Retail technology news on innovation, integration, rollout and the people behind developing retail technology systems. Be it payments, supply chain or chiller cabinets we cover the bits & bytes of retail tech.
E-commerce technology providers, Early Birds and Attraqt have announced a partnership that consolidates their best-of-breed e-commerce capabilities in search, personalisation and merchandising for retailers & brands. Early Birds’ omni-channel personalisation offering and reach in the French retail market combined with
Casio, the leading provider of hospitality-focused EPOS solutions, has launched a new all-in-one technology bundle for independent QSR and fast food operators, designed to help them grow sales and make the most of the huge demand for online ordering.
Pimkie is remodelling its European omni-channel logistics operation to create a seamless shopping experience for customers.
TM Lewin, the expert shirt maker and tailor, has formed a partnership with email marketing pioneers Kickdynamic to drive engagement and improve the customer experience.
Barclaycard, which processes nearly half of the UK’s credit and debit card transactions, today announced a new agreement with Alipay, the world’s leading payment and lifestyle platform, which will allow retailers to accept Alipay transactions in stores across the UK.
Hawes & Curtis, the leading formal menswear and womenswear retailer, announce its collaboration with multi-channel technology specialists One iota to deploy their Assisted Sale iPad App across its stores nationwide. One iota is part of Sanderson Group, the publicly owned
Capreon, the Noé Group real estate business, has today announced that Subway and Elegance Hair and Beauty have agreed new long-term leases at Bon Accord, the popular shopping centre in the heart of Aberdeen.
HotNow, the location-based digital marketing retail platform today announced the first in a series of industry partnerships as part of the platform’s launch of Evergleam Hill, the world’s first fully-integrated crypto game. American ice cream chain Baskin-Robbins, Thailand’s largest department
L’Oréal’s AI and AR company ModiFace and AS Watson Group announce the launch of the virtual makeup try-on #ColourMe, making ModiFace’s industry-leading AR technology available to consumers across Asia on mobile.
Moss Bros. has appointed Contentsquare, an industry-leading digital experience platform, to assist in transforming the leading men’s fashion retailer’s online testing practices.
Upland Software, a leader in cloud-based Enterprise Work Management software, today announced Pets at Home has deployed the Upland Rant & Rave Sentiment Engine and Customer First platform to increase efficiency of the contact centre and improve the overall customer experience.
Signifyd has announced the general availability of its newest product – Signifyd Chargeback Recovery – to allow merchants to address every type of chargeback. Retailers enjoy the certainty that the buying experience they’re providing consumers is protected with Signifyd’s customer-first,
Industry leader Ocado is partnering with Stuart, a last mile delivery platform specialised in same day and on demand delivery, to launch Ocado ZOOM. Zoom allows customers to receive their groceries in less than 60 minutes after ordering online. This
Major FMCG brands Weetabix and HiPP Organic have signed up to ecommerce analytics provider e.fundamentals to help drive sales of their products through retailers’ websites.
Skincare company, Aesop, is upgrading its global point of sale (POS) systems in partnership with Cegid, the leading provider of unified commerce solutions.
Office Depot, a leading B2B integrated distribution company providing business services and supplies, products and technology solutions, and Alibaba.com, one of the world’s largest B2B trading platforms and an Alibaba Group business unit, today announced a strategic collaboration. The goal
The future of physical shopping is defined by consumers seeing retailers as compelling shopping destinations, with the ability to combine multiple retail formats. NCR’s newly launched software solution, NCR Smart Retail, helps specialty retailers in Europe do just exactly that.
Mood Media, the world’s leading in-store media solutions company dedicated to elevating the customer experience, has announced a new partnership with Asda, the UK’s third largest supermarket, to take over the chain’s in-store radio.
Persado, the leader in using AI to generate the best-performing marketing creative harnessing the power of words, today announced a strategic partnership with Emarsys, the only marketing platform that knows your industry. The integration combines Persado’s revolutionary platform for generating
Marks & Spencer has announced the creation of a new 50/50 joint venture with Ocado, which it claims will transform online grocery shopping for UK consumers.
Retail Assist is delighted to welcome luxury leather goods retailer, Smythson, as a new client.
QVC UK is introducing social commerce to create a discovery-led shopping experience.
Graphic display specialist Leach has called upon the retail sector to adjust its environmental mindset, amidst mounting pressures for businesses to do more.
Hermes UK, the leading consumer delivery specialist, has become the first carrier to provide home, shop and locker services for sending, collecting and returning items. It follows a partnership agreement with InPost which will see Hermes include InPost lockers into
Mastercard has launched a sonic brand identity for use in voice interactions and card acceptance at retail Point of Sale. The move follows the recent removal of the Mastercard name from the company's logo.