Sunday, September 22, 2019
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.
mobile shopping

COMMENT: How retailers can bid on the future with mobile shopping

Ronny Wenske explains how classified marketplace apps are leading the mobile-first economy.
Christmas shopping

COMMENT: How tech is helping alleviate the Christmas staffing crunch

The pre-Christmas rush is always a hectic period when it comes to staffing, but technology can help.

COMMENT: Call Off the Search: Five Top Tips to Banish the Queues this Christmas

Not only is the chaos of queuing tedious for shoppers, but it also gives staff a headache as lines of frustrated customers snake towards...

Comment: Why you should join the UK’s first ever accessible shopping day Purple Tuesday

Minister for Disabled People Sarah Newton spoke to the Retail Gazette to encourage retailers to take part in Purple Tuesday.

Feature Resource

Why should you focus on the point of sale?

Because 65% of purchasing decisions are made at the POS! Visibility is the key factor for decisions at the Point of Sale! Hence - SHOPPERS...