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.
Brightpearl has acquired Inventory Planner, a market-leading demand planning tool that enables e-commerce retailers to forecast inventory and optimise stock.
Co-op has today announced plans to accelerate its ecommerce strategy and drive rapid growth in the market for community-based home deliveries, with a new partnership with Amazon and an acceleration of robot deliveries. The moves are part of an ambitious
MySize, Inc., the developer and creator of innovative measurement solutions, has announced that MYSizeID is available to Wix e-commerce stores and can now easily be deployed by downloading the MySize API. In addition to this integration with Wix, MySizeID is
Cornish fashion brand Seasalt today announces the launch of an innovative Supplier Hub designed to support communication and align Seasalt suppliers with its commitment to ethical business and sustainability.
Convenience retailer, Co-op launches first food to go offer with its new ‘micro-supermarket’ proposition, in response to a change in shopping behaviours.
As businesses race to adapt to the post-pandemic world, retailers in China are pushing ahead with innovative new business models to grow revenue online as seen in the increasing adoption of WeChat ecosystem products such as Mini Programs and WeCom.
In its 20th year of operating in the UK, Huawei, has today announced it will be investing more than $1.2M in a partnership with leading high-street retailer Currys PC World as it launches its flagship smartwatch, the HUAWEI WATCH 3.
Klarna, the leading payments and shopping service, will be hosting its own Karnival of Retail Wonders at this year’s Mighty Hoopla Festival bringing retail to life through a carnival experience of games and mega prizes.
Four in 10 across the food industry have never heard of Natasha’s law despite the new legislation coming into effect from 1 October.
Klarna, the leading global retail bank, payments, and shopping service, and Global-e, the world’s leading cross-border e-commerce platform, have announced an expanded partnership to offer flexible payment options to consumers across the US, UK, France, Spain, Italy, and Australia.
Laybuy, the leading responsible Buy Now Pay Later (BNPL) provider, today launches an affiliate program which will allow customers to pay in six with Laybuy at hundreds of new brands, via the store directory available exclusively on the Laybuy app.
Tastily (https://tastily.co.uk/), the fresh, pre-made meal subscription service, has teamed up with school children in London to create three new dishes for its menu as part of its ongoing partnership with Chefs In Schools (https://tastily.co.uk/content/tastily-chefs-in-schools), a charity that works with
Artificial Intelligence (AI) company Peak has raised a $75 million Series C funding round led by new investor SoftBank Vision Fund 2, with participation from all existing investors, including MMC Ventures, Oxx, Praetura Ventures, Arete and Octopus Ventures. This brings
Feefo, the leading customer reviews and insights platform has acquired Reevoo, the consumer reviews and feedback business. The two companies will merge to form a new enlarged organisation with the intention to provide clients with data driven insights across all
The UK’s leading independent country store, Millbry Hill, has become the latest top brand to harness the power of automating post-purchase operations using Brightpearl.
Customers shopping in Scotch & Soda clothing will have soon a much stronger chance of finding and purchasing the right trousers, skirt, jacket, or shirt thanks to the retailer’s new three-year partnership with leading RFID solutions provider Checkpoint Systems.
A ground breaking real-world trial of wireless electric vans goes live in Edinburgh today.
Retail Assist extends support from existing first-line Help Desk services, to carry out a full store opening for global cosmetics leader, Morphe.
For the first time ever two icons of chill, Diet Coke and SMEG, are coming together to celebrate the most sacred of moments - the Diet Coke break. The collaboration will give consumers the chance to win a limited-edition Diet
imageHOLDERS, the leading company in self-service kiosk B2B IOT innovations, has just unveiled its first gesture controlled touchless kiosk in response to the global pandemic.
Fast-growing beverage business, VitaCup, is brewing brilliant results after selecting Brightpearl to support its delivery of vitamin and superfood-infused coffee and tea products.
Snappy Shopper, the home delivery platform focused on delivering product choice and value for shoppers, has registered record home delivery numbers in July. New customer numbers were up +44% in July vs June and total transactions and frequent customer numbers
French fashion retailer, The Kooples, has increased employee engagement, utilising frontline staff expertise to inform product design, and exceeded compliance and customer satisfaction targets in partnership with YOOBIC, the digital workplace solution for frontline teams.
Fuse - the learning and knowledge platform for enterprise, is delighted to partner with premium lifestyle group Joules to provide a central hub for learning, culture and community.
InPost, the leading out-of-home and eCommerce delivery company, today announces the deployment of its 2,000th Automated Parcel Machine - or locker unit - in the UK, as it further revolutionises the UK e-commerce shopping experience.