Go Instore, HP and Currys PC World join forces to drive growth in online revenue for HP products

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Go Instore, provider of immersive omnichannel retail experiences for personalised ecommerce, has announced the success HP inc has had in providing human-led digital user experiences for their retail partners’ online customers. Internet Retailing Retail Supply Chain

Wehkamp plots double-digit growth trajectory with Manhattan Associates

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has announced that Dutch online retailer Wehkamp has selected Manhattan’s Warehouse Management System (WMS) to manage its new distribution centre (DC) in Zwolle, Netherlands. Internet Retailing Retail Supply ChainManhattan Associates Inc.

Plobal joins Shopify Plus Technology Partner Program to help ecommerce merchants grow mobile revenue

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Internet Retailing Mobile ComputersAs mobile becomes the default shopping device, Plobal gets on board the Shopify Plus Technology Partner Program to help high-volume merchants increase mobile revenues by engaging their most loyal customers.

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The best things come in small packages for retail SMEs

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Critical Issues Internet RetailingBy Matthew Robertson, Co-CEO, NetDespatch. Britain is a nation of shopkeepers,” is the famous phrase coined by economist Adam Smith to explain the desire of a commercial nation to secure ever-expanding markets for its wares.

Talend cloud enables PointsBet to ensure compliance and reliability amid rapid international expansion

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Internet Retailing Retail Supply ChainTalend, the cloud data integration solutions provider, has announced that PointsBet, an online bookmaker from Australia offering both traditional fixed odds markets as well as PointsBetting, is using Talend Cloud and Microsoft Azure to deliver a differentiated mobile betting experience to just under 100,000 customers worldwide and support its international expansion.

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Astound Commerce delivers Salesforce Commerce Cloud Cartridge for eShopWorld

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Astound Commerce, the digital commerce agency and systems integrator, has been chosen to develop a pre-built integration or ‘cartridge’ for eShopWorld, the global commerce company that provides a technology platform to brands and retailers that wish to sell online into global markets. Internet Retailing Retail Supply Chain

Achieving retail’s Holy Grail: A 360-degree customer view

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The UK retail sector is unforgiving. Critical Issues Retail Supply Chain Internet RetailingHigh street sales recently suffered their biggest drop in 20 years, while online sales growth was forecast to decline to single digits for the first time this year.

Figures show internet retailing continues to rose throughout March

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Today’s ONS retail sales figures revealed that online spending continues to rise. Critical Issues Internet RetailingThe percentage of online purchases has risen by 8.0 per cent in March 2019 in comparison to March 2018.

Internet Retailing EXPO is back with a focus on omnichannel – Discover the latest in payments, mobile, AR and more

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How can the retail industry survive (and overcome) the new customer's demands? In a decade of digital transformation, customer behaviour has dramatically changed

Internet Retailing EXPO is back with a focus on omnichannel – Discover the latest in payments, mobile, AR and more

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How can the retail industry survive (and overcome) the new customer's demands? In a decade of digital transformation, customer behaviour has dramatically changed

ParcelHero says 24-hour round-the-clock deliveries are the future of e-commerce

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Retail Supply Chain Internet Retailing Critical IssuesAmazon’s $800 million investment in free next-day deliveries may be making headlines, but the home delivery expert ParelHero says same-day 24/7 deliveries are the future of e-commerce.

Visualsoft ties up contract renewal with Daniel Footwear

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Internet RetailingeCommerce and digital marketing agency, Visualsoft, has announced a contract renewal with premium fashion company Daniel Footwear, extending their partnership for a further two years.

Internet Retailing: European retailers change customer-centric strategies due to lessons learned

Dynamic Action

In the article, “ How retailers transformed their customer-centric strategies due to the lessons they’ve learned ,” author Sasha Fedorenko of Internet Retailing focuses on key strategic initiatives mentioned in almost every retail earnings call over the past two quarters: customer-centric transformation and reduction of profit eroding promos and markdowns. Further findings include: Retail marketing spend was up 57%.

Instore and online retail services must play nicely together – lest iconic brands will disappear

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Critical Issues Internet Retailing Retail Supply ChainSeamless mobile connectivity can help prevent this from happening explains Colin Abrey of Nextivity.

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UK shoppers demand faster in-store payments that replicate ‘one-click’ transactions online

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Critical Issues Internet Retailing Data CaptureSpeed and convenience prove key to enhancing customer experience around in-store payments, a new report from RetailEXPO reveals.

Puretec Fitness boosts revenue and takes back control of brand with new eCommerce site

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Home fitness equipment retailer, Puretec Fitness, has secured its future and taken back control of its brand by launching a fully transactional website, after historically relying on eCommerce marketplaces to target customers. Internet Retailing Retail Supply Chain

SEGRO supports growth of online retailer Magic Madhouse at Great Cambridge Industrial Estate

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Magic Madhouse, a specialist online retailer of trading cards and board games, has signed to occupy a 16,308 sq ft industrial unit at SEGRO’s Great Cambridge Industrial Estate, Enfield. Internet Retailing

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Too much choice and a lack of advice when shopping online is causing high-intent shoppers to abandon purchases, new research reveals

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Internet Retailing Critical IssuesToo much choice and not enough product information online is causing high-intent consumers to abandon purchases, right at the moment they are ready to buy, a new report from iAdvize, the leading conversational commerce provider, warns.

