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New research shows why small businesses SHOULDN’T blindly follow the Black Friday & Cyber Monday craze…

November 25, 2015 – 6:15 am | Comments Off on New research shows why small businesses SHOULDN’T blindly follow the Black Friday & Cyber Monday craze…
Simply Plastic Cards logo

New research conducted by Simply Plastic Cards has shown that small businesses shouldn’t be too hasty to join in with the Black Friday and Cyber Monday madness this year.
With UK consumers predicted to spend in …

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 …

Christmas cheer for retailers as shoppers set to spend £88bn…

October 15, 2013 – 8:25 am | Comments Off on Christmas cheer for retailers as shoppers set to spend £88bn…
Patrick O'Brien - Verdict

Verdict forecasts that Christmas 2013 is set to be the best Christmas since the recession started, with consumers spending at least £2bn more than in 2012.
A baby boom and more reasons to be cheerful
Consumer confidence …

Free Pampering For All At Intu Potteries This October…

September 5, 2013 – 8:13 am | Comments Off on Free Pampering For All At Intu Potteries This October…
Intu Potteries

Three days of manicures, massages and makeovers from the 4th to the 6th October

From the 4th to the 6th October, intu Potteries and Cosmopolitan will be inviting shoppers to put their bags down, feet up …

KEMP Bank Holiday Sale Bonanza at Lisle Avenue…

August 19, 2013 – 8:10 am | Comments Off on KEMP Bank Holiday Sale Bonanza at Lisle Avenue…
BankHolidaySale

Over the August bank holiday weekend, KEMP will be holding a mega ‘clearance sale’ at their Lisle Avenue retail warehouse from Thursday 22nd to Monday 26th August.
Starting at 10am, shoppers will be spoilt for choice from …

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 …

Shop Price Index: price wars continue: Zolfo Cooper…

June 5, 2013 – 10:54 am | Comments Off on Shop Price Index: price wars continue: Zolfo Cooper…
Peter Saville,- partner - Zolfo Cooper

Peter Saville, partner at advisory and restructuring firm Zolfo Cooper comments on the British Retail Consortium’s Shop Price Index:
“The price wars continue. Deflation reflects retailers’ concerted efforts to drive down prices in order to attract …

eReceipts Lands World’s Largest Paperless Receipts Account to Date with Booths…

June 5, 2013 – 9:27 am | Comments Off on eReceipts Lands World’s Largest Paperless Receipts Account to Date with Booths…
Chris Dee, Chief Operating Officer at Booths

Booths, the 160 year-old food, wine and grocery retailer will dispense with tradition this week and steal a technological lead over its rivals as it becomes the largest retailer to date to adopt the revolutionary …

Locating a strategic advantage in retail …

May 1, 2013 – 8:51 am | Comments Off on Locating a strategic advantage in retail …
Graham Wallace, - Esri UK

Location is playing an increasingly valuable role when analysing data, according to analytics strategist Graham Wallace, helping retailers like The Co-operative and Argos gain competitive advantage
The analysis of location-based data has traditionally been the domain of …

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