Sainsbury’s chief executive Mike Coupe has praised the supermarket’s approach to lowering prices and communicating those changes to customers as it ups its profit forecast for the year.
Sainsbury’s has beaten Asda to the number two supermarket outside the Christmas period for the first time since 2003 as Asda continues to struggle in the fact of continued competition from the discounters.
Just a few years ago Argos was a brand routinely mocked by analysts for being outdated and out of touch. However, the high street retailer has embarked on a digital transformation that has led it to becoming the first UK multichannel retailer to generate £1bn in mobile-based sales over the space of a year.
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The car brand is investing hundreds of millions annually over the next five years as it looks to create a seamless digital experience for customers.
Consumer insights fueled a nudge campaign that helped drive sales of Irish haddock, hake and whiting.
Rather than slashing R&D budgets in response to the pandemic, the vice-president of L’Oréal’s tech incubator believes there is still “so much room” for innovation.