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.
Central England Co-op has linked up with Appy Shop to provide customers with the chance to have their food and essentials delivered right to their door whenever they want.
commercetools today announced that the John Lewis Partnership, which owns and operates two of Britain’s best loved retail brands – John Lewis and Waitrose - has selected its technology to provide a next-generation key commerce component to support and deliver
LiveArea, a global customer experience and commerce agency, and business unit of PFSweb (NASDAQ: PFSW), has announced its partnership with German footwear retailer Zumnorde to build and launch a new digital store on BigCommerce and, through site redesign, deliver more
A new unified e-commerce and payments partnership that will allow fast-growing brands to bolster their operations and enhance client relationships has been sealed amidst COVID-19.
Today, John Lewis & Partners has launched a new augmented reality feature on its IOS app which will enable customers to put up a decorated Christmas tree in seconds. The app will give customers the chance to try before they
Through its marketplace, which currently focuses on food, Carrefour provides small retailers with an accelerated solution for digitising their businesses with the support of its partner Mirakl, and is making it free to use during the lockdown
Payoneer, the digital payment platform empowering businesses around the world to grow globally, today announced the worldwide availability of Green Channel, a matching and onboarding program designed to connect marketplaces with top merchants that have been pre-screened by the
Specialist technology business, Lokulus, is looking to increase its team by 30% to support its clients as more customers head online.
ClearCourse Partnership LLP, a group of innovative technology companies providing useful, integrated software solutions, today announces the acquisition of The Swan Group, a leading provider of retail management software. Swan becomes the 21st company to join ClearCourse, adding to the
Deliveroo, the UK’s leading food delivery company, is today relaunching its ‘Supporting the NHS’ campaign with a commitment to deliver hundreds of thousands of free, hot meals to frontline NHS staff in the hospitals most affected by the ongoing pandemic
Retail software vendor, Cegid, announces today that French fashion label, Isabel Marant, is deploying various omnichannel services in France and abroad as it continues to expand its retail and e-commerce operations internationally.
Fashion and lifestyle brand, Hush, has broken its daily sales record, with transactions exceeding £1m, for the first time with a new mobile-first e-commerce platform developed in partnership with digital commerce agency and systems integrator Astound Commerce UK.
Wagestream has partnered with one of Europe’s leading health and wellness retailers, Holland & Barrett, which has launched its Earned Wage Access (EWA) service to give colleagues access to their earned wages whenever they need them.
Sprinklr, the Customer Experience Management (CXM) platform for modern enterprises, today announced that it is supporting L’Oréal, the world’s largest cosmetics company, by providing an easy way for customers to get the personalized answers they need about any product, on
— Aptos, a recognised market leader in retail technology solutions, today announced that New Balance will deploy Aptos’ cloud-based applications across its retail business in North America and Europe. The investments in innovation will modernise and elevate customers’ experiences with
National Mentoring Day aims to raise awareness of the benefits of mentorship and encourage people across the country to build their skills and reach their goals. Google has teamed up with charity partner, Digital Boost to offer 10,000 hours of
Operating for over 40 years, Carrolls Irish Gifts has taken a major step forward to delight its customers through a new eCommerce storefront, developed in partnership with Tryzens. The new digital flagship was implemented with the customer front and centre
PayPoint today announced the extension of its partnership with EG Group, in a move that will see the continuation of its bill payment and parcel services in nearly 400 of EG Group’s forecourt sites across the UK.
Online fashion retailer, Boden, has seen a 5.1% lift to incremental revenue during Q1 2020, plus a conversion rate increase of 2.6x from shoppers using True Fit, the leading personalisation platform for apparel and footwear retailers, on their site.
Luggage manufacturer and retailer, Samsonite, has partnered with Wunderkind (formerly BounceX), the leading behavioural marketing technology provider, to improve on-site experiences and increase digital revenues.
Imagine the challenge of supply chain planning and meeting changing consumer needs when you have products that can take up to one-hundred years to produce. That’s the case for Rémy Cointreau, a family-owned maker of fine spirits whose roots go
Corporate Accelerator GenerationS and Lenta, one of the largest retail chains in Russia, launched a call for international startups in the USA, Europe, Israel, China and South Korea. The main goal is to find mature technology solutions for optimizing the
Data optimisation specialist Clekt is partnering with La Perla to support its digital transformation project.
Gousto, one of the UK’s leading recipe box providers has today announced a partnership with biotechnology company Living DNA to launch DNA Dishes, a pilot service that will match the findings of a person’s ancestry composition with a recipe
Sustainability is a growing priority for the fashion industry and retailers are doing more to promote ethical supplier practices and responsible consumption. Consumers, policy makers, and NGOs alike are concerned about the environmental and social impacts of retailers and their