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Morrisons Carmondean, Livingston: Grocer 33 store of the week Subscription

‘The store is a real hub of the community. It’s been serving the area for 35 years and it’s a very friendly environment’

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The Co-op rolls out new tablets for staff Subscription

15 Jun 2018 | By Ronan Hegarty

The new “ruggedised” terminals have been equipped with dedicated software designed to simplify tasks for staff

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Sainsbury's stays on top as it raises the bar on availability Subscription

15 Jun 2018 | By Ronan Hegarty, Marianne Calnan

Sainsbury’s scooped the Grocer Gold Awards for both availability and service for the sixth year in a row

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Iceland offers more early morning/late evening online deliveries

04 Jun 2018 | By Steve Farrell

The retailer said it was adding 4,000 new slots across the country

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Supermarkets appeal against extra ATM rates demands Subscription

21 May 2018 | By Ian Quinn

Case is being brought by retailers including Tesco, Sainsbury’s and the Co-op

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Booths installs Amazon Lockers at 18 stores

18 May 2018 | By Marianne Calnan

If successful the lockers will be rolled out more widely

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PayPoint and Link pilot new cash withdrawal service

16 May 2018 | By Emily Bright

The PayPoint terminal will act like an ATM, removing the requirement for an additional machine

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Deliveroo to give all its employees share options

16 May 2018 | By Steve Farrell

The longer staff are employed by the company, the more shares they will be able to accumulate

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One in four teen mystery shoppers able to buy knives Subscription

16 May 2018 | By Steve Farrell

One in six retailers also failed test purchases for alcohol, according to Serve Legal

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Sainsbury's teams up with Eagle Eye for Nectar Isle of Wight trial Subscription

10 May 2018 | By Marianne Calnan

Eagle Eye AIR technology allows users to redeem digital offers and rewards at scale and across multiple channels

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M&S considers installation of toy and optician concessions Subscription

09 May 2018 | By Marianne Calnan

M&S is trialling optician concessions at five of its stores

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Stuart delivery adds three new UK cities Subscription

04 May 2018 | By Steve Farrell

The rapid delivery specialist has expanded to Bristol, Manchester and Liverpool

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EasyFood takeaway delivery service in talks with grocers Subscription

02 May 2018 | By Steve Farrell

The service was launched in Birmingham last week and already has 200 subscriber restaurants

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Quiqup extends one-hour delivery service to Dubai Subscription

30 Apr 2018 | By Steve Farrell

This comes after the company raised £20m in private funding to fuel geographical expansion

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Quiqup plans grocery delivery service in Manchester Subscription

26 Apr 2018 | By Steve Farrell

Quiqup began operating in Manchester earlier this month after raising £20m in private funding last May to fuel geographical expansion

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New Deliveroo website offers discounts to partner restaurants Subscription

24 Apr 2018 | By Steve Farrell

The firm’s new support site also offers benefits for restaurant staff including savings on cinema tickets

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Sainsbury's trials UK's first cargo bike grocery delivery

19 Apr 2018 | By Marianne Calnan

Zero-emission bikes will deliver up to 100 online orders a day

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Midcounties Co-operative adopts Happerley traceability scheme Subscription

18 Apr 2018 | By Emily Bright

Customers can view the provenance of ingredient supply chains encompassing more than 200 food and drink ranges via a QR code

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'Free' delivery must apply to all parts of UK, ASA rules Subscription

12 Apr 2018 | By Steve Farrell

The ASA said some retailers had been ‘misleading’ consumers with unconditional UK delivery claims

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Waitrose expands supper club to Horsham store Subscription

12 Apr 2018 | By Marianne Calnan

Over the last two years Waitrose has hosted supper clubs priced at £35 at stores in Haywards Heath, Newbury and Salisbury

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Lidl to introduce AI customer service chatbot Subscription

23 Mar 2018 | By Steve Farrell

Customers will be able to chat to the bot using Facebook Messenger and get answers on matters like store opening times

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