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.
Eagle Eye, a SaaS-based provider enabling one-to-one performance marketing in real time, is partnering with digital ordering platform Preoday, a QikServe company. The partnership will enable hospitality operators the ability to offer customers combined pre-ordering of food and drink with
Poly, a global communications company that powers meaningful human connection and collaboration, today announced Voyager 4245 Office, a new Bluetooth headset solution with a Microsoft Teams-enabled option, further adding to Poly’s broad portfolio of Teams-enabled headsets and devices.
abra today announces its Evolve2 range, the next generation of the Evolve range, its best-selling and market leading UC headset to enhance productivity in the office. The range consists of the Evolve2 85, Evolve2 65, and Evolve2 40 and is
The new software allows shops to set up a quick and simple online ordering facility through www.bigbarn.co.uk. It allows users to set specific delivery radius' and limit purchases according to stock levels.
Retail technology company Ubamarket has developed a mobile app which it claims could help stop the spread of Covid-19 in supermarkets by reducing time spent in-store and enabling customers to bypass the checkouts and queues.
Ceridian HCM Holding Inc., a global human capital management (HCM) technology company, today announced the launch of Dayforce Safety Monitor, one of several new Dayforce innovations and enhancements designed to help businesses manage the impact of COVID-19 on their employees
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
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 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
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