Amazon posts poor Q2 results

US-based pure play e-tailer Amazon has forecast a substantial third quarter operating loss despite seeing net sales increase 29 per cent to $12.83 billion...

Comment: Maturing multichannel – From retailers, to brands, to services

In the retail industry, the word multichannel is no longer a buzz word. In actual fact it‘s now been taken over by its much...

Ebay partners with British Fashion Council

Online marketplace eBay has today announced a deal with the British Fashion Council (BFC) to sponsor its Fashion Forward initiative. Extension of the fashion...

Apple Q3 results below expectations

Technology giant Apple has reported sales of $35 billion (£22 billion) for its third quarter, it was announced last night. Reporting a quarterly net...

Amazon to open digital media DC in London

Pure play e-tailer Amazon is to open a new global centre in London, it has been announced. A digital media development centre will be...

Green Apple makes U-turn

Technology leader Apple has made a u-turn following its decision to remove products from green-rating system Epeat. Last week, the retail giant announced its...

Amazon‘s popularity grows on Facebook

Pure play e-tailer Amazon has secured the top spot for growing Facebook fans, it has been announced today. According to e-commerce software solutions firm...

Multichannel “not one size fits all”, warns expert

The differing expectations of today‘s consumers highlight the fact that multichannel offerings are not “one size fits all”, a retail expert said today. A...

Comment: Unlocking your inventory – The key to enabling the multichannel shopper

What would happen if consumers had a clear view of every product within your retail organisation? Would this result in a utopia where every...

Comment: Building trust online

In my previous article ‘Go multichannel and compare!‘, I looked at how shoppers hunt for the best bargain, the companies which cater to those...

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The retailer buyer’s guide to managing product information

You come to the realization that there is a lot of duplicate work going on across your company. Manufacturing, sales, marketing and e-commerce are...