The multichannel retailer, OTTO, offers its customers more than 2.2 million items from 6,000 brands in its online shop, otto.de. This includes items from its select partner retailers. OTTO uses Blue Yonder’s machine-learning solutions for accurate demand forecasts of its
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Herring Shoes is a family business which was started in 1966 and today supplies top quality footwear from English manufacturers such as Herring, Barker, Church's, Cheaney & Loake. In 2016, the company began working withFresh Relevance and has achieved impressive
WHSmith Travel has selected RELEX Solutions, one of the fastest growing providers of integrated retail and supply chain planning solutions, to improve demand forecasting and replenishment in order to increase availability and reduce wastage of its fresh and chilled foods. The
Selligent, the world's leading independent provider of 1-to-1 engagement solutions for relationship marketers, has today announced online supermarket Ocado as a new client. Ocado.com is one of Britain’s leading online retailers, delivering to over 70% of the UK population. Selligent’s innovative
Peoplevox, the expert e-commerce warehouse management system (WMS) provider, has launched a global market study into the future of e-commerce warehouse management.
PrettyLittleThing sees 8% increase in order value across global e-commerce operation with new merchandising technology
PrettyLittleThing has seen an 8% increase in average order value over a four month period, following the introduction of new technology from on-site search and merchandising specialist Fredhopper.
New transaction data from PayPal reveals how small and medium-sized businesses benefitted most from the record lows of the pound last year. While SMEs in the UK saw their international PayPal sales rise 10% year-on-year from January to June 2016,
Iconic global fashion brand Kurt Geiger has selected Manhattan Associates, Inc.’s Omni-Channel Solutions platform as the foundation for a systems transformation that will advance its global retailing capabilities and support the company’s growth objectives into the future. With Manhattan’s industry-leading
Global technology provider Virtualstock (VS) today announces its appointment by leading omni-channel retailer John Lewis, to provide a collaborative workspace for John Lewis and their suppliers. VS’s agile platform, The Edge, has been selected by John Lewis to develop the supplier
Polyco has long been a pioneer in the development of products that improve the safety of people – but the well-being of the planet has also been a constant consideration for the business. Always keen to make a positive impact through
British clothing retailer, Boden, has used the Monetate personalisation platform to make its customer experience more relevant to different segments of online shoppers. “The way in which people shop on our sites has changed as new devices are introduced and
Shoppers willing to buy imperfect fruit and vegetables but need a discount to incentivize them, Blue Yonder finds
All major supermarkets have responded to pressures to reduce waste and embrace wonky vegetables and ugly fruit. The big 4 in the UK have pledged to cut waste and Tesco recently announced its wonky veg rollout to Europe. New global
Monsoon Accessorize IT director to explore consolidating and improving internal and customer services at Westfield event
Monsoon Accessorize will be holding an exclusive event on 16 March at Westfield, London, in conjunction with KETL, for CIOs to discuss how organisations plan their strategy in the ever-changing, fast-moving IT industry. The future of the IT Team will also
JDA Software Group, Inc., today announced that leading UK convenience food retailer the Co-op has chosen to implement a broad spectrum of JDA’s space planning and assortment solutions as part of its Retail Transformation Programme. The Co-op’s implementation of JDA
Retailers need to better predict demand and automate replenishment decisions for competitive advantage
Iceland Foods claims it is breaking new ground in generating positive brand advocacy, helping it compete with heavyweight supermarkets for market share, according to a new white paper released by advocate marketing agency, Qube Media. The retail paper 'How Iceland
European payments provider Klarna has announced a partnership with schuh, one the UK’s biggest footwear retailers. More than half of schuh shoppers will now be able to use Klarna’s checkout solution to easily purchase products from their website. When checking out
NCR Silver Tablet POS System launches in UK and targets restaurateurs, retailers and service providers
NCR Corporation , a global leader in omni-channel solutions, has launched the NCR Silver family of point-of-sale (POS) products in the U.K. With NCR Silver, U.K.-based merchants can turn their tablet into a POS system. This cloud-based payment, marketing and
bigDL, a retail marketing tool and consumer deals app, has seen enormous growth in Q4 2016. App downloads rocketed by 76% (from Q3), with app engagement also rising.The number of bigDL enabled convenience stores also saw an impressive increase with
Innovative cyber security firm VST Enterprises, has signed a joint venture with leading international fashion business Dewhirst to provide scannable code technology for clothing, footwear and accessories. Dewhirst will use the proprietary technology, VApparel, at the point of sale to enable
Barclaycard, which has an overview of nearly half of the UK’s credit and debit card transactions, is partnering with VocaLink to enable its merchants to accept mobile payments through Pay by Bank app. Pay by Bank app will allow shoppers
PANDORA, one of the world’s largest jewellery brands, has appointed Ecrebo, the point of sale marketing specialist, to deliver digital receipts across its 220-strong UK store estate. The solution enables PANDORA to capture customer data at the point of sale,
Bradford-based logistics firm, Advanced Supply Chain Group (ASCG), has been awarded a contract with global retailer, Urban Outfitters, to run its Nominated Carrier Scheme (NCS).
TLM Technologies is delighted to announce the development of its next-generation EPOS solution, Evolution. Evolution has been specifically built for the Fuel and Convenience (F&C) sector – designed not only to deliver the commonplace functionality of traditional EPOS systems, but
Retail supply chain teams can now use the Blue Yonder Replenishment Optimisation solution to overcome two key challenges they face in ordering and distributing stock: Predicting store demand and using these predictions to automate the stock ordering process. Deciding how to distribute