Friday, October 18, 2019
YouTube’s AR Beauty Try-On feature has now been opened up to all brands on its platform, following the success of its alpha test earlier this year.

YouTube rolls out AR Beauty Try-On app for all brands

YouTube’s AR Beauty Try-On feature has now been opened up to all brands on its platform, following the success of its alpha test
Contactless payments accounted for half of all card payments in the UK over the month of July for the first time in history.

50% of all UK card payments are now contactless

Contactless payments accounted for half of all card payments in the UK over the month of July for the first time in history.
H&M has become the latest fashion retailer to invest in a resale platform as it becomes the majority shareholder in Sellpy.

H&M buys majority stake in resale giant Sellpy

H&M has become the latest fashion retailer to invest in a resale platform as it becomes the majority shareholder in Sellpy.
This week we spoke to Facebook’s Beth Horn about all things omnichannel, and the role the social media giant plays in helping both online and offline retailers improve their operations.

The Retail Drop Podcast: Episode 3 – Beth Horn, Head of Industry, Retail at...

Welcome to the latest episode of our new podcast in partnership with Go Instore exploring the role of technology in retail. This week we spoke to Facebook’s...
Adidas has become the first retailer to sell items directly to consumers through Snapchat, as it launches a new 8-bit baseball game.

Adidas becomes first brand to sell directly through Snapchat with new 8-bit baseball game

Adidas has become the first retailer to sell items directly to consumers through Snapchat, as it launches a new baseball game.
Toys R Us’ website has officially relaunched today as the retailer enlists the help of US retail giant Target to power its ecommerce operations.

Toys R Us officially relaunches website amid Target partnership

Toys R Us’ website has officially relaunched today as the retailer enlists the help of US retail giant Target to power its ecommerce operations. Target...
Alibaba and JD.com have banned products relating to the NBA’s Houston Rockets after its general manager appeared to support the Hong Kong anti-government protests on Twitter.

Alibaba and JD.com ban sales of US NBA teams Houston Rockets items after pro-Hong...

Alibaba and JD.com have banned products relating to the NBA’s Houston Rockets after its general manager appeared to support the Hong Kong anti-government protests...
GOAT is launching a new augmented reality “Try-On” feature, allowing shoppers to virtually try on its rare and exclusive shoes before committing to a purchase.

GOAT launches AR “Try-On” feature so you can try on the world’s rarest trainers

GOAT is launching a new augmented reality “Try-On” feature, allowing shoppers to virtually try on its rare and exclusive shoes.
Amazon’s French and Indian operations should be added to the list of “Notorious Markets” where counterfeit goods flourish, according to an influential trade group.

Amazon’s French and Indian sites should be added to “Notorious Markets” list according to...

Amazon’s French and Indian operations should be added to the list of “Notorious Markets” where counterfeit goods flourish.
Amazon has been accused of promoting home surveillance cameras, webcams and baby monitors which “put people’s privacy at risk” by consumer watchdog Which?

Amazon promoting cameras which can be easily hacked to spy on you at home

Amazon has been accused of promoting home surveillance cameras, webcams and baby monitors which “put people’s privacy at risk”

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A Day in the Life of an Effective Store Manager

Scheduling, finding fill-ins for last-minute shift changes, and distributing corporate memos. Store managers are forced to squander at least 25% of their time on...