Aptos, a recognised market leader in retail technology solutions, today announced that leading Italian brand Yamamay, part of Pianoforte Group, has extended its use of Aptos PLM to support the brand’s sustainability initiatives. With Aptos’ advanced PLM functionality, Yamamay will
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After a successful trial, Gekko, the field and retail marketing agency, has launched a new Digital Merchandising E-Commerce Solution for brands to boost their visibility and effectiveness within third party sites. The new service sees the Gekko team take charge
Shaftesbury launches digital campaign to support tenants in Chinatown, London, during traditional Lunar New Year festivities
From 12 February, the lunar calendar welcomes the Year of the Ox, representing hard work, strength and perseverance. To celebrate safely and support Chinatown London’s tenants, Shaftesbury has launched a digital campaign, #StrongAsAnOx, in lieu of traditional festivities. For the first
In July 2020 Selfridges launched its first-ever bike shop in The Corner Shop of its Oxford Street store. The collaboration with Smartech saw the space transformed into a one-of-a-kind electric vehicle destination complete with e-bikes, apparel and exclusive gear. Born
The Booker supplied and JET branded forecourt, Ayr Road Service Station located in Dalmellington, East Ayrshire, has chosen Henderson Technology’s software system EDGEPoS.
IRI and Co-op collaborate to provide data science apprenticeship programmes for the UK’s future business leaders
IRI, a global leader in big data, technology and analytics solutions for consumer, retail and media companies, is working closely with Co-op, one of the UK’s largest food retailers, to provide more young people with an alternative route into employment
After a strong year in 2020, Henderson Technology enters 2021 with plenty of momentum.
Experience-led retailer Smartech claims to be a destination for innovation in the world’s best department stores, bringing people unparalleled access to innovation and next-gen tech.
Halfords expands 8×8 cloud contact centre and communications deployment to enhance digital transformation
8x8, Inc., a leading integrated cloud communications platform, today announced that Halfords, the UK’s leading retailer of motoring and cycling services and products, has expanded the company’s deployment of the 8x8 integrated cloud contact centre and communications product to further
Computop, a leading global payment processor, has integrated a contactless payment function into the popular photo stations best known in the UK through the Boots Photo powered by CEWE service in Boots pharmacy and beauty stores across the country. These
Barclays is the first UK high street bank to enable customers to wave goodbye to paper receipts and instead have digital receipts sent straight to their Barclays app.
Tambo, the global marketplace services platform, has been selected by Caffè Nero, the premium coffee house, to launch its coffee at home products on Amazon. Tambo will then support Caffè Nero on an ongoing basis to optimise its Amazon marketing
Sainsbury’s announces ambitious science-based targets for Scope 1, 2 and 3 as part of journey to net zero
Sainsbury’s has today announced plans to significantly reduce Greenhouse Gas (GHG) emissions with approved science-based targets in its operations and across the supply chain. As part of this, the retailer will work with a number of suppliers on developing and
GS1 UK and Nielsen Brandbank have signed a collaboration agreement, increasing the standardisation of product data to deliver supply-chain efficiencies and improve the service for members and clients.
Vend, the industry-leading retail productivity and intelligence platform, has released Vend Reporter, a mobile iOS app for iPhone or iPad that allows retailers to keep track of their business from anywhere, on-the-go. Through the app, retailers can access critical real-time
Co-op is set to extend its popular same-day robot home delivery service in Northampton following the six-wheeled autonomous vehicles’ first arrival in the town last November.
Nedap announced today that leading Dutch fashion brand Scotch & Soda has selected them as strategic RFID partner for Europe and North America. Scotch & Soda will deploy Nedap’s !D Cloud inventory management platform throughout 162 stores globally with the
FareShare is the UK’s longest running food redistribution charity fighting hunger and food waste across the nation. With the help of 1,500 volunteers, FareShare is able to redistribute good food that would otherwise go to waste to almost 11,000 frontline
British fashion retailer, Monsoon Accessorize, has partnered with leading digital commerce agency, Astound Commerce, to create modern, agile and responsive flagship online stores for its brands, strengthening its omni-channel offering in response to the accelerated global digitisation of fashion retail.
As a measure of the depth and breadth of the consumer shift to digital commerce, each of Signifyd’s top 500 customers more than doubled their ecommerce revenue in 2020. The combination of their own agility and Signifyd’s AI-driven innovation allowed
C-Store Collective, the panel of associate consultants supported by convenience industry experts, is announcing retail technology company, NearSt, as its nineteenth partner company.
More than half of European retailers (58.7%) either already offer, or are working on deploying self-scanning options such as Scan and Go to consumers shopping in-store (37.9% and 20.8% respectively). This is according to new research from Scandit, the
Japanese online fashion retailer, Zozo Inc, launches AR skin tone measuring glasses for ordering cosmetics online
Japanese online fashion retailer Zozo Inc has launched skin tone measuring glasses for ordering cosmetics online. “Zozoglass”, a pair of spectacles covered with colour swatches and markers, detects skin tone when scanned with a smartphone for tailored cosmetics recommendations on
Manchester, U.K.-based fast-fashion pioneers boohoo today announced the selection of Akeneo, a global provider of Product Experience Management (PXM) solutions, to manage the company’s product information as part of its evolving omnichannel strategy.
commercetools, the next-generation commerce software company, today announced that it is rolling out an extended partner programme due to large-scale growth and increased demand for its modern commerce architecture. With the introduction of three levels of partnership including Premier Partners,