Wednesday, February 26, 2020
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.
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.
Footfall down 5% as shoppers wait for final Christmas discounts

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...

Feature Resource

Is your business prepared as fraudsters focus on loyalty programmes?

Is your business prepared as fraudsters focus on Loyalty  Programmes? Great news as Forter launches its Loyalty Programme Protection solution to protect  programmes from fraud...