As one of the most repeatable, well-understood, and mature supply chains across all industries, the grocery supply chain has mastered predictable processes around every conceivable aspect of warehouse operations as grocers operate around unusually razor-thin profit margins. Not surprisingly, grocery
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Although Brexit anxiety has led to a slowdown in consumer spending, eCommerce specialist Tryzens sees a bright future for British retailers, after a report released by Paypal has placed UK retailers at the top of the list of countries that
Global retail sector technology spending will grow 3.6% to reach almost $203.6 billion in 2019, with similar growth rates for the next two years, according to the latest forecast from Gartner, Inc. Customer expectations and competition are forcing retailers to
New purchasing stats from Wowcher show that UK consumers are becoming much more comfortable shopping via a mobile device, with three quarters of all purchases on the e-commerce platform being made through a mobile device.
Ten leading global online grocery markets are predicted to experience combined growth of $227bn, at an annual rate of 20%, by 2023, according to new figures unveiled by IGD today.
Online food retailer Musclefood has announced a major rebranding to reflect the company’s evolution into a health and wellness retailer.
Skin Salvation has launched on Ocado, making the UK’s most effective dry skin solution available with your weekly shop!
Moving items into carts does not mean the purchase is in the bag for UK online shoppers. According to the SAP Consumer Propensity Study focusing on online shopping behaviour, more than a third (38%) discard carts sometimes or all the time,
Poised for rapid international expansion, women’s fashion brand Yumi needed to re-evaluate its e-commerce approach. The company that started life in Camden Market more than 20 years ago, had expanded to five brick and mortar stores, and successful concessions in House of Fraser,
Photobox Group, Europe’s leading personalisation business, has appointed Grant Smith as chief product officer for its Photo division, which includes the Photobox and Hofmann brands. Grant’s appointment follows that of Ronan Tighe from Net-a-Porter as CPO of the Group’s Moonpig
Winter sports tour operator Erna Low Consultants has invested in the marketing automation platform Force24, as the brand gears up for further growth.
Manhattan Associates Inc will host its EMEA Exchange 2018 conference from October 8-10 at The Amsterdam Grand Hotel Krasnapolsky, Netherlands. More than 400 retail, manufacturing, wholesale and logistics professionals from across Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA) will gather to
Brooks Brothers, the oldest clothing retailer in the U.S., selected Manhattan Associates Inc. to improve contact centre operations and deliver a seamless omni-channel shopping experience for customers worldwide. New York-based Brooks Brothers is deploying Manhattan Active Omni to fuel its
Walgreens Boots Alliance announces launch of flagship store on Alibaba Group’s Tmall Global platform
Walgreens Boots Alliance, Inc and Alibaba Group Holding Ltd today announced the launch of a Boots flagship store on Tmall Global, Alibaba’s B2C platform for international brands and retailers, to introduce a number of iconic Boots beauty brands to more
It’s no secret that the retail landscape has drastically changed, and amount of challenges the industry faces has increased. 2017 saw UK consumer spending slow to its lowest level in five years, highlighting that retailers are all vying for a
Today’s retail environment is more complex than ever, given the rise of e-commerce and a rediscovery of the age-old truth that “the customer is king.” As retailers across the globe struggle with demands for both personalization and convenience, balanced with
Canderel, the UK’s leading low-calorie sugar alternative brand, is rolling out a brand-new campaign You ‘CAN’ with Canderel starting this September. Designed to emphasise the brand benefits: all the sweetness, less of the calories, the new campaign aims to highlight the
Alibaba Cloud, the cloud computing arm of the Alibaba Group, today announced an end-to-end shopping experience built on a wide range of retail innovations powered by Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine-Learning. The fully integrated journey aims to digitise the traditional
For the first time, customers can use just their voice to reserve technology, toys and home essentials for same-day pick up from more than 850 Argos stores by using the Google Assistant (available on most Android phones, iOS or smart
Manhattan Associates Inc today announced that it has been named a Strong Performer in The Forrester Wave: Point of Service (POS), Q3 2018 report by Forrester Research. The new research, which evaluated 13 vendors across 25 criteria in the areas of
Black Friday and Cyber Monday have become a fixture in the British shopping calendar, and with this year’s shopping events expected to be bigger than ever before, many retailers are counting on them to help boost their flagging fortunes. However, with just
Webloyalty, provider of customer loyalty solutions that enable e-commerce companies to drive secondary revenue, has bolstered its senior leadership team with the appointment of Ben Stirling as managing director, Northern Europe.
Emarsys, the largest independent marketing platform company in the world, today announces that fashion jewellery retailer, Astley Clarke is using its artificial intelligence (AI) enabled cloud marketing platform to increase revenues through enhanced audience segmentation, allowing it to engage more
Emarsys, the largest independent marketing platform company in the world and Return Path, the leading global provider of email data solutions, are pairing up to enable marketers to reach more subscribers and increase conversions by helping to increase inbox placement.
Chilango, the Mexican restaurant chain which promises guests a Stampede of Mexican Flavours, has taken the next step in its digital journey and with the adoption of new EPOS, digital ordering and loyalty technologies. In combination, the respective solutions, provided