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Sir Terry Leahy at Retail London conference

Eagle Eye to post £800,000 loss for the year

Digital solutions specialist Eagle Eye expects to post a £800,000 loss for the year ended 30 June 2014 despite revenue soaring.The firm which supports vouchers, gift cards, coupons and staff incentive programmes saw revenue surged 157 per cent to ...
08:56AM - Tue 29th July 2014
The Lacoste app

Lacoste rolls out AR in-store

French sportswear brand Lacoste will allow shoppers to virtually try on trainer’s in-store using augmented reality (AR) technology.To use the technology users place their foot on an in-store floor graphic and scan it with their smartphone to see t...
04:00PM - Mon 21st July 2014
Lucy Sharman-Munday, CFO, Eagle Eye

Eagle Eye appoints new CFO

Digital loyalty card provider Eagle Eye has appointed Lucy Sharman-Munday as chief financial officer and director.Sharman-Munday has worked for accountancy firm KPMG and various consultancys over a 14 year period.In a statement, the company, previ...
10:23AM - Thu 17th July 2014

Jimmy Choo launches virtual showroom

Luxury footwear brand Jimmy Choo has followed in the steps of John Lewis by showcasing its showroom virtually.But Jimmy Choo have chose to differentiate themselves from the department store by allowing VIP customers to view and pre-order the brand...
12:00PM - Mon 14th July 2014
Greggs' digital loyalty app also ranked highly

Google Glass most innovative digital retail product

Leading retailers have given their view on the most innovative retail technologies set to launch on the British market in 2014.Google Glass took the top spot, closely followed by DPD ‘Follow my Parcel’ and InPost/ London Underground lockers. The t...
09:43AM - Wed 9th July 2014

Morrisons launches new farming app

Morrisons has launched a new app for cattle farmers which aim to simplify livestock management.‘Morrisons Farming App’ is mainly aimed at beef producers and enables the registering of cattle births, deaths and movements as well as allowing farmers...
10:43AM - Mon 7th July 2014
Dixons and Carphone are tipped to capitalise on the Internet of Things in retail

Dealing with the Data - How retailers can capitalise on the Internet of Things

The recent merger between Dixons and Carphone Warehouse has sent shockwaves reverberating through the UK’s retail sector. Most of the media coverage so far has focused on the size of the newly formed company – it’s one of the largest such deals in...
12:12PM - Wed 2nd July 2014

Westfield Shepherds Bush partners with PayPal

Shopping centre Westfield London has partnered with PayPal to deliver mobile payments for shoppers in its car parking spaces for the first time.Westfield say the technology will save customer time and money.Bill Giouroukos, Westfield’s director of...
03:15PM - Mon 30th June 2014
Pets At Home can segment its audience and target its offers accordingly

Pets at Home tracking shoppers with digital loyalty card

Pet retailer Pets at Home has replaced its paper coupons and plastic gift cards with a new digital loyalty card in its 350 + stores and online.The multi-channel platform, powered by Eagle Eye, integrates into the current POS system and allows the ...
09:57AM - Thu 19th June 2014

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