Yandex Rovers is continuing to expand its reach by providing autonomous delivery services from Moscow supermarkets.
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Honeywell today announced that global natural and organic foods retailer Whole Foods Market has adopted its Solstice N40 (R-448A) lower global-warming-potential (GWP) refrigerant in its stores across the United States as it seeks to reduce refrigerant emissions under the U.S.
Russia’s NASDAQ-listed tech giant Yandex plans to launch its express e-grocery delivery service in Europe in the second quarter, after its success in the rapid on-demand grocery delivery segment in Russia and Israel.
Since December 2020, The Cotswold Company team has offered a live video service to customers whereby walkthroughs and virtual tours of the store are given. This advice and help in real time whilst viewing the products has proved all important in pushing
Digital experience company Acquia today announced that J.Crew is using Acquia’s Customer Data Platform (CDP), a customer insights and machine learning platform, to drive measurable performance improvements with the brand’s marketing campaigns.
Brainbase, the venture-backed company building modern software for end-to-end IP management, is continuing its rapid growth with two new customer additions: Chefclub, a digital cooking brand based in Paris with more than 1.5 billion monthly organic views and 100 million
Flying Tiger Copenhagen and MUJI deploy App Clips in tandem with MishiPay’s mobile self-checkout solution
Leading retailers Flying Tiger Copenhagen and MUJI today announced they are launching App Clips alongside MishiPay’s mobile self-checkout solution.
X5 Retail Group, a leading Russian food retailer that operates the Pyaterochka, Perekrestok, and Karusel retail chains, announces a deal with Mnogo Lososya to enter the dark kitchen segment of the food market. This decision is in line with X5’s
SATO, a global leader in the development of auto-ID and labelling solutions, has partnered with world-leading independent service station and convenience retailer Euro Garages Group (‘EG Group’) to deliver complete end-to-end food safety through its innovative FX3-LX label printing solution.
Forbes 30-under-30 alumnus goes head-to-head with Amazon with smartphone-based retail checkout solution
In 2015, MishiPay CEO Mustafa Khanwala waited 20 minutes in a supermarket line to pay for a can of drink. The queue gave him time to consider retail’s most persistent pinch point and trigger the development of MishiPay: a high
Start-up loyalty app Swapi has today (8 April) announced a major new partnership with the leading SaaS-based provider enabling one-to-one performance marketing, Eagle Eye Solutions, as it counts down to launch this autumn.
Oda, Norway’s largest online grocery business which provides thousands of people with same and next-day home deliveries of high-quality groceries, meal-kits, and household items, today announces that it has raised €223M in a funding round led by Prosus and SoftBank
Board International, the leading provider of the #1 decision-making platform, has today announced that Stockholm-based fashion house Acne Studios has selected Board for allocation replenishment.
Online retailer eSpares launches customer video consultations to tap up bricks-and-mortar specialists
eSpares, the UK’s leading online parts store for home appliances, has today announced a new partnership with technology provider ConferWith. The partnership will provide customers with real time advice from experts over live video as they browse online.
Prima Coffee has opted for the powerful combination of Brightpearl and BigCommerce to supercharge its daily e-commerce grind. Deployed in just 90 days, the Kentucky-based firm now has a retail focused digital operations platform in Brightpearl that will improve inventory
Today, Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield announces that Westfield London and Westfield Stratford City will become the largest hybrid parking environments in the UK, launching a fully frictionless parking experience for visitors. Brought to life in partnership with HUB Parking Technology, Westfield London is
Mercaux, the digital transformation company turning retail stores into multi-purpose centres, today announced the release of its new solution, Remote Selling via WhatsApp. Providing a new channel for sales associates to communicate with customers on a hyper-personalised 1:1 level, the
Omnichannel Order Management System (OMS), Onestock, receives funding from Silverfleet as it accelerates its development
OneStock, the leading omnichannel OMS software solution provider, is entering a new phase in its development, as it announces investment from leading European private equity firm, Silverfleet.
Yandex.Lavka, the on-demand e-grocery delivery service launched by Russia’s NASDAQ-listed tech giant Yandex, announces its expansion.
Deliveroo fails to deliver on IPO but amassed data during pandemic to entice early investors, says analyst
Deliveroo went public this morning with a UK listing and a price target of 390 pence per share, the lower end of expectations. But this still valued the Amazon-backed company at around £7.6 billion, way above its estimated value of
The pandemic has hastened the speed at which businesses have needed to transform digitally. As a result of lockdowns, curfews, and distancing measures, customers simply aren’t in just one place – and are instead existing and living in a so-called
GS1 UK celebrates 50 years of digitalisation in commerce and calls for collaboration towards next-generation barcodes
On the 50th anniversary of the Global Trade Item Number (GTIN), GS1 UK reflects on the moment when leaders from the biggest names in commerce came together to transform the global economy.
Artisan homeware business Bloomist has selected Brightpearl to help manage its growth as it enters the next season in its success story.
Customer Interaction Management specialists Critizr have launched a new ‘virtual shopping centre’ to showcase the art of customer conversations, in a bid to help retailers improve their skills and drive lifelong customer loyalty.
Swapi, an app that lets people swap loyalty points between brands, has raised £350,000 in seed funding as it counts down to launching in autumn 2021.