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Chinese marketplace still the place for Western retailers to be, despite economic slowdown…

February 24, 2016 – 7:00 am | Comments Off on Chinese marketplace still the place for Western retailers to be, despite economic slowdown…
Andy Muldoon CEO of PowaWeb

February, London – Jimmy Choo increased their annual global revenue in 2015 by 7 per cent to £318m thanks in part to its eight new stores in China.  This demonstrates the continuing popularity with western …

Constant ‘deal’ economy is destroying Midlands retailers…

November 20, 2015 – 7:10 am | Comments Off on Constant ‘deal’ economy is destroying Midlands retailers…
Constant ‘deal’ economy is destroying Midlands retailers…

London, November 11th, 2015 – Black Friday lands on 27th November this year and projected revenues are over £1 billion. In the run-up, more retailers are adopting aggressive discounting as a strategy in order to …

Midlands eCommerce platform launched to help businesses export goods and services…

September 23, 2015 – 7:30 am | Comments Off on Midlands eCommerce platform launched to help businesses export goods and services…
Mark Lesniak, left, and Nick Lewis, co-founders of GreatBritishStore.com

A newly launched eCommerce platform, which is supported by UK Trade & Investment (UKTI) West Midlands Regional Director, is aiming to add at least £3.6 billion of UK export turnover by 2020.
GreatBritishStore.com, will enable thousands …

Crunch time for mCommerce strategy as 96 per cent now browse via mobile…

August 7, 2015 – 6:40 am | Comments Off on Crunch time for mCommerce strategy as 96 per cent now browse via mobile…
Crunch time for mCommerce strategy as 96 per cent now browse via mobile…

London 6th August 2015 – With the latest ONS research today revealing that 96 per cent of UK adults now go online via mobile device and 76 per cent shop online, retailers without a comprehensive mobile …

Innovation can reverse the decline of the High Street…

October 22, 2013 – 8:31 am | Comments Off on Innovation can reverse the decline of the High Street…
Dan Wagner, the Chief Executive Powa Technologies

As traditional retailing suffers with the growth of online shopping, innovation is key to survival
While online retail continues to go from strength to strength, the number of shoppers on the UK’s high streets declines. A …

Football clubs offset match-day revenues dip with real-time marketing…

July 8, 2013 – 9:30 am | Comments Off on Football clubs offset match-day revenues dip with real-time marketing…
Adam Bull - Senior Consultant, Sports Business Group

Premier League match-day revenues are set to stall in the coming seasons as clubs opt to freeze ticket prices to pep up attendances. For the likes of Manchester City, Liverpool FC, Celtic and Rangers the …

SIX DEGREES GROUP ON BOARD FOR ARRIVA BUS’S ECOMMERCE PLATFORM …

July 1, 2013 – 11:29 am | Comments Off on SIX DEGREES GROUP ON BOARD FOR ARRIVA BUS’S ECOMMERCE PLATFORM …
campbell williams six degrees

LONDON – 1st July 2013 – With over 770 million passengers constantly on the move every year, Arriva bus has announced the launch of its new ecommerce platform, created by digital marketing specialist Freestyle Interactive …

ONS May retail results – reaction from Hitachi Consulting UK…

June 20, 2013 – 11:50 am | Comments Off on ONS May retail results – reaction from Hitachi Consulting UK…
chris gates hitachi consulting

Comment from Chris Gates, director of retail at Hitachi Consulting UK, on the latest news:
“Today’s retail results show that sales are rebounding but largely due to the explosion of ecommerce.
As retailers experience variable performance on …

Zolfo Cooper, comments on today’s ONS May retail sales figures…

June 20, 2013 – 10:12 am | Comments Off on Zolfo Cooper, comments on today’s ONS May retail sales figures…
Peter Saville,- partner - Zolfo Cooper

Peter Saville, partner at advisory and restructuring firm Zolfo Cooper, comments on today’s ONS May retail sales figures:

“The UK high street continues to tease us with potential green shoots. However, there is still a long way …

mPowa rides mobile payment wave…

June 13, 2013 – 9:44 am | Comments Off on mPowa rides mobile payment wave…
dan wagner mpowa

mPowa, the innovative mobile payment company is positioned to benefit from unprecedented industry growth following a programme of international expansion.
According to industry analysts Gartner, mobile payments is poised to become a half-trillion-dollar market segment in …

Sainsbury’s & ASOS comments from Zolfo Cooper…

June 12, 2013 – 10:23 am | Comments Off on Sainsbury’s & ASOS comments from Zolfo Cooper…
Dan Coen, director at advisory and restructuring firm Zolfo Cooper

Sainsbury’s

Dan Coen, director at advisory and restructuring firm Zolfo Cooper, comments on Sainsbury’s trading statement:

“Sainsbury’s still has the upper hand against its rivals in Britain’s supermarket wars. Despite recent turbulence in the grocery sector, …

Hike in store closures predicted…

May 28, 2013 – 1:00 pm | Comments Off on Hike in store closures predicted…
Dan Wagner, CEO of Powa Technologies

One in five high street shops will close over the next five years according to a new survey.
The Centre for Retail Research is warning that 20% of stores could disappear altogether from UK high streets …

Webloyalty launches new partnership offer for small businesses …

May 22, 2013 – 9:30 am | Comments Off on Webloyalty launches new partnership offer for small businesses …
Guy Chiswick - UK Managing Director

Online retailers encouraged to generate additional income and drive repeat business
LONDON, 22 May 2013 – Webloyalty, a leading online marketing provider to the ecommerce sector, today announced the launch of Webloyalty Affiliates. The new self-service …

Entrepreneur launches ElecNation and aims for slice of online electrical market…

May 22, 2013 – 8:45 am | Comments Off on Entrepreneur launches ElecNation and aims for slice of online electrical market…
Royden Evans - ELECNATION

The entrepreneur behind PlumbNation, one of the UK’s biggest online plumbing and heating companies, has launched a sister brand to grab a share of the online lighting and electrical supplies market.
Royden Evans has unveiled the …

Zolfo Cooper comments on J Sainsbury’s results…

May 8, 2013 – 10:34 am | Comments Off on Zolfo Cooper comments on J Sainsbury’s results…
Dan Coen, director at advisory and restructuring firm Zolfo Cooper

Dan Coen, director at advisory and restructuring firm Zolfo Cooper comments on J Sainsbury’s results:
“Sainsbury’s is on track to overtake Asda as Britain’s second biggest supermarket by market share. Despite a fall in profits, the …

Brits are happier online shoppers than US and Canadian consumers…

December 11, 2012 – 2:25 pm | Comments Off on Brits are happier online shoppers than US and Canadian consumers…
Brits are happier online shoppers than US and Canadian consumers…

According to a survey from Postcode Anywhere of 3,000 consumers across Canada, the US and the UK found UK consumers are more satisfied with online shopping than our transatlantic cousins. Results showed …

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