Changing face of the high street


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.

School’s out for summer


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.

  • 13-06-2019

    Stop criminals getting their hands on customer data

    With Post Office’s Information Security and Data Protection training going live this Friday 14 June, Head of Information Protection and Assurance, Jules Harris, tell us why it’s important and what it means...

  • 10-06-2019

    Customers get a new Voice

    We’ve improved our Voice of Customer research to give you better, clearer information about what your customers think of their experience at your branch.

  • 07-06-2019

    This week in retail - 7 June 2019

    A sobering British retail sales report, plain packaging suggested for sweets, drone parcel delivery on the way in the US and longer life fruit and veg - we take a look at some of the week's retail and...