Friday, October 18, 2019
Amazon’s Alexa will now allow customers to provide answers to questions it doesn’t know via a new crowdsourcing platform.

Amazon will now let anyone provide answers to questions Alexa doesn’t know

Amazon’s Alexa will now allow customers to provide answers to questions it doesn’t know via a new crowdsourcing platform. Alexa Answers, which was announced by...
Zalando is trialling AI-powered 3D scanning technology to accurately measure the size of its items and reduce return rates.

Zalando trialling AI-powered 3D sizing tech to reduce returns

Zalando is trialling AI-powered 3D scanning technology to accurately measure the size of its items and reduce return rates.
Amazon Asda Sainsbury's merger

Amazon poaches Asda’s legal chief

Amazon has appointed Asda’s general counsel and company secretary Alex Simpson, who advised the grocer on its merger bid

CHARGED: Amazon Prime Video to stream Rihanna’s fashion show

Amazon Prime Video will stream Rihanna’s Savage x Fenty fashion brand’s Fall/Winter 2019 collection from New York Fashion week

Sports Direct closes 8 Jack Wills stores

Sports Direct has shut 8 Jack Wills stores after acquiring the premium lifestyle brand out of administration for £12.8 million

How to be a brand that gets it right in the new age of...

It’s no secret that the UK retail industry is experiencing one of the tough periods in history. While it may be easy to think...
Mothercare stores

Mothercare in talks to offload UK stores as sales drop

Mothercare has revealed its extensive store closure programme has affected its total sales in the UK, as numbers dropped
Dixons Travel

Dixons Travel launches first-ever travel kiosk

Dixons Travel has launched a new formatm much smaller store at London Southend Airport as part of its expansion strategy.

Charged: Amazon announces 2 new “state-of-the-art” robotic fulfilment centres creating 2500 jobs

Amazon has announced plans to open two new “state-of-the-art” robotic fulfilment centres in Ohio creating over 2500 jobs in the region. The two 700,000sq ft...
June online sales

Online retail sales bounce back in June

Online retail sales for the month of June made a comeback after a disappointing May.

Feature Resource

A Day in the Life of an Effective Store Manager

Scheduling, finding fill-ins for last-minute shift changes, and distributing corporate memos. Store managers are forced to squander at least 25% of their time on...