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?
Singles' Day

COMMENT: The rise of Singles’ Day

Jimmy New, director of marketing at VoucherCodes, explains why the phenomenon is one for retailers to watch.
Plus size clothing

COMMENT: Is plus-size a growing sector of fashion?

Hiten Solanki, a senior SEO executive at River Island, investigates the plus-size clothing market in 2018 and beyond.

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