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Latest Retail News : Co-op back in the black, AO World, Gender pay gap data, Sainsbury’s bid speculation … Via Retail Week

by on April 6, 2018

Co-op back in the black as food like-for-likes rise

The Co-op returned to profit in 2017 on the back of strong food sales and the growth of its wholesale business.

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FMCG : New product launch from Heinz

by on April 1, 2018

Have you ever wondered what standard mayonnaise would taste like if combined with the delectable taste of Belgian dark chocolate?

Well, wonder no longer, as Heinz has developed an entirely new recipe bringing the two ingredients together just in time for Easter.

Culinary experts have created the “Heinz [Seriously] Good Chocolate Mayonnaise", a sauce which they claim can be paired with sweet and savoury foods alike.

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[Watch] … 1000heads launches Carphone Warehouse x Big Narstie Samsung S9 social campaign

by on March 16, 2018

1000heads has teamed up once again with long-standing client Carphone Warehouse to launch the Samsung S9 through an innovative social media campaign with rapper and internet personality, Big Narstie

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[Watch] Frustrations about bras, including slipping straps, itchy bands and digging wires

[Watch] Frustrations about bras, including slipping straps, itchy bands and digging wires

by on March 14, 2018

About ThirdLove TV Commercial, 'Find the Perfect Match'

Women share their frustrations about bras, including slipping straps, itchy bands and digging wires. However, with ThirdLove's Fit Finder quiz, one customer says she discovered her perfect-fitting bra. ThirdLove encourages women to find their perfect fit by taking the quiz.

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[Watch] .. Celebrate St Patrick’s Day this Saturday with a triple-distilled glass of Jameson

by on March 13, 2018

About Jameson Caskmates TV Commercial, 'Welcome to the Family' Song by The London Souls

Jameson introduces Caskmates Stout Edition to its family of whiskeys. Created from a partnership between a distiller and a brewer, the formula includes triple-distilled Irish whiskey finished in craft beer barrels to create a signature flavour.

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[Watch] : Who is the hot ad girl in the “Jimmy goes to snoop in the woman’s purse” ad?

by on March 13, 2018

[Watch] : Who is the hot ad girl in the GE Appliances TV Commercial, 'Snoop'? It's Amanda Westlake

A woman loves her Black Slate matte finish refrigerator that goes with everything in her kitchen. While showing it to a friend, her son Jimmy goes to snoop in the woman's purse, pulls out her breast pump and begins to make the sound of a police siren while acting like a cop. GE Appliances says that even though you can't choose your family, you can choose your premium finish on your appliances.

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What retailers must be doing to encourage consumers to get spending again .. Philip Briffett, VoucherCodes

What retailers must be doing to encourage consumers to get spending again .. Philip Briffett, VoucherCodes

by on March 12, 2018

Following the new report from Visa recently that has revealed UK consumer spending has suffered its weakest start since 2012 please find comment from Philip Briffett at VoucherCodes on what retailers must be doing to encourage consumers to get spending again.

Philip Briffett, Senior Director of Partnerships at VoucherCodes, comments: “The latest data from Visa will make bleak reading for UK retailers who need to encourage consumers to get spending with them for the remainder of the quarter, or run the risk of not meeting targets.

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Are you good enough to win the Great British Cake Off? …  All the details and how to enter

Are you good enough to win the Great British Cake Off? … All the details and how to enter

by on March 1, 2018

The Great British Food Festival in the walled garden at Chiswick

www.greatbritishfoodfestival.com for details and to enter.

Beca Lyne-Pirkis (Great British Bake Off, and Christmas Bake Off 2017), Lyndsay Evans (Masterchef 2017) are judging the popular Great British Cake Off, where amateur bakers compete head to head in two baking categories

www.greatbritishfoodfestival.com for details and to enter).

Best of all the public gets to try every entry!

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The battle to replace the smartphone

The battle to replace the smartphone

by on February 27, 2018

Mobile World Congress begins in Barcelona this week and promises all the wonder and excitement of fin de siècle Comdex, the definitive PC industry expo that used to occur in Las Vegas. Which is another way of saying: Zzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz.

I mean honestly, can you think of anything more boring than the smartphone business in 2018?

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Johnnie Walker brand has added a female counterpart to its iconic mascot

Johnnie Walker brand has added a female counterpart to its iconic mascot

by on February 26, 2018

The “striding man” now walks with a striding woman—and she plans to make her voice heard this year.

Beverage giant Diageo’s Johnnie Walker brand has added a female counterpart to its iconic mascot after more than 100 years in tribute to women around the world. [more…]