Wednesday, July 17, 2019
Fairtrade

COMMENT: 6 things I learnt from creating a sustainable sourcing model

Suranga Herath shares his insight and advice for other retailers looking to create their own sustainable sourcing models.
customer experience

COMMENT: Hosting events will elevate your customer experience credentials

Mark Bourgeois on what the retail industry really needs to do create a really compelling and unique customer experience.

COMMENT: What to do about physical retail (pt III) – Environmental considerations

This article is the last in a three-part series from the UK online retail association IMRG.

COMMENT: What to do about physical retail (Pt II) – Evolving what “stores” are

This article is the second in a three-part series from the UK online retail association IMRG.
High Street

COMMENT: What to do about physical retail (Pt I) – The online perspective

It’s well-acknowledged that the high street as we know it – or to be more accurate, physical retail space in general – is under...
sustainable gift

COMMENT: Why 2018 was the year of sustainable gift purchases

Tree2MyDoor managing director Gareth Mitchell believes a change in attitudes is reflected in the gifts people are buying.
Instagram Christmas

COMMENT: Will this be an Insta-Xmas?

Has Instagram's "moment" arrived this Christmas? Spreadshirt chief executive Philip Rooke investigates.
Black Friday Christmas

COMMENT: Can algorithms help retailers cope with seasonal customer demand?

Distinguished Professor Robert Fildes sheds some light into the delicate balance retailers have to strike during Black Friday.
ecommerce challenges

COMMENT: Ecommerce challenges in 2018 & beyond

Ian Blackburn spoke to a range of ecommerce business owners to get their thoughts on what challenges they face.
business rates

COMMENT: Easing business rates is welcome, but is it too little, too late?

Reduced business rates are a drop in the ocean. What more can be done to save the UK high street?

Feature Resource

9 Tips for Getting your Retail Display Strategy Right

We are witnessing the digitisation of the entire retail ecosystem. While many have long debated whether online or offline will ‘win’ the retail battle,...