One of the UK’s largest parcel delivery firms, Hermes UK, has taken a major step towards achieving its digital transformation goal by implementing mobile barcode scanning and augmented reality (AR) technology from Scandit, the mobile computer vision experts.
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Robert Dyas announces its partnership with Narvar, the intelligent customer experience platform that helps consumer-oriented commerce companies deliver better post-purchase experiences. The collaboration will see the homeware retailer further improve its customer experience after the buy button by providing consistent
Customers of Chi Chi London are set to experience a noticeably upgraded digital experience following the fast fashion retailer’s launch of its new e-commerce platform with help from digital commerce consultancy Tryzens.
Divido, the multinational white-label platform for point-of-purchase lending, has announced that it has been chosen by Brompton Bicycle, Britain’s largest manufacturer of bicycles, to provide point-of-purchase finance to online customers. With increasing emphasis and importance placed on e-commerce, Brompton
Games publisher PlayStack has launched Snatch, a radical new AR mobile game that reinvents the marketing approach by rewarding consumers for playing with their favourite brands.
Connect Distribution, the home appliance service and spare parts distributor, has launched an online LiveChat functionality while celebrating its 50th anniversary. Providing instant access to experienced customer service personnel, the messaging tool helps solve customer queries in real-time.
Hobbycraft, the largest arts and crafts retailer in the UK, has continued to develop its relationship with Retail Assist through a further extension of its IT Help Desk support.
Marks & Spencer renewed and extended its partnership with leading cross-border e-commerce solutions provider, Global-e, to help support its online international sales growth ambitions.
intu has become the UK’s first shopping centre owner to be certified as having child-friendly wifi at its national portfolio of popular shopping destinations.
The media that brands are currently investing in is changing rapidly, creating uncertainty in the advertising space and making it harder to prove the impact of media on brand sales. TV still represents a much larger proportion of media spend
Contentsquare, a leading digital experience insights platform used by UK retail brands like Dreams, Clarks and Moss Bros, has acquired Israel-based experience analytics company Clicktale, which has clients such as Dell, RBS and T-Mobile.
Leading global payments provider, Klarna, today announced its multimarket partnership with Abercrombie & Fitch Co. (NYSE: ANF), a leading global specialty retailer of apparel and accessories for men, women and kids through three renowned brands. Later this year, UK customers
Ted Baker has signed a deal to enhance its omni-channel order management operations, as it looks to improve customer experience.
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
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.
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
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
Food shoppers across the globe are set to benefit from award-winning British technology that will make finding the right food products simple and safe. UK based technology start-up Spoon Guru, is set to provide its world-leading and unique dietary
Aptos, Inc., a recognised market leader in retail technology solutions, is proud to announce that luxury leader Zadig & Voltaire has selected Aptos Planning to manage its buying sessions as well as allocation and replenishment for all its stores.
Dune London has revealed the formula behind a remarkable £4.4m surge in incremental revenue over the past three and a half years, achieved at a time when retail is in decline and the UK high street has seen one in
Retail IT consultancy and technology firm REPL Group has successfully collaborated with BP, one of the world’s largest oil and gas companies, on ‘BP RESET’ - a major global programme to modernise the Retail Site IT landscape.
Waitrose & Partners, one of the UK’s leading retailers with 348 shops in England, Scotland, Wales and the Channel Islands, has recently expanded its partnership with IRI as its insight partner. IRI, a leading customer loyalty specialist, has been
School’s open for summer: online merchants earn advanced friendly fraud degree at “Chargeback University”
Chargebacks911, the cutting-edge dispute processing and remediation company, has announced a number of free interactive courses for online merchants taking place this summer around the globe.
Bata, a leading shoemaker, has launched a new flagship ecommerce website in Italy, the first launch in a strategic multi-market ecommerce transformation project, implemented by Astound Commerce, a leading digital commerce agency and systems integrator.
Technology-led marketing business, ITG, is expanding its offering to the ŠKODA network to cover data-driven personalised CRM, enhanced strategy, creative, and next-generation dynamic publishing.