Balancing convenience with a high quality experience is the perennial retail challenge. For supermarkets in particular, the focus has shifted to self-serve in recent years – from mobile apps that enable scanning to self-serve checkouts – offering customers a quicker,
Strategic multi-channel consultancy Practicology has investigated whether fashion retailers’ Facebook pages are following best practice and utilising the functionality of the platform when it comes to engaging and interacting with their customers.
In a study conducted between November 2015 and January
Research by Pragma Consulting, uncovering the shopping habits of women across the UK, has revealed retailers are missing out on an annual spend worth £9bn through not engaging with shoppers who are increasingly researching fashion choices before purchasing.
Pragma surveyed 2,000
Detego, the software vendor company providing article transparency in fashion retail, is now also offering its software products as software as a service (SaaS). As part of Detego’s managed services, retailers can rent an in-store solution on a monthly basis,
Attune Consulting, a global solutions provider to the fashion and lifestyle industries, has announced its collaboration with SAP on plans to design and develop a new solution to better meet the challenges faced by apparel, footwear, and accessory companies. It
Retailers and manufacturers in the fiercely competitive fashion industry, need to have a supply chain that is as sophisticated as its customers, who generate unpredictable, 24/7 demand, according to a new report released by DHL. Fashion Unleashed: supply chain innovation is
Global fashion software specialist, Momentis, has appointed Dominic Potter as UK managing director to drive growth in the UK market. Potter will be responsible for developing and executing Momentis’ strategy in the UK, which will target fashion and apparel self-sourcing retailers,
ChannelAdvisor, the global e-commerce specialist, has launched an index to track the success of UK retailers’ Facebook strategies. According to the company, its Facebook UK Commerce Index (FCI) will provide an ongoing analysis of over 100 of the UK’s top retailers
Retailers’ investment in IT remains stagnant this year but the sector is planning to spend more on technology as the economic situation improves. That’s the key finding of a Martec International’s new IT in Retail report, which surveys the top