Argos celebrates its 45th year on the high street with company’s longest-serving employee from Manchester

Argos celebrates its 45th year on the high street with company’s longest-serving employee from Manchester

Argos marked its 45th birthday in spectacular style in Manchester today with a special ceremony celebrating its longest-serving employee who joined the retailer the year it launched in 1973. Argos CEO John Rogers presented Philip Stone, 61, from Manchester City Centre, with a certificate, a £500 gift voucher and a cake designed to resemble the […]

J Sainsbury PLC announces appointment of new Non-Executive Chairman

J Sainsbury PLC announces appointment of new Non-Executive Chairman

J Sainsbury PLC (Sainsbury’s) has agreed to appoint Martin Scicluna as its new Non-Executive Chairman. Martin will join the Board as Chairman-Designate and Non-Executive Director from 1st November 2018. Martin will work closely with David Tyler for a handover period and Sainsbury’s anticipates that Martin will assume the role of Chairman from the beginning of […]

Football and Fashion: England Prepares for Waistcoat Wednesday

Football and Fashion: England Prepares for Waistcoat Wednesday

2018’s World Cup has been full of surprises, none more so than the seamless interweaving of fashion and football. British brand Marks & Spencer have cottoned onto the trend, adorning larger stores’ shop windows with their #LuckyWaistcoat campaign, inspired by Gareth Southgate’s favourite outfit. Before last weekend’s match, sales had increased by 35% but now […]

COCA-COLA GOES COLOURLESS IN JAPAN

COCA-COLA GOES COLOURLESS IN JAPAN

A desire for more unusual and engaging products has now encouraged The Coca-Cola Company to change the most fundamental attribute of its eponymous brand: its distinctive brown colour. The company’s Japanese arm has launched Coca-Cola Clear, a zero-calorie, lemon-flavoured drink which leaves out the caramel ingredients that give the cola its traditional colour. Instead, the […]