Sub-par e-commerce conversion rates should no longer be seen as acceptable, says Conversity

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Despite the ever-growing dominance of e-commerce as part of the overall retail sales mix, conversion rates across online channels remain a long way behind their in-store counterparts. Internet Retailing Critical Issues

Tryzens expands capability as a full-service digital commerce consultancy

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Retailers looking for a complete full-service digital commerce solution, focused on delivering end-to-end, results-driven solutions for their online operations can turn to Tryzens as their digital commerce partner. Internet Retailing

Hawes & Curtis further evolve its digital shopping experience with One iota

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Hawes & Curtis, the formal menswear and womenswear retailer, is collaborating with multi-channel technology specialist One iota to deploy their Assisted Sale iPad App across its stores nationwide. Retail Supply Chain Internet Retailing

[Internet Retailer] How to Protect Your Brand on Amazon

Wiser

Wiser CEO Andy Ballard, in an article published by Internet Retailer , explained how you can do just that with competitive pricing, MAP monitoring, and Amazon’s Brand Registry. ” Read the rest of Andy’s thoughts at Internet Retailer.

Twitter and Facebook worst channels for retail customer experience, finds research by Eptica

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Retailers are neglecting social media when it comes to customer service, and are not listening to consumers to drive customer experience improvements, according to the 2019 Eptica Digital Trust Study. Critical issues Internet Retailing Retail Supply Chain

Internet Retailer: Every Day Is a Billion?Dollar Online Sales Day in the Run?Up to Thanksgiving

Dynamic Action

Online news site Internet Retailer utilized the DynamicAction Retail Index’s early pre-Thanksgiving insight for their article Every day is a billion‑dollar online sales day in the run‑up to Thanksgiving. DynamicAction CMO, Sarah Engel , was tapped for her acumen: “Evidence that consumers took advantage of promotions early in the season also comes from DynamicAction , a retail analytics firm.

Returns Culture: How do you build it into your online business model?

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In the last few months, online retail giants ASOS and Amazon have made headlines for announcing that they may start blacklisting ‘serial returners’ from their websites. Critical Issues Internet RetailingBy Jon White, MD at InXpress.

Beyond the ‘Buy Now’ button: How brands can prepare for social commerce success

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Technological and social advances have transformed the way customers interact with brands, and a rise in internet shopping has meant that customers now expect access to goods instantaneously. Internet Retailing Critical IssuesBy Joe Farrell, Vice President of International Operations at PFS. In today’s increasingly digital world, consumer expectations are growing.

How Polish B2B companies buy and sell online – Survey and report

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Internet Retailing Critical Issues Retail Supply ChainHow many Polish companies sell and buy products online? What are their sales channels? How do they search for clients and business partners?

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How to lead in uncertain times

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If the disruption and competitive threats to retailers from the likes of Amazon and discounters were not enough, there are also such issues as concerns as the impact of climate change and sustainability, possible supply chain market disruption from Brexit, and global trade. Critical Issues Internet RetailingBy Jeremy Snape, founder and managing director, Sporting Edge.

JD.com and ARCore by Google launch augmented reality contest

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JD.com, China’s largest retailer, is hosting the JD-AR & ARCore by Google Innovative Consumer Application Competition in China. Internet Retailing

Smartphone adoption to drive ecommerce activities in Latin America to 2023, says GlobalData

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Internet Retailing Critical IssuesThe increasing availability of connected mobile devices such as smartphones and tablets are one of the main growth drivers for ecommerce activities globally.

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15% of UK shoppers buy from overseas every day

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British consumers are increasingly turning to overseas retailers for their fashion fix according to research by delivery management company Whistl. Critical Issues Internet Retailing Retail Supply Chain

Sluggish growth highlights imperative for eCommerce innovation, says Tryzens

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The latest figures from the British Retail Consortium (BRC) revealed the sharpest decline in retail sales since 1995 last month, sparking further fears for the UK retail industry. According to their figures, retail sales fell by 2.7 Internet Retailing Critical Issuespercent in total and like-for like in May, while online sales of non-food products grew at a rate of just 1.5% year on year, which the BRC and KPMG said was “an all-time low”.

Pop-up book shop conquers online competition using AI

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Internet RetailingRichRelevance been appointed by Qwerkity, part of The Book People Group, to provide personalised product recommendations through its Xen AI platform.

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How procurement can become the ultimate ally for the high street

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It’s clear that the rise of pure-play e-tailers and the Amazon model have significantly disrupted the retail market, putting traditional brick and mortar retailers under more pressure than ever to manage costs, whilst also meeting rising customer expectations. Internet Retailing

Secrets to eCommerce success to be revealed at B2B Marketing Expo 2019

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Retail Supply Chain Internet Retailing Exhibitions and EventsThe secrets to succeeding in B2B eCommerce are to be unveiled to marketers at this year’s B2B Marketing Expo 2019.

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High Street ‘saviour’ cashierless stores could disappear because of the ‘Philadelphia Experiment’

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Critical Issues Internet RetailingNew legislation protecting minorities could stop the spread of cashierless stores in the UK before they have been fully launched.

The Digital Meets the Physical

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EPoS Systems Internet RetailingThe Sewing Studio finds a solution to bridge the online and brick-and-mortar divide.