Lidl GB has today launched its new and much-anticipated smartphone-based rewards app, Lidl Plus. Available to download and use in store now, the app provides customers with exclusive rewards and discounts every time they scan their digital card at the
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eChat Direct is the UK’s first complete managed marketing, logistics and payment package created to enable retailers and brands to unlock the huge potential of China’s most popular social commerce platform directly from the UK.
Leading LendTech company, DivideBuy, has revealed the results of its partnership with Grass Warehouse, the UK’s leading retailer of artificial grass and the online-only subsidiary of the Walton Flooring Centre.
Henderson Technology is proud to announce the successful launch of the first EDGEPoS self-checkout integrated with HTEC Gempay payment terminals to enable their use within Texaco branded forecourt sites across the UK. The first site to adopt the system is
JET Abbotsinch is located in the heart of Renfrew’s community on Inchinnan Road, and is much more than just a filling station. It is Renfrew based and operates 24 hours a day, seven days per week. Henderson Technology is
Hai Di Lao Hot Pot, China’s biggest hot pot restaurant brand, has officially launched at The O2. The new addition joins over 30 restaurants and bars under The O2’s world famous roof.
Hermes, one of the leading consumer delivery companies in the UK, has partnered with innovative addressing company what3words to provide even more accurate deliveries. Hermes can now accept what3words addresses from any retailer or e-commerce client and deliver to that
Plum launches rewards program, powered by Button, enabling users to seamlessly shop at retailers like Groupon, ASOS and Farfetch
Button, the leading mobile commerce technology company, has announced its partnership with Plum, the money management AI assistant. By powering a personalized commerce program in Plum’s app on both iOS and soon Android, Button’s technology enables users to discover offers
Card Factory, the specialist retailer of greeting cards, party accessories and gifts has partnered with leading digital commerce agency, Astound Commerce UK, to create a modern, agile and responsive website, accelerating the retailer’s omnichannel offering for customers wanting to celebrate
Gutted about Glasto, bummed about Bestival, longing for Latitude? Fear not, Klarna, the leading global payments and shopping service is excited to announce their first virtual festival - Klarnival (20th-23rd August). Celebrating the performing arts industry and the UK’s passion
Openpay, the UK’s latest next-generation, interest-free payment solution, has today announced its newest signing The Hut Group (THG), the Manchester-based global e-commerce technology group and brand owner. The deal marks the latest growth phase for Openpay, the Australian fintech, which
FreshDirect, the Northeast’s leading online fresh food grocer, today announced that it expanded delivery capacity in Westchester, New Jersey, Connecticut and Long Island, responding to a 100% growth surge in its suburban footprint. The company also announced that it is
Today Yandex is launching Yandex Go, Europe’s first superapp to combine all key aspects of on-demand transportation and delivery. While superapps, such as Grab, Rappi and Go-jek, may be common in Asia and South America, they are new to Western
Beelivery.com, the largest UK ‘on-demand’ grocery business, has launched a first-to- market, 24-hour grocery delivery service across the UK.
Global lifestyle brand Ted Baker has added Klarna’s flexible payment methods to its customer offering.
Aldi UK has collaborated with the Royal National Institute of Blind People (RNIB) to trial the addition of audio prompts to its traffic light entry system, to help blind and partially-sighted customers safely enter its stores and maintain social distancing.
Stonegate Farmers deploys Compas software to respond to unprecedented shifts in demand for eggs during lockdown
Stonegate Farmers has turned to British cloud software Compas (www.compas-cloud.com) to help it keep up with the surging demand for eggs. Stonegate Farmers is a leading supplier of free range and organic eggs to major UK retailers and Foodservice operators, including the supply of
Montblanc and YOOX NET-A-PORTER GROUP are pleased to announce a new partnership. Montblanc, recognised as a digital leader amongst Richemont’s Maisons, has selected YOOX NET-A-PORTER GROUP to power the next iteration of its highly successful e-commerce platform. The new platform
Henderson Technology is proud to announce the successful launch of the first EDGEPoS self-checkout integrated with BP systems in a Henderson Retail EUROSPAR store in Northern Ireland.
Retail Assist is delighted to announce their latest client partnership with renowned menswear retailer, Slater Menswear.
Burberry’s social retail concept is next step in connecting mobile into physical retail world, says LiveArea
Burberry’s partnership with China's Tencent on a new social retail concept is the next step in connecting the mobile into the physical retail world, according to Elliott Jacobs, EMEA commerce consulting director at LiveArea.
Customers at a Central England Co-op store can now make use of its first-ever self-scan tills as part of an exciting new trial.
With a growing customer base, placing millions of orders per week, and a growing number of partnerships with restaurants and retailers alike (including Co-op, Morrisons, Marks & Spencer and Lloyds Pharmacy), Deliveroo’s platform now offers a unique opportunity for brands
AO, the UK’s largest online electricals retailer, has today announced a new partnership with Peak, a fast-growing artificial intelligence (AI) company. AO will initially be utilising Peak’s pioneering AI System to generate insight-led data for its mobile business, AO Mobile,
Auchan Retail accelerates digital transformation with Trax’s autonomous shelf monitoring solutions in Portugal
Auchan Retail Portugal, one of Europe’s largest grocery retailers, and Trax, a leading provider of computer vision and analytics solutions for retail, today unveiled an agreement to deploy Trax’s suite of autonomous shelf monitoring solutions, including robots, across Auchan Retail’s