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    Will the chief digital officer still exist by 2020?

    As more and more retailers claim to be on track with their digital transformation projects, Essential Retail asks whether the role of the chief digital officer (CDO) will be extinct by 2020.

    Will the chief digital officer still exist by 2020?
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    Hotel Chocolat reports healthy half-year profits

    Hotel Chocolat is enjoying a jump in profits and sales, driven by new stores and increased digital transactions.

    Hotel Chocolat reports healthy half-year profits
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    Big interview: Hammerson's location-based loyalty app

    Essential Retail catches up with Hammerson's group head of multichannel, Sophie Ross, to get an update on how the shopping centre firm is improving customer loyalty with its location-based mobile app....

    Big interview: Hammerson's location-based loyalty app
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    Q&A: Archie Hewlett, founder of Duke & Dexter

    Essential Retail speaks to British footwear retailer Duke & Dexter to learn about its approach to personalisation.

    Q&A: Archie Hewlett, founder of Duke & Dexter

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  • Comment: How analytic insights can help retail profit margins

    Comment: How analytic insights can help retail profit margins

    Simon Blosse, director in Accenture’s Retail Practice takes a look at how analytic insights can help retailers turn a profit in today's turbulent retail industry.

    Comment: How analytic insights can help retail profit margins
  • Retailers struggle to make digital profitable, says research

    Retailers struggle to make digital profitable, says research

    CEOs are struggling to deliver a return on their investments from digital retailing initiatives, according to a survey.

    Retailers struggle to make digital profitable, says research
  • AO boss steps down

    AO boss steps down

    AO CEO and founder, John Roberts, will be replaced by COO, Steve Caunce.

    AO boss steps down
  • Cross-border eCommerce on the up despite Brexit

    Cross-border eCommerce on the up despite Brexit

    UK consumers are increasingly purchasing online from overseas, despite fears surrounding Brexit, new research from VoucherCodes.co.uk finds.

    Cross-border eCommerce on the up despite Brexit
  • Masai appoints Fits Me to improve eCommerce

    Masai appoints Fits Me to improve eCommerce

    Scandinavian fashion retailer, Masai, is working with Fits Me to help customers choose the correct size and fit when shopping online.

    Masai appoints Fits Me to improve eCommerce
  • Pizza Express launches chatbot for table bookings

    Pizza Express launches chatbot for table bookings

    Pizza Express is introducing a chatbot which allows customers to book a table via Facebook Messenger.

    Pizza Express launches chatbot for table bookings
  • Comment: The design tricks that made the Nokia 3310 world-beating

    Comment: The design tricks that made the Nokia 3310 world-beating

    Following rumours Nokia is planning to relaunch an updated version of the much-loved 3310 handset in the coming weeks, Becky Mallaband, lecturer in user-centred design at Aston University, takes a look at why it was one of the best handset of the noughties.

    Comment: The design tricks that made the Nokia 3310 world-beating
  • How to nail the eCommerce product page

    How to nail the eCommerce product page

    Good Growth founder, James Hammersley, takes a look at how to create a visually engaging online product page which leads customers to convert rather than abandon.

    How to nail the eCommerce product page
  • Six predictions about BizOps, eCommerce, machine learning, and Amazon

    Six predictions about BizOps, eCommerce, machine learning, and Amazon

    SOASTA takes a look at the top retail technology trends the industry will be adopting this year.

    Six predictions about BizOps, eCommerce, machine learning, and Amazon
  • Amazon creates 5,000 UK jobs

    Amazon creates 5,000 UK jobs

    Amazon is creating 5,000 full-time UK jobs, bringing its total British workforce to over 24,000.

    Amazon creates 5,000 UK jobs
  • RBTE 2017 Exhibitor Spotlight - Grosvenor Technology

    RBTE 2017 Exhibitor Spotlight - Grosvenor Technology

    In the build-up to RBTE 2017, we will be shining the spotlight on some of its exhibitors and the personalities behind them. Today, we hear from Beatles fan and group marketing manager at Grosvenor Technology, Dale Kaszycki.

    RBTE 2017 Exhibitor Spotlight - Grosvenor Technology
  • How location technology can break down channels in retail

    How location technology can break down channels in retail

    Kantar Retail's VP of eCommerce and digital insights, Malcolm Pinkerton, takes a look at how location-based technologies can help create a frictionless shopper journey.

    How location technology can break down channels in retail
  • Comment: Big data adds new dimension to public spaces

    Comment: Big data adds new dimension to public spaces

    Silvio Carta, senior lecturer and chair of the Design Research Group at University of Hertfordshire, discusses how citizens creating data are shaping what their surrounding public spaces look like.

    Comment: Big data adds new dimension to public spaces
  • RBTE 2017 Exhibitor Spotlight - RotaGeek

    RBTE 2017 Exhibitor Spotlight - RotaGeek

    In the build-up to RBTE 2017, we will be shining the spotlight on some of its exhibitors and the personalities behind them. Today, we hear from First Dates fan and CEO & co-founder at RotaGeek, Chris McCullough.

    RBTE 2017 Exhibitor Spotlight - RotaGeek

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