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Ocado joins forces with Japanese grocer Aeon

The Japanese grocery chain Aeon, one of the biggest online supermarket retailers in the continent, has signed a deal with British retailer Ocado to develop its online eCommerce enterprise and expand into the logistics of delivering groceries to customers. Marking Ocado’s first partnership with an Asian company, the deal will see the pair collaborating predominantly [...]

By | December 9th, 2019|All News and Events|0 Comments

Behaviours successful leaders adopt under pressure

Remaining calm under pressure is an essential aspect of successful leadership in business. If a leader starts to run around like a headless chicken when something goes wrong, the rest of the workforce are likely to follow suit. So, continue reading to discover some of the best tips and tricks to help you offer strong [...]

By | December 6th, 2019|Leadership|0 Comments

A short history of the British TV Christmas advert

They might be a staple of our Christmas television diet, but the iconic retailer Christmas ads weren’t always such a prevalent part of our culture. The festive season is packed full of marketing from supermarkets to government agencies wanting to get into the holiday spirit and now that television is such a common part of [...]

By | December 4th, 2019|All News and Events|0 Comments

Why Interim Management is crucial for retail

Retail is known to have a diverse, fast-paced business model that lends itself to changes, sometimes at short notice. When this happens, it's likely that you'll need a qualified, experienced Manager to fill a role quickly - a situation which can cause uncertainty in your retail business. However, sometimes these situations can be for the [...]

By | December 2nd, 2019|All News and Events|0 Comments

FOOD INNOVATION DIRECTOR – EUROPE

£Significant Six-Figure Basic + Bonus + LTIP’s Based London - Significant European Travel This internationally renowned market leader in fast food service restaurants requires an experienced Food Innovation professional to lead the process of developing and implementing new and improved food and beverage products, platforms, and solutions, that will help deliver a distinctive experience to [...]

By | November 29th, 2019|Representative Sample of Jobs|0 Comments

Lidl to offer top supermarket pay grade

European retailer Lidl has become the UK’s top-paying supermarket after bosses announced that they would raise wages for all 19,000 of their staff across the country. The supermarket recently reported that they would raise employee wages to the total cost of £10m, which has been designed to fit in line with new estimates of the [...]

By | November 29th, 2019|All News and Events|0 Comments

How pressure can be positive

Pressure comes as standard as part of any leadership role and can be both a negative and positive force when driving behaviour. An effective corporate business leader will know how to delegate and be able to communicate competently when under pressure. However, when under pressure, behaviour can be impacted and you may struggle to effectively [...]

By | November 27th, 2019|Leadership|0 Comments

The formula for a winning retail Christmas ad

We’ve previously looked at some of the most iconic Christmas ads in recent history, but what makes these so memorable? We’re exploring some common themes from top retailer adverts at Christmas time to uncover the winning formula. A memorable song As the Christmas adverts roll in, so do the unusual cover songs. This year, John [...]

By | November 25th, 2019|All News and Events|0 Comments