Jamf, the standard in Apple ecosystem management, today announced that it made a successful company-wide global migration to Apple technology possible for Rituals, one of the fastest growing luxury brands in Europe. The initiative, supported by Rituals staff for its
Shopping destination intu Watford is getting a multi-million-pound makeover ahead of the launch of the £180 million extension later in the year.
Customer engagement via mobile devices is essential part of business strategy, says Apple mobility partner WWT Asynchrony Labs
This week marks 10 years since Apple first put the iPhone on sale, a decade in which the device has wrought tremendous change in every sector from retail to banking. Derided on its launch, the device sold over 270,000 units
Grosvenor Europe has announced the opening of Apple’s new upsized store, with the brand relocating to a 9,000sq ft flagship on Liverpool ONE’s South John Street. The new store is double the size of Apple’s previous unit on Paradise Street,
Boots, the UK’s leading pharmacy-led health and beauty retailer, and IBM have announced that Boots has launched Sales Assist, an IBM MobileFirst for iOS app, across its UK stores to make it easier and simpler for customers to get hold
Dixons Travel, a leading UK technology store, is now offering a Reserve and Collect service at Manchester Airport, making the airport experience quicker and easier out of the Northern gateway. The service, which is available to all Manchester Airport passengers,
Sage has today announced a version of Sage Live only available on iOS. As a new Apple mobility partner, this will be the first in a series of solutions that Apple and Sage are collaborating together on for small businesses.
On- and offlline furniture retailer MADE claims it will be one of the first to benefit from the announcement that the new Apple iPhones are NFC enabled. MADE recently announced that it has integrated NFC tagging technology. Each product in the
Apple’s market entry into payments with the launch of its iPhone 6 and Apple Pay service has attracted a raft of comments from the payments industry. Here’s a flavour of the sector’s response to the move. Souheil Badran, senior vice president
Samsung is more popular with UK smartphone users than Apple, according to a new survey, commissioned by Mobiles.co.uk. It found 33% of respondents currently own a Samsung as their main handset, followed by Apple at 20%, Nokia at 18% and Sony a
Apple and Cadbury retain their position as the UK’s top two storytelling brands, according to new research revealed today from brand storytelling agency AESOP in association with One Poll. The 2014 Brand Storytelling Report, now in its second year, identifies the UK’s top storytelling brands and
Boots and B&Q are biting at Apple’s heels in offering in-store services, which online retailers are unable to provide, according to analysis by BookingBug. According to researchers, the study presents a growing divide between the retailers embracing this opportunity and
British Gas brand, Hive by British Gas, has launched a product that lets consumers control their heating and hot water from their mobile, tablet, or laptop and it has gone on sale in Apple Stores and on Amazon. Having already reached 75,000 homes,
Apple is selling WorldPay Zinc mobile pay-as-you-go Chip & PIN keypads at 37 retail stores across the UK. According to WorldPay, the mobile point-of-sale (MPoS) market is set to grow over the next 12 months, as uptake increases amongst the UK’s 4m micro businesses and sole
Apple is the fastest growing brand, according to Interbrand’s 13th annual Best Global Brands report, which ranks brands by their value over key criteria. While Coca-Cola retained its number one position, Apple jumped to second place with stellar sales in
Retail brands need to be present anywhere and everywhere on the path to purchase if they are to thrive in 2012, according to the seventh annual BrandZ Top 100 Most Valuable Global Brands study. Top retail brand Wal-Mart has successfully addressed the
Family-ran bakery, The Fabulous Bakin’ Boys, is claiming a first with the launch of a baked fruit snack containing one portion of fruit. Individually wrapped as a 40g portion, Fruit ‘n Oat slices are said to be an ideal addition
Leading UK audio brand, GEAR4, is launching licensed Angry Birds cases for iPhone and iPod touch in partnership with Rovio, creator of the hit game. The range of products are available to buy at O2, Apple and HMV stores.
The now generation: view brands as badges and rate Apple, Virgin, Google, Nike, Coca-Cola and Starbucks
Pupils from the City of London Freemen School revealed how the net generation of consumers are accessing, using and sharing the information that influences their daily choices and purchasing decisions in an all-singing and dancing mini-drama at the Consumer Goods