M&Co's Lee Braid, a speaker at the International Retail Franchising Summit on 9 March, reflects on the pace of change in retail, his company's 2016 plans and the main challenges involved in global franchising.
Domino's UK and Europe CEO, and RBTE speaker, David Wild, chats to Essential Retail on why ease of ordering is a top priority, his plans to increase technology investment by 75% this year and fending off the competition from JustEat and Deliveroo.
Robin Phillips, director of omnichannel & development at Boots UK and RBTE speaker, on how 2016 will be a year of uber-personalisation, increased international online shopping and brands becoming content owners.
N Brown CEO Angela Spindler talks to Essential Retail about tapping into the north of England's talent pool, the digital landscape in Manchester and retail's own northern powerhouse.
Essential eCommerce talks to the Feel Unique founder and deputy chairman to learn how the e-tailer built up its business to develop a significant eCommerce offering and editorial output.
Claire Glassborow, head of online at LloydsPharmacy, talks exclusively to Essential Retail about the business's newly launched website and the eCommerce challenges facing a unique retail operation.
Essential eCommerce takes a look back over the last six months since its launch at the best interviews of the year.
Kris Bromley, MD of Firebox, talks to Essential eCommerce about the online retailer's journey to the high street.
CEO of Virgin Wines, Jay Wright, talks to Essential eCommerce about the retailer's plans to overhaul its website and improve personalisation techniques.
Dave Abbott, retail omnichannel manager at Dune, is looking to monitor sales conversion rates in stores using metrics traditionally associated with eCommerce such as basket abandonment and bounce rates.
Essential Retail chats to Phil Geary, marketing and eCommerce director at The Entertainer, to talk about preparing for peak performance.
Essential eCommerce speaks to Adam Warburton, head of mobile at Travelex, who believes digital does not have to be complicated because consumers just want a simple life.