Having successfully completed a rollout of Cegid Retail POS software across its European and North American store estate, outdoor clothing specialist Regatta is migrating from on-premises infrastructure management to the cloud, with Cegid’s cloud SaaS application. The Manchester-based retailer aims
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As businesses around the world respond to the growing need to protect employees and customers, technology that provides managers with actionable insights will enable brands to position themselves as highly responsible and give their customers peace of mind.
Oversized packaging and congestion in the packing area was impeding peak performance at ASDA’s George Home e-fulfilment operation. That was until the opportunity arose to acquire a state-of-the-art automated packing system that could tailor-make parcels at high-velocity.
BrightSign unveils touchless engagement solutions to help retailers and restaurants safely open for business
BrightSign, LLC®, the global market leader in digital signage media players, today announced BrightLink and BrightMenu to help retailers, restaurants and other businesses safely operate in the face of new health regulations brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic.
Selecta, Europe’s leading route-based unattended self-service provider, has launched a range of convenient hygiene and safety solutions for public and private vending in response to the COVID-19 crisis, helping customers and consumers to feel safe as lockdown measures ease in
In the current climate, there has been more demand than ever for accessible home deliveries. Responding to this demand, Merchant Gourmet has partnered with the chefs at parent company Leathams to produce bespoke food boxes as well as pre-packed world-cuisine
Bytronic Automation has launched a new thermal imaging device to help businesses reopen and fight the spread of COVID-19.
A new shopping ordering and delivery solution is being rolled out by UK-based microgifting platform, Huggg, along with the British Red Cross to support people who don’t have friends or family nearby to help them get the supplies they need.
The world’s largest sporting goods retailer, Decathlon, today announced it is rolling out MishiPay’s mobile self-checkout solution across its 81 German stores. The innovative technology is already live in Decathlon Deutschland stores in Berlin (Berlin Hauptbahnhof), Munich (Munich Connect), Cologne
Ascom has completed a deal to supply a well-known Top 7 UK supermarket chain with worker mobile phones and supporting information management software.
ParcelLab, an innovator in post-purchase communications, has been named among the top 50 retail start-ups operating globally, according to a new report published by RWRC – home of Retail Week and World Retail Congress.
JoJo Maman Bébé is partnering with Monetate, a Kibo company, to deliver real-time, AI-driven personalised experiences, and increase customer acquisition. Parents look to the brand to purchase clothing from early pregnancy and throughout their baby’s childhood. The partnership allows the
Toshiba Global Commerce Solutions’ premium retail technology is driving high customer satisfaction throughout Southwest grocer chain HAC. Inc, dba Homeland.
Partnership launched to help organisations safeguard against Coronavirus and restore public confidence
Market leading UK technology specialist, CoreTech Solutions, has joined forces with security surveillance specialist IndigoVision to unveil an innovative new temperature screening product, Agora Temperature Screening, to help reduce the risk of Coronavirus transmission in public spaces.
Luxury smart speaker company, Sonos, has improved audience targeting efforts and onsite revenue capture with a solution from BounceX, the leading behavioural marketing technology provider.
StarStock, the e-commerce business helping pubs convert to food shops, is now powering a new initiative from supermarket giant Asda to help vulnerable and shielded customers receive food and essential items.
Supermarkets across the country are bracing for a potential steep increase in demand later this week, as the British public will prepare to enjoy increased freedoms following the Prime Minister’s announcement of lockdown easing this past weekend.
Pricer has announced the Dutch co-operative supermarket chain PLUS Retail, with more than 265 supermarkets across The Netherlands, has signed a framework agreement for the deployment of Pricer’s electronic shelf label platform. There are no minimum commitments for volumes or
Snappy Shopper, the fast-growing mobile app and web-based convenience store home delivery platform, has secured its most significant deal to date after finalising a partnership with West Midlands-based Spar wholesaler AF Blakemore.
Manchester-based website optimisation agency, User Conversion, is celebrating yet another client win with BrewDog.
StarStock reports early momentum of mypubshop initiative to help pubs transform into community stores
The new mypubshop initiative that enables pubs to trade as food shops and transform into ‘click and collect’ havens for their local communities has reported a flying start and gained further industry backing.
FIS, a global leader in financial services technology, today announced the addition of Google Pay to its Hosted Payment Page (HPP) product for online merchants. Because Worldpay from FIS has made the technical integration within its HPP offering, merchants can
When unexpected events occur and customer demand increases what can companies do to smooth out the resulting peaks and troughs? Henry Jinman at EBI.AI outlines four ways conversational AI can help and shares a real-life example
Judopay, a leading mobile-first payment provider, today announced that together with SafeCharge, a Nuvei company, it will enable Envoy Taxi app to take payments in-app as it launches its unique courier app using London’s Black Taxis. It means that people
Global retail innovation agency Outform has launched its iDISPLAY Thermometer, designed to help retailers provide safer spaces for customers once the COVID-19 lockdown is lifted.