11-12-2019

Joint Statement

The Parties to the Group Litigation in Bates v Post Office are pleased to report that they have reached a comprehensive resolution to their long-running...

Black Friday deals have started

22-11-2019

Black Friday deals have started

Black Friday is hugely important for UK retailers with sales revenue growth in 2018 up 7% on the previous year. However, following a difficult year for retailers, IMRG have said the growth is likely continue to slow this year predicting...

  • 05-09-2019

    Changing face of the high street

    Our local high street is changing as fast as customer shopping habits. Just this week we’ve seen another household name, the retail institution Marks and Spencer drop out of the FTSE 100.

  • 22-08-2019

    125 sleeps to go

    Christmas cards, Lego advent calendars and 2020 diaries spotted on sale already.

  • 18-07-2019

    School’s out for summer

    With most of the school holidays starting next week in England and Wales, don’t forget to do a final push on One4all Gift Cards. We are already seeing a 40% uplift in sales on average weekly volumes.

  • 11-07-2019

    Deals, discounts and delighted customers

    Amazon Prime Day is fast approaching! The most awaited shopping event takes place for a record 48 hours, from midnight on 15 July, until the end of 16 July.

  • 10-07-2019

    Retail Awards 2019: photos and video highlights

    On 22 June, people from all over the country gathered to celebrate the inspirational achievements of over 150 top performing branches, individuals and teams, at the 2019 Post Office Retail Awards.

  • 05-07-2019

    This week in retail - 5 July 2019

    Store owners speak out on the risks of violence they face, Boots are the latest to struggle in the challenging high street retail environment and the summer staycations opportunity; we take a look at some...

  • 21-06-2019

    This week in retail - 21 June 2019

    Wet weather impact on UK retail sales and Tesco considers upmarket convenience stores - we take a look at recent retail and business news and what it means for Post Office.

  • 20-06-2019

    Why we matter to small business owners

    One of our most important customer groups is online small businesses and marketplace sellers. Dom, Wendy and Caroline, who have built successful businesses with the help of their local Post Office, talk...

  • 20-06-2019

    Loneliness and the Post Office

    With the rise of technology and social media, our world is becoming increasingly interconnected, but despite this many still experience prolonged feelings of loneliness and isolation.

  • 14-06-2019

    This week in retail – 14 June 2019

    Supermarket shopping delivered by Amazon, Boohoo home shopping sales boost and branches doing well in the war on plastic - we take a look at some of the week's retail and business news and what it means...

  • 13-06-2019

    Postmaster remuneration review

    The Daily Mail today (13 June) reports that its campaign to ‘Save our Post Office’ has been a success as it announces that pay for postmasters is to be reviewed.