Tag: retail

Increase foot traffic with creative shop displays

creative shop shop displays
Posted on 26 July, 2018 by Bailey Clarke under Misc

With more and more retailers showing creativity with their shop displays, it's important to keep up with the competition. Whether it be a small business or mainstream outlet each shop needs to entice customers into their entrances with the potential of a... Read More

Small business POS system guide

Small business POS software guide
Posted on 17 July, 2018 by Bailey Clarke under Misc

Big retail stores use point-of-sale software to enable them to access enhanced retail management systems which provide a bundle of useful information. From reports on what period of the day is most productive to calculating sales for the day with... Read More

Retail Shop layouts: The Options

Retail Shop layouts: The Options
Posted on 13 July, 2018 by Bailey Clarke under Misc

For any retail business, the shop layout is probably one of the most important elements to consider while in the planning stage. Many research projects conducted by established retail companies have uncovered fruitful insight into human behaviour while... Read More

The H&M Group’s COS and Monki to Open Stores at Cabot Circus in Bristol

H&M groups COS and Monki to open stores at Cabot Circus
Posted on 6 September, 2016 by admin under Commercial Sales and Lets, Industry News

The UK’s property development and investment company, Hammerson, has announced the arrivals of two new major international retailers at Cabot Circus Shopping Centre in Bristol, COS and Monki. Both retailers are independent fashion brands under the H & M... Read More

The Revival of UK Independent Record Shops

The revival of UK independent record shops
Posted on 3 August, 2016 by admin under Industry News

There has been a boost in vinyl sales despite the digital technology dominating the market. Records shops have seen a surge in vinyl sales, enhancing their popularity and giving them a new audience. In the hay day, there were over 2,000 independent record... Read More

Convenience Chain Enters into Administration

Convenience chain enters into administration
Posted on 30 June, 2016 by Chris Grigorovsky under Business News, Economy

The retail sector takes another hit this week as convenience chain, My Local, has entered administration, with 1,200 jobs at risk. There have already been 90 stores closed, with a further three to be shut imminently, which will leave just 32 stores... Read More

Holland & Barrett Beats £100m Profit Milestone

Holland & Barrett beats £100m profit milestone
Posted on 24 June, 2016 by Chris Grigorovsky under Business News, Economy

The UK high street has received a positive shot of adrenaline as health food retailer, Holland & Barrett, has managed to surpass its £100m profits, showing the brand’s continued growth. Across the 694 UK stores and 99 international franchises, sales... Read More

Hammerson Sells Essex Shopping Park for £93 Million

Over third of SMEs unsure of interest rates their business recieves
Posted on 21 June, 2016 by Chris Grigorovsky under Commercial Sales and Lets, Industry News

Retail property firm, Hammerson plc, has officially completed the disposal of Thurrock Shopping Park in Essex for £93 million to TH Real Estate. The park has a net internal area of 25,500 metre squared and comprises two retail schemes, which includes... Read More

Online Shopping Not Fazing Shopper’s Support of Town Centres

Uk high street takes biggest hit in April since 2008
Posted on 17 June, 2016 by Chris Grigorovsky under Business News, Economy

Despite online shopping dominating the retail market, the majority of shoppers still favour town centres, new research has revealed. The survey of 2,000 UK shoppers, conducted by Bracknell Regeneration Partnership, 50:50 joint venture partnership... Read More

Is Cheshire the Right Place for your Business?

Is Cheshire the right place for your business?
Posted on 6 June, 2016 by Chris Grigorovsky under Business News

British summertime is officially upon us. The nation prepares itself for plausible weather conditions and complaints about how it is too plausible. Nights remain lighter and the general vibe gets ever more positive. It’s also a great time to find the... Read More