Category: Transformation

1 Sep

Build-To-Rent: Banks to become landlords

31 Aug

Department store numbers plunge 83% since collapse of BHS

31 Aug

Marks & Spencer pulls suits from half its stores as demand slumps

16 Aug

Amazon adds own-brand food to online grocery offer

16 Aug

Pret plans regional roll-out to reduce reliance on London

28 Jun

Debenhams takes on new name in first campaign after boohoo takeover

17 Jun

Debenhams targets high street return in potential deal with major beauty brands

19 Apr

Ocado looks to ‘kerb to kitchen’ robots in tech tie-up

19 Apr

EG Group buys restaurant chain Leon for £100m

16 Apr

JDE coffee pod recycling scheme Podback kicks-off

15 Apr

Convenience delivery start-up, Asap, launches in London

24 Mar

30-minute delivery Grocemania secures £165K in crowdfunding

14 Jan

Quorn kicks off 2021 with major marketing push on sustainability

23 Dec

Tesco puts buying caps on several products

23 Dec

Dame unveils range of reusable period pads

23 Dec

White Rabbit to launch first wheat base pizza

23 Dec

Fridge Raiders move into plant based with new veggie bites

22 Dec

Gordon’s pushes into low and no with 0.0% spirit

22 Dec

Bestway snaps up Costcutter for undisclosed fee

22 Dec

M&S launches instant payment tech to drive festive grocery sales

21 Dec

TalkTalk agrees to £1.1bn takeover by investment company Toscafund

21 Dec

Flannels launches beauty offer and ramps up expansion plans

21 Dec

Arcadia brand Evans acquired by City Chic in £23m deal

11 Nov

Homebase seeks new owners to drive next phase of growth

6 Nov

Uber sees ‘fundamental shift’ in food delivery demand

5 Nov

Joules online sales outstrip stores

30 Oct

New Balance on track for digital transformation

22 Oct

Facebook launches UK dating app to rival Tinder and Hinge

22 Oct

Sky to launch network of ‘social hub’ high street stores

7 Oct

Decathlon plans more UK stores as sales climb

7 Oct

Hotel Chocolat’s gifting focus protects it from the worst of Covid-19

7 Oct

Ikea to open 50 new stores in the coming year

7 Oct

Co-op rolls out re-vamped membership scheme

25 Sep

Milk & More sign-ups rocket in 2020

24 Sep

London Fashion Week fuses digital and physical

23 Sep

Nike expects permanent shift to online as sales surge

21 Sep

TikTok launches its own Fashion Month with Louis Vuitton, Saint Laurent and more

21 Sep

Sales of eco-friendly cars overtake diesel

10 Sep

Former catalogue company Freemans rebrands as online department store

25 Aug

KFC drops Finger Lickin’ Good slogan amid coronavirus

24 Aug

John Lewis to pull ‘Never knowingly undersold’ pledge

20 Aug

Three quarters of UK does grocery shopping online

19 Aug

ASDA focuses on ecommerce as growth trails that of rivals

22 Jul

Apple promises to become fully carbon-neutral by 2030

17 Jul

Waitrose ups its vegan and veggie game with host of new listings

17 Jul

P&G extends carbon neutral commitment

29 Jun

Microsoft to shut all of its stores worldwide

29 Jun

Unilever to end references to ‘whitening’ products

26 Jun

H&M speeds up store closings in 2020 and shifts focus to online shopping

25 Jun

Digital ad market set to eclipse traditional media

23 Jun

BBC commits £100m to increasing diversity on TV

17 Jun

Poundland restarts frozen rollout after after halting project in lockdown

5 Jun

M&S invests in NPS capabilities to better measure customer experience

2 Jun

Grindr removes ‘ethnicity filter’ after complaints

21 May

M&S set to move away from the high street

18 May

Supermarkets to improve access for blind people during crisis

30 Apr

Bauer Media assembles pandemic ‘tone’ consultancy Bauer Adventure

20 Apr

Fake beauty ‘shop’ offers lifeline to domestic abuse victims during Covid-19 lockdown

17 Apr

The Week That Was – 17th April

9 Apr

The Week That Was – 9th April

18 Feb

Surprise move to float Universal Music

17 Feb

Camden Town Brewery revamps its London home

14 Feb

Coke unveils new brand platform

14 Feb

RBS rebrands to NatWest Group

12 Feb

Rooster’s Brewing Co invests in range

7 Feb

On The Beach shakes up marketing team

27 Feb

Frankie & Bennys shuts restaurants to focus on ‘profitable’ Wagamama

5 Feb

New Premier Inn boss seeks agency

4 Feb

Luxury brands in video game deals

4 Feb

Chewits lines up a sweet rebrand

4 Feb

Electric cars set to soar on fuel ban

3 Feb

H&M heads for store overhaul

3 Feb

French Connection plots turnaround

3 Feb

Deliveroo set to invest £1m in healthy eating

31 Jan

Facebook reveals plans in sales update

31 Jan

Unilever stews over waning taste for tea

29 Jan

Pinterest signs L’Oréal for new AR service

29 Jan

News UK to switch on Times Radio

28 Jan

Ex-Thomas Cook boss in sports travel launch

27 Jan

Entertainer toys with Indian market

23 Jan

Porky Whites snaffles Sainsbury’s relisting

22 Jan

Digital Pharmacy Medino in fund tonic

22 Jan

Lonely Planet launches carbon-neutral tours

21 Jan

Pandora readies digital overhaul

21 Jan

Thomas Cook brand to make summer return

20 Jan

Cogz turns on app to cut food waste

17 Jan

First Direct targets “financial wellbeing”

17 Jan

UK assumes Celebrity cruise control in EMEA

15 Jan

TSB opening IT centre to drive digital banking

9 Jan

Spotify in podcast measurement first

9 Jan

Greggs on a roll with delivery drive

7 Jan

Forever 21 turns e-commerce after retail failures

6 Dec

Amazon on mission to be “fashion destination”

6 Dec

Labeyrie rolls out L’atelier Blini brand

26 Nov

Sports Direct set to change its name to Frasers Group

22 Nov

The Hut Group launches debt facilities to boost beauty investments

19 Nov

Snapchat follows Youtube’s lead with extended unskippable ads

14 Nov

Nike pulls all products from Amazon in strategy rethink

8 Nov

Heineken to ditch plastic in £22m packaging overhaul