The Entertainer, the fastest-growing, family-owned high street toy retailer in the UK, is delighted to announce that it delivered a strong sales performance during the Christmas 2018 trading period.
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One of Scotland’s leading oriental supermarket chains has praised the impact transformation of its EPoS systems has had on its business.
Ingenico Group, the global leader in seamless payment, launched its innovative payment-enabled chatbot, which uses natural language processing (NLP) from IBM Watson to create a smooth customer experience. Watson capabilities allow Ingenico’s chatbot to better understand users’ requests once they
AS Watson Group has worked closely in partnership with brands to help them penetrate specific demographics or enter new markets. Recently this has included Jeffree Star Cosmetics launching exclusively at ICI PARIS XL in Europe, while in Asia it saw
Ted Baker, the quintessentially British brand famed for its quirky yet commercial fashion offering and unique, playful storytelling, has partnered with Kickdynamic to offer live, automated and personalized email to their customers. Through this partnership, Ted Baker is reducing its
Following the success of the events programme at the Islington concept store, Crabtree & Evelyn has announced an all new and packed schedule of upcoming events throughout January and February 2019.
Aptos, Inc., a recognised market leader in retail technology solutions, today announced that LK Bennett, the British accessible luxury brand, has selected Aptos’ end-to-end Singular Retail solutions in the cloud to offer its customers the latest advancements in omni-channel customer
Synonymous with the city its shop stands in, Liberty London is a brand drivenby discovery. Born in 1875 from the adventurous and disruptive spirit of Arthur Lasenby Liberty, the brand has remained true to its heritage and is famed for
AiFi, a technology company developing the most advanced store automation systems in the world, and Żabka, a chain of convenience stores operating more than 5,400 sales points throughout Poland, have announced at the NRF conference - the biggest retail trade
Laura Ashley, an international lifestyle retailer, has selected Oracle Commerce Cloud to support its growing global online business. With Oracle Commerce Cloud, Laura Ashley is able to create seamless, integrated customer experiences across traditional and digital channels and enhance inventory
Marionnaud, Europe’s largest perfumery and cosmetics retail chain and part of the A.S. Watson Group, today announces that it has fully enabled acceptance of UnionPay cards in all its 495 stores in France.
On Friday, 18 January 2019, the Lush shop on 10 Market Street, Manchester will open its doors again after a renovation into the first plastic packaging-free cosmetics shop in the country.
PayPoint has introduced a free iOS mobile app for PayPoint One retailers. The app helps retailers connect to their stores from anywhere via PayPoint One – PayPoint’s next generation EPoS platform designed with integrated bill payment, card and parcel services.
Three of the biggest names in digital payments have today announced a partnership to enhance Missguided’s UK app, by reforming the way shoppers can pay for their clothes. The fast growth fashion retailer enlisted Klarna, Poq and Stripe to team
Bloomingdale’s flagship Manhattan location on 59th Street recently launched its “Carousel @ Bloomingdale’s” pop-up shop to give customers a uniquely curated retail experience, where two floor-to-ceiling video walls immerse shoppers in a thematic visual landscape, created by award-winning Montreal design
BP has recently signed its first new to industry site with The Kay Group at the new Rockingham Service Station. The Kay Group will be working with Spar, Greggs, WHSmith and Costa Drive Thru at this exciting new location at
The connected car becomes a shopping platform The amount of technology built into modern cars is staggering. And, if your car is connected to your smart phone, it already knows a lot about you, your habits and preferences. Equipped with this
A leading sports equipment retailer is on target for one hundred percent accuracy following the implementation of a new warehouse management system (WMS) from Snapfulfil.
Harts of Stur has seen mobile revenue jump by over a third following the launch of its new e-commerce site.
Buying lingerie is a really personal experience, and one which many women now choose to do online. Imagine being able to actually chat to and see the people who are helping you buy your perfect bra, from the comfort of your own home.
Traditionally, many stores have used an assortment of tags and labels on a diverse range of merchandise, most of which were designed for an entirely different set of products. As a result, many apparel retailers have recognised that in some
Watch out America – BinaryBots, the Leeds-based robotics toy company, is ready to attack the US market thanks to a deal with one of the biggest distribution companies in the US. The deal with Alliance Entertainment has led to BinaryBots’ products
Launched in France in 2018, Foodvisor is an innovative nutrition application that helps people eat better thanks to A.I. From the simple picture of your plate, the app provides a nutritional report, as well as personalized advice from RD nutritionists.
Adyen, the payments platform of choice for many of the world’s leading companies has built an integration to the Oracle Payment Interface (OPI), streamlining the process of handling card payments in the food and beverage sector. Adyen, an existing Gold
Looker, a leading data platform company, has announced that SilkFred – a UK online retail platform – has deployed Looker to enhance its customer-led approach to selecting and managing its network of independent fashion brands.