A company which aggregates multiple eCommerce sites into one single shop wins a start-up competition, supported by Argos, Iceland, IBM and Unilever.
Mothercare unveils a refreshed website as part of the retailer's digital transformation strategy.
NCR is introducing an Innovation Lab to develop solutions for the digitally economy.
Smart textiles start-up, The Crated, wins Topshop's wearable tech competition.
Good Growth founder, James Hammersley, takes a look at conversion funnels online and suggests ways to reduces leakages.
Sainsbury's is hiring a chief data officer to oversee data governance across the business.
After nearly a year of hearing about how good the Starbucks mobile app and loyalty scheme is supposed to be, Essential Retail editor, Ben Sillitoe, finally puts it to the test as a customer.
Norwich City Football Club is installing a giant high-resolution revolving screen at its Carrow Road stadium.
Ben Perkins, head of consumer research at Deloitte, takes a look at the Internet of Things, and asks why consumers aren't rushing to buy themselves a smart fridge.
Essential Retail sits down with Wayfair's general manager of Europe, Maxim Romain, to discuss the US pureplay's increasing focus on Europe.
A study which tracked consumers' spending habits at Westfield London over the course of 12 months has found that dining while shopping is becoming a regular pastime.
Retailers must transform themselves from self-service to experiential and from cost containment masters to good world community neighbours. RSR managing partner Paula Rosenblum has her say.
Dixons Carphone is extending its contract with Accenture to support IT integration of the two brands post-merger.
KFC head office is using the restaurant chain's digital screen network to relay staff messages and instructional training videos.
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