The Entertainer, the fastest-growing, family-owned high street toy retailer in the UK, has improved online sales by 32% since the introduction of their new website, developed by LiveArea. Website speed has increased by 18%, while conversion rates have increased by
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PayPal has today launched its PayPal Commerce Platform, a flexible, customisable platform that helps businesses of all sizes to grow, scale and thrive in the complex world of global digital commerce.
Leading global payments provider Klarna has today announced a new partnership with omni-channel occasion-wear brand QUIZ. From today, customers shopping online at QUIZ will be able to benefit from Klarna’s Pay later in 30 days payment option.
ArrowXL has become the first two-person home delivery service in the world to team up with PostTag, the destination data engine, as it pioneers new technology to revolutionise its operations.
Authentic athleisure and sportswear brand, Champion, is set to invigorate its online offering, improving online conversions by better understanding customer behaviour on site, thanks to a solution from BounceX, the leading behavioural marketing technology provider.
Retail Assist are delighted to announce that Harvey Nichols are extending their long-standing working relationship.
Lulu Guinness is launching onsite social commerce to create a more engaging customer experience.
Orlebar Brown has overhauled its personalisation marketing strategy to firmly put customers first, through accelerated digital transformation with Emarsys, the only marketing platform that knows your industry. Already the move has produced a 20% increase in online revenue
IBM, and its subsidiary The Weather Company, today announced IBM Weather Signals, a new AI-based tool to help companies predict how fluctuations in weather will impact business performance, even months in advance. With this insight, businesses can proactively adjust supply
Customer experience has become the focus of in-store point of sale, with brands and retailers having to adapt their spaces to align with the changing expectations of buyers and the increasingly tech-centric shopping environment.
Global B2C marketing automation company, Selligent Marketing Cloud, has announced PUMA, one of the world’s leading sports brands, as a client. PUMA will leverage Selligent Marketing Cloud’s technology to automate its digital marketing campaigns, delivering personalised content to consumers in
Shoppers will soon be able to design their own Levi jeans, using new laser technology developed by the company.
At Adobe Summit EMEA, the Prada Group and Adobe today announced the next step in strengthening their collaboration, with the deployment of advanced customer experience management solutions on a global scale.
One of Britain’s most successful home-grown multi-channel retailers, Cotton Traders, has improved its mobile conversion rate and reduced checkout abandonment with a new e-commerce platform from Astound Commerce, the leading digital commerce agency and systems integrator.
Leading e-commerce and digital marketing agency, Visualsoft, has announced a contract renewal with premium fashion company Daniel Footwear, extending their partnership for a further two years.
Radley has launched digital in-store shopping to strengthen its omni-channel capabilities.
E-commerce search and merchandising technology provider, Attraqt, has today announced it has entered into a conditional agreement to acquire omnichannel personalisation platform, Early Birds.
As the UK’s largest integrated pureplay digital retailer and financial services provider, Shop Direct is committed to continuous innovation that makes it a preferred online shopper destination while delivering strong business results. Having made a deliberative selection to adopt AI-based
Multi-channel technology specialist One iota, part of the Sanderson Group plc, is delighted to announce its partnership with HUGO BOSS, one of the leading global fashion companies. One iota will support the fashion house’s focus to create compelling brand experiences
PayPoint has today released new figures showing that it has helped over 2,000 of its ATM customers remove banking charges in the past year, all with the help of its unique Net Settlement facility. Retailers with a PayPoint ATM in
SafeCharge, the partner of choice for businesses who demand more from payments technology, today announced a partnership with some of the leading merchants located in Beauchamp Place including McKenna & Co, Lalage Beaumont, Grace Han and Gladwell Patterson, to adequately
Shoppers at Sainsbury’s Holborn Circus convenience store in London can check out the UK’s first till-free grocery store. The experiment will put SmartShop Scan, Pay & Go technology to the test in a bespoke food-to-go store, making grocery shopping quicker
Snap has partnered with Shopify, the major eCommerce platform, to build a seamless integration for Shopify merchants to buy and manage Snapchat ads directly from the Shopify interface.
ONPEX, a leading provider for multi-currency IBAN accounts, has partnered with Ronghan International Limited – the UK-based and regulated division of the Chinese financial service provider OnerWay. This partnership is set to make cross-border marketplace settlements seamless for international eCommerce businesses.
Liberis Finance, an award-winning funding provider for small businesses, is helping Diva Pets to invest in new products, services and staff training to grow its dog grooming and pet supply business with its alternative funding solution – the Business Cash Advance.