Indie Christmas window winner revealed

De Gruchy captivated with its “Nostalgic Christmas” theme, complete with an old-fashioned television set and giant Christmas pudding. The Jersey-based retailer made its impressive display as sustainable as possible. All window props were recycled from previous displays or sourced from a re-use centre. Highly commended goes to independent department store…

Aldi encourages people to donate unwanted Christmas socks to people who need them most – Retail Times

This December Aldi will launch a thoughtful new initiative encouraging customers to donate any unwanted or extra unused socks they received as Christmas gifts to charities supporting homeless people across Scotland.   L to r: Allan Jenkins, store manager and Kerry MacLeod, Aldi Polmont store Every year millions of people receive socks for Christmas and they are often a gift that no one really wants or needs. However, they are one of the things homeless charities always run out of over winter…

Morrisons to deliver commonly forgotten Christmas items up to Christmas Eve – Latest Retail Technology News From Across The Globe

Morrisons will deliver easily-forgotten Christmas essentials such as sticky tape, batteries, gravy and even a turkey until Christmas Eve, for customers who may have missed them off their list this year. Teaming up with Deliveroo, the Big 4 grocer will be able to drop off the forgotten items in 30…

How M&S has used digital to make it easier – and safer – to pay in-store ahead of Christmas

Image: InternetRetailing Media/Paul Skeldon M&S has brought new roaming payments into its stores as it looks to make it easier and faster for customers to pay this Christmas. The multichannel retailer, ranked Elite in RXUK Top500 research, has introduced Pay with Me to 200 stores in order to reduce queuing.…