Wednesday, August 4, 2021
Home Authors Posts by Alex Douglas

Alex Douglas

Springboard data suggests that UK footfall will rise by almost 20% in the days following 'freedom day'
Mike Pearson joins as European Sales Director while Cathy Hernandez has been promoted to Director of Global Purchasing
For the parent company of H. Samuel and Ernest Jones in the UK, first quarter e-commerce sales for the whole group were up 110%, but the enforced closure of UK stores caused a decline internationally
WOLF explained that after hearing lockdown success stories from retailers up and down the country, it wanted to offer a reminder on how the drop ship service can help further.
WoSG has been a member of RJC since 2011, adhering to its code of practice based on the 17 United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.
The retailer is expecting to retain strong levels of profit in 2020 and has seen a strong recovery after lockdown with sales up 12.2% YOY from August to October.
Year-on-year UK footfall decreased by 30.1% in September, with only a 4.7 percentage point improvement from August.
The new restrictions were announced yesterday afternoon and include the reintroduction of the 2m rule in shops
In doing so he launched a wage subsidy package which he said will support employees working in “viable” jobs.
The UK Government revealed 'bounce back' plans earlier this month, designed to help retailers recover from the pandemic and navigate the difficult months ahead, with a heavy emphasis on use of e-commerce and international exports. However, among the many...