Booths news

16 January 2019
Booths reports 3.3% growth in LFL sales and 4.5% increase in profit in the three weeks to 5th January 2019. Transformation programme shows signs of success Northern-based supermarket, Booths, has reported a 3.3% increase in LFL sales YOY for the three weeks to 5th January, with profits also growing by 4.5%. The positive result follows a disappointing FY2017 result for Booths, where sales...
28 November 2018
John Lewis & Partners begins trial of its click & collect service in select Booths stores and reports record Black Friday week sales. Booths trialling John Lewis click & collect Booths, the north-west based regional UK supermarket operator, is trialling John Lewis click & collect in five of its stores. John Lewis shoppers can now place orders on johnlewis.com by 8pm and their orders will...
17 October 2018
Booths, the north-west based regional UK supermarket operator, announced a -2.0% decline in sales year-on-year to £258.1m for the year ending 31 March 2018. Fourth consecutive year of decline, but improving trend compared to last year In annual accounts filed at Companies House, Booths has announced sales decline for the year ending 31 March 2018. Overall sales were down -2.0% YOY to £25...
24 May 2018
Northern-based supermarket Booths has extended its partnership with Amazon, installing collection lockers in 11 stores. The move is part of Booths' attempts to raise its profile in the UK. Providing a convenient in-store service The lockers have been installed in 11 of Booths 28 Northern stores, with plans to roll out the initiative further. Abby Talbot, head of own label at Booths, s...
08 February 2018
Ahead of Shrove Tuesday, we round up our favourite initiatives this year. Iceland: Value bundle deal The first pancake day activity we spotted this year was from Iceland. Shoppers who buy a £5 pancake pan can add pancake mix, spray oil, and a choice of toppings to their basket for free. It's conveniently cross merchandised in-store, and available as a bundle deal online. Source: IGD Res...
21 December 2017
Results posted with Companies House by Booths, the north-west based regional UK supermarket operator, for the full year to 1 April 2017, show sales down by 4.3% to £263m.  This is the third successive year of declining sales for the retailer, in a market that continues to prove challenging in terms of economy, competition and local weather events. Falls into trading loss Declining sales, co...
12 October 2017
Booths' private label products are now available to customers in the south of England through a new partnership with Amazon Fresh. Boosting fresh and quality credentials for Amazon Booths' private label range focuses on quality and provenance. It includes iconic products and those with a local connection, from Christmas hampers to the Booths Butter Pie. This is a good fit for Amazon Fresh, ...
22 June 2017
North-west regional premium retailer Booths has sought to strengthen its senior management team promoting Nigel Murray to Chief Operating Officer from his current role as Commercial Director. Paul Tidswell promoted to Head of retail With Nigel Murray's remit now expanded to include retail as well as trading, logistics and manufacturing, Paul Tidswell, currently Head of Retail Operations, wi...
28 March 2017
Family-owned grocer Booths will sell its best products in Malaysia through Hong Kong-based Dairy Farm. Heritage of Booths brand promotes confidence Booths has 28 stores across the north of England. The retailer prides itself on its relationship with specialist British suppliers for high quality, guaranteed provenance and unusual products. About 40 of their best selling products will soon ma...
12 January 2017
North-west regional premium supermarket chain Booths has revealed solid growth in the three weeks to 7th January, with total sales up 1.8%.  The period included the retailer's biggest ever trading week in the run up to Christmas with over £10m sales in the seven days ending 24 December. Like-for-likes stronger than total growth Following 2015, when floods closed some stores, sales in the st...