Beekeeper, a leading communication platform, has announced it has seen a surge in the use of its employee app since the corona crisis hit. Beekeeper has found that companies are increasing the use of its app as it plays a
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Two thirds of retail winners identify real-time supply chain visibility as strategic focus area, finds Symphony RetailAI
Symphony RetailAI, the leading global provider of integrated AI-enabled marketing, merchandising and supply chain solutions for FMCG retailers and CPG manufacturers, today announced the findings of a new benchmark report, “The Retail Supply Chain: Designing New Ways to Satisfy Demand.”
Revolut has today announced that it is partnering with The Trussell Trust foodbank network to support emergency food needs around the UK. Revolut customers in the UK will be able to donate via the in-app Donations feature to help those
English sportswear and football equipment supplier, Umbro has chosen the leading Enterprise Cloud Commerce Platform, Kooomo to launch its online store in Italy, breaking into a new market as part of its corporate digitalisation process.
With SMEs struggling to keep their businesses running through the coronavirus crisis, eBay UK has today pledged a major cashflow boost by offering payment holidays for all sellers and any new businesses joining the site.
With Monday's Government-ordered lockdown in place, physical retailers in the UK that no longer fit in to the category of selling essential goods, face many weeks, if not months, of store closures. For some retailers, however, there is an alternative
This week the French government announced the launch of an online platform to solve critical COVID-19 supply chain challenges - StopCOVID19.fr.
Spoon Guru, the global AI food technology start-up, today announced the launch of a new ‘Immunity Boost TAG’ in the wake of Covid-19, to help consumers find foods online and in stores to strengthen their immune system.
Barclaycard, which sees nearly half of the nation’s credit and debit card transactions, will be rolling out the deployment of the new £45 contactless limit across UK retailers from 1 April 2020.
After a successful national trial with over 50 participating retailers, PayPoint is pleased to announce that an EPoS link is now available to PayPoint One Pro retailers who are members of Premier, Family Shopper and Shop Locally.
InPost, which has a UK-wide network of automated parcel delivery lockers, has seen their usage surge 60% over the past week as consumers look for contact-free options to receive their online orders or send out parcels.
Atheon Analytics to supply SKUtrak platform to Morrisons so it can provide operational data to suppliers
Atheon Analytics is to supply its SKUtrak platform to Morrisons so it can share more operational data with suppliers. The new Morrisons Supplier Database, which will utilise SKUtrak will enable suppliers to quickly view and interact with sales and
The Hut Group (THG), an international online retailer and technology company, and Laybuy have announced a partnership to offer THG customers access to Laybuy’s flexible payment platform which spreads the cost of purchases over six weekly payments, completely interest-free. Laybuy
ChannelAdvisor Corporation, a leading provider of cloud-based e-commerce solutions that enable brands and retailers to increase global sales, today announced support for Amazon.nl, coinciding with Amazon’s launch in the Netherlands. ChannelAdvisor’s support for Amazon.nl allows merchants with a European
New independent research case study details effective digital customer experience using social proof messaging at Matalan
A new case study, Matalan Taps Social Proof Messaging To Improve The Customer Journey, from independent industry analyst firm Forrester Research has found that UK retailer Matalan is using Taggstar’s social proof messaging within its digital touchpoints to better support
Mobile-first advertising company TabMo has expanded its digital out-of-home (DOOH) reach via a strategic partnership with VIOOH, a global DOOH marketplace with access to JCDecaux’s inventory.
Luxury retailer De Beers Jewellers is adopting modern Oracle Xstore technology to enhance its customers’ shopping experience. The company prides itself on offering exquisite gifts and peerless diamonds for life’s key moments. Each of its 33 stores, located in 15
With the launch of its award-winning CrocsTM JibbitzTM Personaliser, the iconic shoe brand is going to market with an innovative new digital tool built and designed in a creative partnership with LiveArea, a leading global customer experience and commerce services
Symphony RetailAI, the leading global provider of integrated AI-enabled marketing, merchandising and supply chain solutions for FMCG retailers and CPG manufacturers, today announced it was among the 12 select companies that Forrester invited to participate in The Forrester Wave™: Retail
DataWalk, provider of the industry's most advanced intelligence analysis software, today announced that the company has demonstrated a solution that can proactively identify potential supercarriers, patients zero and people at risk of contracting Coronavirus.
Ceridian HCM Holding Inc., a global human capital management (HCM) technology company, announced today that Costa Coffee has successfully implemented Dayforce Payroll and HR within nine months. The Dayforce platform brings HR, payroll, recruiting, and workforce management together for Costa
Customer loyalty expert The Loyalty People has announced its appointment by Benefit Cosmetics to conduct a full strategic review of the pioneering beauty brand’s loyalty programme, as it looks to assess its consumer proposition in 2020.
UK retail software vendor, itim, which supplies point-of-sale, order management, merchandising and supply chain solutions to retailers such as Debenhams, Sainsbury’s and The Entertainer, has launched a new digital loyalty and gift card app. The solution is already live at
Blue Yonder, Inc., has announced that METRO, a leading international wholesaler omni-channel company, has chosen to deploy Blue Yonder’s forecasting and replenishment solutions as it looks to sharpen competitive advantage and best serve its millions of Horeca and
Mapp Digital, the cloud-based digital marketing provider, has been appointed by The Entertainer to help it to enhance its online engagement strategy following its acquisition of Early Learning Centre.