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Online grocery clicks in the UK: Sales set to surpass £11 billion in 2017

Online grocery clicks in the UK: Sales set to surpass £11 billion in 2017

Brits are increasingly taking advantage of fresh milk and frozen peas being just a click away. Indeed, new research from Mintel on online grocery retailing in the UK forecasts sales to reach £11.1 billion in 2017, up from an estimated £9.9 billion in 2016.

29% of UK online grocery shoppers are shopping for groceries more online now than a year ago

29% of UK online grocery shoppers are shopping for groceries more online now than a year ago

The days of heading to the supermarket are over for some Brits as they trade trolleys for home delivery.

Kit out the kitchen for less with Aldi

Kit out the kitchen for less with Aldi

Having the right appliances to cook at home makes preparing delicious meals for friends and family so much easier. Aldi Specialbuys has an excellent range of kitchen gadgets and accessories, on sale on 11th January which will help save you time and money.

Get in shape in 2015 with the new Aldi Specialbuys Yoga and Fitness Range

Get in shape in 2015 with the new Aldi Specialbuys Yoga and Fitness Range

With the festive period well and truly over, it’s time to make good on your New Year’s resolution and get fit without spending a fortune.

Changing shopping habits continue to drive down footfall

Footfall in November was 2.4% down on a year ago, down on the 0.8% fall in October and below the three-month average of a 1.4% decline, according to the British Retail Consortium (BRC).

Food deflationary for first time in at least eight years

Overall shop prices reported deflation for the nineteenth consecutive month, unchanged at 1.9% in November.

Slide on down to Aldi for great savings on ski and snowboard gear

Slide on down to Aldi for great savings on ski and snowboard gear

The start of the ski season is upon us and while savvy snow junkies can find great deals on flights and accommodation, it can be difficult to find clothing fit for the slopes, at an affordable price.

Top up on tech with Aldi this Christmas

Top up on tech with Aldi this Christmas

A merry Christmas needn’t be costly; in Aldi’s range of tech gadgets you’ll find the perfect present for each member of the family.

From rags to riches: How posh nosh is gaining ground for Brits on a budget

From rags to riches: How posh nosh is gaining ground for Brits on a budget

As the rise of the discount store continues to play out in the UK supermarket sector, it seems across the food and drink aisles consumers are trading up a notch. New research from Mintel reveals that traditional ‘budget’ foods such as pizza are being replaced with premium products at a low price point.

Public ‘a-peel’ to Asda & Tesco to sell more Fairtrade bananas

Public ‘a-peel’ to Asda & Tesco to sell more Fairtrade bananas

Shoppers across the UK are calling on Asda and Tesco to prove that banana farmers and workers in the developing world are being protected from the impact of the supermarket price wars, by sourcing more Fairtrade bananas.

Halloween 2014: Retailers to sink their teeth into sales of £240 million

Halloween 2014: Retailers to sink their teeth into sales of £240 million

Until relatively recently Halloween was best known as an American tradition, but it seems that many Brits are now firmly digging their claws into the hubble bubble holiday.

Smartphone searches: A recipe for grocery sales success

All device grocery search volumes grew 22% in the second quarter of 2014 compared with the same quarter a year earlier.

Olive oil taste bud frenzy

Olive oil taste bud frenzy

Last summer was one to remember in the UK, not only did Andy Murray win Wimbledon, but we finally saw some sun, having one of the warmest summers on record.

Bakery products really are the best thing since sliced bread

Wrapped bakery products such as pre-sliced loaves and bread rolls really are the best thing since sliced bread, and are the nation's most popular supermarket product, according to figures from Quidco ClickSnap.

Check out ASDA’s new Iveco Daily home delivery fleet

Check out ASDA’s new Iveco Daily home delivery fleet

Iveco is delivering a further 250 3.5 tonne Daily home delivery vehicles to supermarket giant Asda, as part of a total order for 700 identical light commercials placed during 2012. 40 of these vehicles are operating from Asda’s state-of-the-art new Home Shopping Centre in Nottingham, which was officially opened on 19 February 2013.