grace is a reporter for Retail Week.
She covers a variety of sectors including value, sports & leisure, health & beauty and lingerie, as well as wider technology developments across retail.
She is interested in new appointments, store formats and how retailers are keeping pace with the myriad of technological developments across the industry, from their boardrooms to shop floors.
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Amazon is reportedly planning to open up to six more of its Amazon Go stores in the US this year.
Retail Week shares inspiration from some of the best digital marketing campaigns across the sector.
Tesco is reportedly developing a new discount store format. The team discuss whether this potential new venture could be successful.
M&S chairman Archie Norman reportedly advised Wesfarmers against buying Homebase on the grounds that it would be difficult to integrate with Bunnings’ model.
House of Fraser has drafted in Rothschild to assess refinancing a chunk of its debt pile, days after its credit insurance was cut.
Tesco has reportedly drafted in advisors to develop a separate retail brand to better compete with the German discounters.
Retailers including Tesco and Asda have been challenged on equal pay across their shopfloors and warehouses. The team discusses the implications for the sector.
Waitrose will close part of its loyalty scheme this month, which allows shoppers to pick which items they want discounted, after it confused customers.
Ocado has posted flat full-year profits and warned that ongoing investment in its proprietary technology would hamper earnings in 2018.
Retail sales increased last month as the divide between the fortunes of food and non-food retailers continued to deepen.
Dixons Carphone has appointed outgoing Shop Direct boss Alex Baldock to replace Boots-bound Seb James at the helm.
The craft beer brewer may have taken an unorthodox route to market, but it looks set for global domination.