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enviolo expands Retail Training Series to UK

enviolo will now offer its Retail Training Series (RTS) in the UK, educating retailers on how to build, service and sell enviolo equipped bikes. The RTS will be hosted together with enviolo’s long-term partner Gates Carbon Drive and registration is now open. “At enviolo, we are proud and excited about …

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Funding announced for 35 projects to protect future of London’s high streets

Mayor of London Sadiq Khan has announced funding for innovative projects across the capital aimed at ensuring London’s high streets can ‘flourish and thrive’ as we emerge from the pandemic. In partnership with councils, business groups and other local organisations, 35 projects will be given seed funding by the Mayor …

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BRC reports retail sales growth in June

The British Retail Consortium (BRC) has reported retail sales growth, with total sales increasing by 13.1% in June (Yo2Y), against a decline of 1.3% in June 2019 (YoY). UK retail sales increased 17% on a like-for-like basis from June 2019, when they had decreased 1.6% from the preceding year. Online …

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Technology is key to success for IBDs, says Citrus-Lime

Citrus-Lime director James Steel has voiced his concerns for independent bike dealers that are yet to adopt extended payment and fulfilment options for customers. “The UK retail sector was undergoing a structural shift before the pandemic,” he said, “but the rapid uptake of digital services means retailers need to have …

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Local Rewards begins search for UK’s High Street Champions

The search has begun to find 3,600 people around the UK interested in becoming the ‘champions’ of their local high streets. The team behind Local Rewards, a new free to access service that aims to help retailers in towns around the UK recover from the impact of successive lockdowns and …

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