Friday, September 21, 2018

Comment: The importance of investing in skills for young retail employees

Last Friday (July 15) marked World Youth Skills Day, a day to reflect on how skills development can improve youth employment across the world....

5 Minutes with Mark K. Smith, CEO of ContactEngine

Mark K. Smith had a background in science before he became an entrepreneur in the tech world. He was only in his 30s when...

5 Minutes with Jérôme Cochet, SVP Advertising & Sales, Zalando

Since Zalando was founded in 2008 as an online retailer of footwear, the Berlin-based business has epxanded to include other areas of fashion and...

Comment: It’s time for retailers to show their LGBT-inclusive credentials with pride

Stonewall‘s list of the Top 100 LGBT-friendly employers in the UK includes just two retailers; Asda and The Co-Operative Group. So where are our...

Special Feature: How luxury brands are improving consumer buying experiences

It‘s increasingly important that luxury brands support retailers by making the consumer aware of their products‘ points of difference. This is especially true in...

Amazon‘s Prime Day promises to shake up ecommerce

Today sees one of the biggest online events of the year: Amazon Prime Day. It's 24 hours filled to the brim with discounts, as...

What can retailers learn from Snapchat?

The retail climate is growing at a rapid pace with the almost continuous introduction of new on and offline technologies including the use of...

Retail Gazette Loves: New retail app that allows consumers to snap and buy

Ever scanned the internet in pursuit of an outfit spotted on a stranger, with no clue where it may be from? Visa‘s new Blippar...

Six reasons the high street can‘t afford to overlook accessories

On the UK high street, accessories are huge. They‘re the second biggest category in the market - representing 16% of everything in high street...

Why the EUROs should be about more than football for retailers

Visit one of the UK‘s towns, cities, villages - even hamlets – over the next six weeks, and you‘re likely to detect a whiff...

Feature Resource

Digital Evolution & CX: What Will You Focus On?

CX isn't a hot topic for nothing, as unlocking your customer's journey through powerful user experiences can bring tangible benefits to your business. We are excited...