All articles by Liz Morrell – Page 8

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    Jail terms

    2007-12-13T14:25:40Z

    Retailers have been crying out for more help with tackling crime. Could retail jails be the answer, or do they pose as many problems as they solve? Liz Morrell assesses the Government’s plans

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    A capital idea

    2007-12-06T15:02:34Z

    The extension to the St David’s scheme in Cardiff is not due to open until 2009, but it has already generated real excitement. Liz Morrell finds out why it will put the Welsh capital on the retail map

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    Here today, gone tomorrow

    2007-11-29T15:54:16Z

    Now you’ve got your Christmas temps in place, it is crucial that you train them well for this key period – even if they are a transient workforce. Liz Morrell finds out how to get them fired up

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    In the midnight hour

    2007-11-22T12:34:07.983Z

    After-hours replenishment has benefits for the retailer, customer and environment alike, says Liz Morrell – but it’s not without its challenges

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    Improve your credit score

    2007-11-22T12:01:02.230Z

    Supply chain finance not only helps retailers improve terms for their suppliers, but bolsters the working relationship too. Liz Morrell reports on the benefits for both parties

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    Take stock

    2007-11-22T11:52:30.630Z

    When it comes to e-tail, getting fulfilment right first time, every time is more than just good netiquette – it’s crucial in keeping customers coming back, says Liz Morrell

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    Festive fundamentals

    2007-11-09T10:58:03.027Z

    There’s no excuse for empty shelves in the run-up to Christmas, says Liz Morr ell . Preparation should take place all year so that staff can be confident when it comes to the crunch

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    To Hull and back again

    2007-11-01T10:08:29.613Z

    It’s been tough for Hull playing second fiddle to rival retail hubs such as Leeds and Meadowhall, but two major developments are bringing shoppers flooding back to the city. Liz Morrell reports

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    To Hull and back again

    2007-10-25T17:02:40.623Z

    It’s been tough for Hull playing second fiddle to rival retail hubs such as Leeds and Meadowhall, but two major developments are bringing shoppers flooding back to the city. Liz Morrell reports

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    All in the brand

    2007-10-12T11:19:16.740Z

    Marketing a scheme goes beyond a burst of activity around the launch; it’s about creating a brand that endures. By Liz Morrell

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    A walk in the park

    2007-10-10T16:10:53.683Z

    Retail parks are trying to compete with town centre rivals by giving shoppers more reasons to stick around when they visit. Liz Morrell reports on the rise of experience-led schemes

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    Fire in his belly

    2007-10-05T11:16:28.780Z

    More famous today for his role as an investor in Dragons’ Den than as a shopkeeper, Theo Paphitis has made a career of rescuing retailers on the brink of collapse. Liz Morrell enters the Dragon’s lair

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    Net gains

    2007-09-27T11:48:26.107Z

    E-tail is becoming an essential selling tool, but while it is a priority for most retailers, not all have the skills and experience to be successful online. Liz Morrell reports

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    Glad to be Grey

    2006-07-06T17:04:00Z

    By 2020, more than half the population will be over 50, which makes marketing to the grey pound a golden opportunity. Liz Morrell looks at how retailers are catering for this lucrative sector

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    Where are they now?

    2005-03-29T15:14:24Z

    Retail Week tracks down the names who were making the news 10 years ago

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    Retail chiefs are hungry for private equity deals

    2004-09-24T12:09:59Z

    Retail chiefs are hungry for private equity deals

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    Discovery Store embarks on Must Have IT rebrand

    2004-06-25T12:09:59Z

    Discovery Store embarks on Must Have IT rebrand

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    The Asda Academy - Learning a lesson at Asda

    2004-05-28T12:09:59Z

    The Asda Academy - Learning a lesson at Asda

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    Baugur to bring in equity partners

    2004-04-30T12:09:59Z

    Baugur to bring in equity partners

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    Inditex aims for 100-store portfolio in UK

    2003-11-14T12:09:59Z

    Inditex aims for 100-store portfolio in UK