Online global fashion destination ASOS today announced an extension of its partnership with leading payments provider Klarna. ASOS will be offering customers in the UK the option to pay in 3 monthly instalments, completely interest and fee-free. Adding to the
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Stretchable, bendable “smart” textiles are poised to reshape clothes of all kinds, creating new opportunities for integrating advanced monitoring technologies into everyday items. Retailers are already testing the waters, starting with fitness and outdoor gear. A report from tech analyst
Nike is encouraging everyone not to forget their sports routine as the colder weather sets in. Rather than waiting for New Year's resolutions to get back on track, Nike is providing some much-needed motivation to keep moving during winter –
Leading retail and shopper marketing agency, Savvy, have created and executed the first augmented reality (AR) game for a convenience retailer. The AR Christmas Elf experience was the first project for Savvy, following a successful tender win.
FedEx Express, a subsidiary of FedEx Corp., the world’s largest express transportation company, announces a new partnership with PayPoint. Through the partnership with PayPoint, FedEx will join Collect+, the UK’s largest independent store-based delivery and returns service. The association
ITG has been crowned winner in the ‘Innovation in Ways of Working’ category at the Oystercatchers Awards 2019, after delivering a tech-centric creative production model for its new client Co-op. The award coincides with the announcement that the Co-operative Group
Baukjen is introducing social commerce onto its website with the launch of a gallery of shoppable customer generated content. The premium womenswear brand is working with Curalate to harness social media posts, curating them on its home page and
The Stockholm-based luxury fashion house Acne Studios announces that they have chosen payments tech company Adyen today to deliver a first-class shopping experience for customers in APAC, North America and Europe – including its stores in the UK.
Openpay, the UK’s latest interest free payment solution, has today announced its latest partnership with Ideal World and Create and Craft, part of Ideal Shopping Direct Ltd, some of the UK’s most dynamic multi-channel retailers.
Damart, a leading European fashion brand, has revamped its customer experience, so that even the most traditional order methods – such as those using the postal service – are digitally integrated, using technology from Avaya Holdings Corp.
Independent fashion retailer, M&Co, has boosted overall online conversion rates by an extra 150 basis points (bps) and has seen a 27% increase in average order value (AOV) since implementing True Fit, the data-driven fashion personalisation platform, on their site.
Portech Systems, an expert in bespoke solutions for the enterprise mobile workforce, has launched the Urgent Android Migration service for organisations that have not started the planning process to migrate their Windows Embedded Mobile 6.5 devices and scanners.
UK retailers incorporating PayPal Credit into their online checkout have seen an average 15% incremental increase in sales, new data from PayPal reveals.
Symphony RetailAI, the leading global provider of AI-enabled retail solutions and customer-centric insights for retailers and CPG manufacturers across the entire value chain, today announced a five-year Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) contract with Poundstretcher which will see the discount retailer migrate its
Oasis sees 175% increase in campaign revenue through targeted video marketing from Playable and Emarsys
The UK’s much loved and popular high street fashion retailer, Oasis, credits data driven video email marketing specialist Playable and AI marketing platform Emarsys for driving innovation in its email channel through the introduction of responsive, embedded video available immediately
APEXX Global, the first single marketplace for global payments, is today announcing that it has added international cross-border e-commerce giant, eShopWorld as a client, to support the payments process in Russia on its platform. eShopWorld is the global eCommerce partner
2019 to date has proven to be a record growth year for Klarna, and this is before the much anticipated shopping holidays. Each day thousands of new consumers are choosing Klarna, with especially strong preference building in the UK and
According to a UK consumer survey by nCipher Security, 23% of people in the UK don’t know how to tell if a website is secure and 53% will only feel “somewhat safe” if they see a formal seal of encryption
AiFi, the technology company creating the world's most advanced store automation systems, is powering and providing the Nanostore template for the new Albert Heijn digital store which literally “landed” at Amsterdam’s Schiphol Airport.
Travelex, a Finablr company and a market leading foreign exchange specialist, has today announced a new agreement with Transaction Network Services (TNS), a leading global provider of data communications and interoperability solutions.
Spike will be assisting Rohan in developing an integrated digital marketing strategy, to boost their e-commerce performance in outdoor clothing via the web. In addition, there is a focus on using digital advertising to promote targeted Rohan locations whilst also
British luxury clothing brand, Hackett, achieved twofold (97%) growth in international online revenue only three months after partnering with cross border ecommerce specialist Global-e.
Following nine months of investment, graphic display specialist Leach has revealed a new ultra-slim wall-mounted system designed to bring further flexibility to the retail sector.
With Black Friday and Christmas just around the corner, new research from Santander reveals the perils of online shopping, particularly for young adults. Data from the bank shows a staggering four in five (82%) Brits aged 16–29 have been
wing, family-owned high street toy retailer in the UK, recently announced the launch of the new and improved website for The Early Learning Centre, ELC.co.uk, developed by LiveArea, the global commerce services provider. The new site aims to streamline the