Shoppers are ready to hit thepavements after weeks of national lockdown, as new research from O2 has found that 62% missed going into physical shops during Covid-19 lockdown restrictions – a 12% increase since July, and 65% are planning to
O2 is partnering with TerraCycle, a global leader in hard-to-recycle waste to roll out recycling boxes to O2 stores across the UK. With over a billion items of PPE distributed across the UK in the early months of the pandemic,
O2 will use virtual queuing technology and new store design to safely open its shops to customers and staff during the COVID-19 pandemic.
The O2 is proud to be announcing today that in order to help support the NHS with their preparation for the large number of additional staff needed in the effort to tackle COVID-19, The O2 arena has been made available
O2 has announced the opening of a new concept store in Manchester, with customer inspiration and digital exploration taking centre-stage.
At the time of year when thousands of students are thinking about their next step, O2 is offering the opportunity to kick-start a career in retail, extending its apprenticeship programme to its retail stores for the very first time. With
O2 today announced that it has extended its order deadline for standard next day deliveries to an industry leading 10pm. The news was announced as the first in a series of moves to further streamline and enhance O2’s overall multi-channel proposition, aimed at delivering best in class customer experiences, the company said.
Mobile phone giant O2 has become the latest corporate name to throw its support behind Small Business Saturday, the UK’s first dedicated day focused on small businesses, which will take place on 7 December 2013. Championed in the UK by Chuka Umunna, the
O2 has set out its plans for its 4G network launch later this month (August 2013), which it claims will make it the fastest growing 4G network in the UK and will help to reinvigorate the retail environment. Feilim Mackle,
UK retailers are missing out on £12bn in potential sales by failing to engage consumers through digital channels, according to new research from O2, conducted by expert retail analysts Conlumino. It found retailers are struggling to harness technologies that enhance
A new plug and play technology that enables retailers to offer mobile couponing and digital loyalty cards is being trialled by O2 in over 50 retailers in Dublin’s docklands area. The technology is also being piloted with the Jersey-based telecom network JT Group and
McDonald’s is changing its free wifi provider in its UK restaurants to O2 from The Cloud in a new five-year deal. The switchover at McDonald’s 1,200-strong chain will be in time for this summer’s Olympic Games. McDonald’s has been a
Carlisle shopping centre, The Lanes, has reported a surge in lettings activity since the beginning of the year with big new names joining the retail line-up. Fashion brands lead the way with Peacocks, the value fashion store, agreeing a 10-year
Mobile phones will overtake PCs as the most common web access device worldwide by 2013 (source: Gartner). It’s against this backdrop retailers are launching mobile-enabled web sites and apps to keep pace with their customers, wherever they may be; writes