Group Litigation Update - 17 December

17-12-2019

Group Litigation Update - 17 December

On 16 December, the judgment from the second trial as part of the Group Litigation Order was handed down. This trial, which centred on the Horizon system, took place in the summer and predated the mediation and settlement that we announced...

  • 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 litigation in the High Court, following several...

  • 06-12-2019

    Pretend Post Office for care home residents

    Postmasters Chandrakant Patel and Himanshu Shah help open a pretend Post Office at a Coventry care home specialising in nursing dementia care.

  • 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...

  • 04-11-2019

    Remuneration increases to include Banking and Travel Money

    We’re delighted to announce that we’ve earmarked a further £20 million for increases in postmaster remuneration. This follows work involving the NFSP, postmasters and commercial partners, looking at all...

  • 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.