Retail technology news on innovation, integration, rollout and the people behind developing retail technology systems. Be it payments, supply chain or chiller cabinets we cover the bits & bytes of retail tech.
Peoplevox, the leading e-commerce warehouse and fulfilment software specialist today published a new report on fast fashion fulfilment.
‘Fashion Fulfilment In 2018’ provides online retailers with a concise analysis of key emerging fulfilment trends in this dynamic and highly competitive sector;
Mastercard today announced its largest and most diverse class to enter the Mastercard Start Path programme – the company’s global effort to support later-stage fintech and tech startups.
The 11 selected companies are working on the largest array of innovations the
Online booking software provider, thinkBooker, has developed a bespoke personal shopping experience for luxury, London-based fashion boutique, Browns, for use in its two London-based locations, including its new store, Browns East.
Browns was established in 1970 and is one of London’s most well-regarded fashion boutiques,
As the first deliverable out of its partnership with dunnhumby, JDA Software Group, Inc., today announced the availability of JDA Assortment Optimization – Powered by dunnhumby, the industry’s first space-aware assortment optimization solution incorporating data science. dunnhumby is a leading
With over 100 stores, Smyths Toys is one of the largest and fastest growing toy retailers in the UK and Ireland. With new branches and sales channels opening all the time, the company wanted to ensure its customers had a
Porsche is now offering car enthusiasts immersive online access to one of the most spectacular car museums in the world – the Porsche Museum. Through GoInStore’s experiential real-time video technology, visitors to the museum website can experience a live, host-guided
Scandit, the leading developer of next-generation mobile data capture solutions based on computer vision, augmented reality and machine learning, is providing the technology for an in-store scanning solution at footwear manufacturer and retailer Clarks. Widely deployed across Clarks retail outlets throughout
At an event in New York, Voysis has announced its new product, Voysis Commerce, and released the findings of a research report that shows voice commerce and search is at a major inflection point for retailers and brands.
The launch of
Bink, the business eliminating the need for plastic loyalty cards through ‘Payment Linked Loyalty’, has partnered with Individual Restaurant Group, one of the UK’s leading restaurant houses, which includes Piccolino, The Restaurant Bar & Grill, Bank Restaurant & Bar and
Fuel loss recovery expert Forecourt Eye has announced a new subscription structure to be implemented with immediate effect which aims to match different service options to evolving customer needs.
A new entry-level £15 monthly option has been created specifically for those
Today’s customer expects to engage with retailers in an engaging and digitally interactive way in-store and retailers are focusing on this customer journey to develop the relationship and increase sales. Moving Tactics, South Africa’s leading digital signage solutions company, has
Lyons Consulting Group, now part of the Capgemini Group, today announced its partnership with Build-A-Bear Workshop, a one-of-a-kind global brand kids love and parents trust. Build-A-Bear charged LYONSCG with helping the company completely re-imagine its digital experience, including eCommerce strategy,
Visa has announced the European launch of Visa Direct – a real-time payments platform that allows companies to leverage Visa’s global reach and scale to transform domestic and cross-border payments for businesses and consumers. Visa is working with payment service
Maplin, the UK’s number one specialist technology retailer, has selected Ensono to help bring its signature instore customer experience online; improving flexibility and consumer choice. Maplin’s new digital offering, built on Amazon Web Services (AWS), will be its first deployment
Topps Tiles, the UK’s leading tile specialist, has recently appointed digital performance agency Croud to boost its paid and organic search activity. From this month, Croud will be providing PPC and SEO services to the retailer.
Shop Direct, the UK’s second largest pureplay online retailer, has selected Revionics Price Suite to drive dynamic pricing and respond to market, shopper and competitive trends.
The company has also selected Revionics Promotion Suite and science-based analytics on its promotion performance,
Zapper, the global insights and loyalty platform enabled by mobile payment, is delighted to announce it will be partnering with Spar, the UK’s leading convenience store group with 2,700 stores, to launch its mobile payments and loyalty app into multiple Spar
Infinity Nation, the online retail growth consultancy, has secured the online account for established homeware brand, Lombok. The win comes alongside two others as Infinity Nation announces it will also be working with fashion brand moloh and wedding gifting service,
Bink, the business removing the need for plastic loyalty cards through ‘Payment Linked Loyalty’, is delighted to announce a partnership with the world’s leading luxury retailer Harvey Nichols.
The partnership, which launches later this year, will see Bink’s unique Payment Linked
The Body Shop, an international beauty business, is leveraging Axway, a catalyst for digital transformation, to improve the customer experience at retail stores throughout Switzerland. With Axway Appcelerator, The Body Shop has been able to rethink its customer loyalty program, integrate
Ingenico Group, the global leader in seamless payment, has today announced its partnership with the British Home Store, popularly known as BHS, former mainstay of British high streets and shopping centres for over eighty years, since reborn and transformed online.
Leading online fashion retailer ASOS has partnered with delivery brand, On the dot, to introduce a same day delivery service for London customers, following a successful trial.
ASOS Instant will give customers access to super-fast delivery, with orders placed before 10AM
Eagle Eye, a leading SaaS technology company has today announced a partnership with Groupon UK, a leader in local commerce. Through the integration of both parties’ digital platforms, Groupon UK will look to provide customers with a range of offers
Adyen, the payments platform of choice for the world’s leading companies, today expanded its partnership with the world’s largest third-party mobile and online payment platform, Alipay, to enable retailers worldwide to easily accept non-cash payments from Chinese customers in store.
Camelot Group, the licensed operator of the UK National Lottery that raises an average of over £30m for good causes every week, has confirmed that Hughes Europe, part of Hughes Network Systems LLC, the world leader in broadband satellite networks