Monday, October 22, 2018

Apple: what goes up must come down

Apple is predicting its first decline in 13 years. While the tech giant posted record results for final quarter sales in 2015 on Tuesday,...

Foreign shoppers share in UK‘s digital Christmas

UK retailers enjoyed a sharp jump in online browsing figures from international devices last quarter.  Figures from the British Retail Consortium and Google reveal that...

Face mapping the future: how technology will aid beauty sector digital transformation

Facemapping the future: how technology will aid beauty sector digital transformation  Superdrug recorded a strong trading performance over the Christmas trading period. Most saliently, in the online side of the...

Coffee shop rock: Starbucks introduces Spotify to stores

After months of planning, Starbucks is set to implement its collaboration with Spotify into stores.  Starbucks originally partnered with the free music streaming service in May. The partnership enables customers to find songs playing in Starbucks...

Time for innovation: Swatch introduces contactless payment watch

Swatch has emerged as competition against the likes of Apple with the Bellamy, a new watch complete with a unique contactless payment system.  The watch specialist partnered with China‘s...

£114bn spent online in 2015

Online sales are booming. So much so that Black Friday has shifted from a high-street event to an online one, in the space of...

O2 launches new concept store with “customer service at heart”

O2 is to open a new concept store in Manchester, underpinned by customer inspiration and digital exploration taking centre-stage.   The new store has been designed to update the look...

BT gets the green light for EE merger

The Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) has given the final all clear for BT‘s acquisition of EE, a deal that will see two of the UK‘s...

Zara customers enjoy bespoke service from the fitting room

Inditex is planning to install iPads in the fitting rooms of one of Zara‘s larger Spanish stores.   Customers will be able to scan the barcode of...

Lidl to take on Big Four in all areas

Grocery competition is high, especially now that Lidl is following the suit of Amazon with a fresh food delivery service. German discounter Lidl, which...

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What will your workforce want and need,  now and in the...

Today's on-demand consumer mentality means businesses now operate in an ‘always-on’ economy. To meet customer demand for 24/7 access to products and services, businesses...