You could reasonably describe social media as the "connective tissue" of the internet. It swiftly delivers content about your brand to consumers, who then might go on to share that content or seek out further information about your brand. It's
Avon appoints HCL Technologies as IT infrastructure services partner to support ongoing digital transformation
Avon Products, Inc., a globally recognised leader in direct selling of beauty products, today announced that HCL Technologies will serve as the company’s infrastructure services partner. The partnership is another stride forward in delivering Avon’s ‘Open Up’ transformation strategy to
Shrinkage is costing UK retailers almost £11bn annually – the highest of any country in Europe, a new report has discovered. Following feedback from retailers in 11 countries, the report also reveals the most stolen items and tactics used by dishonest shoppers.
IWC Schaffhausen opens a pop-up showcasing its iconic watches at HeathrowAirport,Terminal2.Thisisthefirstpop-upofitskindforthebrandintheUKandaimsto celebrateIWC’ssupportofaspecialround-the-worldmission“SilverSpitfire–TheLongestFlight”.
Retailers with large supply chains are struggling to digitise interaction with their suppliers despite huge desire to do so, according to a new study.
Entries for the British Poultry Awards 2019 have been sent in in their droves by retailers, foodservice operators and suppliers, and now the very best have been shortlisted for judging and the chance to win a coveted trophy.
Oakland International and Jungheinrich UK have announced a long-term contract that will combine cutting edge technology and optimised processes to deliver business and environmental advantages across Oakland’s supply chain operations.
Henderson Technology’s award winning EDGEPoS solution has now been successfully installed into Westhill Service Station, a SPAR and BP branded forecourt in Aberdeen, Scotland.
Popsa, the UK tech retailer start-up that helps you record your life stories by instantly creating professional photo album designs, has appointed Dr Chanuki Illushka Seresinhe as its lead data scientist.
The 16th SCALA Annual Supply Chain Debate is coming up 27 June, with a roster of five speakers confirmed from supply chain and logistics leadership roles at some of the UK’s biggest brands.
Greenall’s, the Original Handcrafted British Gin, has unveiled a colourful fresh look for its Ready to Drink (RTD) flavoured gin & tonics that’s set to make them a smash hit with consumers looking for flavoured gin and stylish convenience this
Artificial Intelligence (AI), payments, robotics and personalisation are dominating innovation in the retail technology industry, according to a new league table. Conducted in partnership with Webloyalty, Retail Insider’s Digital Retail Innovations Report 2019 celebrates the top 60 global retail technology
The best new frozen food products in both retail and foodservice have been recognised at a glittering awards ceremony in London.
Acquia has announced the all-new Acquia Lift, the only personalisation tool optimised for Drupal, now available as a no-code application to help marketers quickly and easily optimise customer experiences. The new product was unveiled at Acquia Engage Europe, where attendees
Bakeries compete for bigger slice of £22.5bn food-to-go market and get into click & collect and delivery
Global information company The NPD Group says data from its new Bakery Trends Tracker report show bakery outlets have over the past year (YE April 2019) seen the strongest growth in on-premise business among major British quick-service restaurant (QSR) channels,
Spar stores are getting their oven gloves on all over the country to help raise funds for Marie Curie’s summer campaign, the Blooming Great Tea Party.
Following yesterday’s news (Thursday 20 June) that Monsoon Accessorize has launched its CVA proposal, Pippa Stephens, retail analyst at GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company, offers her view: “While Monsoon Accessorize is seeking rent reductions at just over half
Total sales transaction volume during JD.com’s 18 June Anniversary Sale (“6.18”) reached new heights this year of $29.2 billion. Key drivers leading to breakthrough results with China’s largest retailer were new products as well as Chinese consumers’ continued interest in
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The Watches of Switzerland Group has announced plans to visit schools across The UK as part of a new community programme which aims to help inspire young talent, with the first being in the North East.
This June Laurent-Perrier is offering champagne lovers a new take on the traditional bar snack, as it launches Lotus Root Crisps. The delicious snack, produced in partnership with Made For Drink, will be available at bars and restaurants across the
Today, it is vital for the retail industry to adapt according to changes in shopping habits, and key trends of consumers. To meet these consumer demands, businesses are dependent on developments in technology and print to maintain high levels of
pladis, the global snacking company behind some of the UK’s most loved and iconic brands, is making snack time healthier with the launch of new McVitie’s Granola Oat Bakes.
Vita Coco has created an interactive campaign where unsuspecting commuters can win a series of prizes including a month’s rent, a helicopter ride to work and VIP festival tickets.
Nextatlas, trend fore-sighting platform, is partnering with Westfield London to create The Trending Store, the first ever bricks-and-mortar fashion boutique selling only what is trending online in real time, using Nextatlas’ AI machine learning. The store will run from 3