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Essential Retail's expert panel of commentators includes David Baker, The UK Cards Association; Mark McMurtrie, independent payments expert at Payments Consultancy; James Hammersley, founder of Good Growth; Tim Denison, Ipos Retail Peformance; directors from Alvarez & Marsal; Brendan Doyle, CMS Payments Intelligence; Paul Martin, KPMG Boxwood Insights; Toby Paxton, Deloitte; the Kurt Salmon retail team; consultants from Javelin Group; members of GSMA; and representatives from GS1 UK.


  • Comment: Amazon delivery drones are just the first step to a highway in the sky

    Comment: Amazon delivery drones are just the first step to a highway in the sky

    Andy Miah, chair in science communication & future media at University of Salford, examines the wider impact Amazon's drones may have on the UK's airspace.

    Comment: Amazon delivery drones are just the first step to a highway in the sky
  • Comment: Driverless lorries: revolution or risky business?

    Comment: Driverless lorries: revolution or risky business?

    In the first of a series of articles on future technology trends in the retail supply chain, Tim Waters, a managing director at Alvarez & Marsal, talks driverless lorries and automated delivery.

    Comment: Driverless lorries: revolution or risky business?
  • Comment: What now for retail IoT?

    Comment: What now for retail IoT?

    Are SAP's impending IoT functionalities going to be something retailers are clamouring for – or something the tech giant will have to convince them holds value? RSR Research's Steve Rowen has his say.

    Comment: What now for retail IoT?
  • Comment: The rise in cyber attacks

    Comment: The rise in cyber attacks

    Daniel Prince, associate director security for Lancaster at Lancaster University, takes a look at the rise in cyber attacks and why the industry needs to change the way it thinks about crime.

    Comment: The rise in cyber attacks
  • Essential eCommerce has a new home at Essential Retail

    Essential eCommerce has a new home at Essential Retail

    Essential eCommerce merges with Essential Retail, to continue reading the latest eCommerce news and expert analysis visit www.essentialretail.com

    Essential eCommerce has a new home at Essential Retail
  • Comment: SAP Retail is all in

    Comment: SAP Retail is all in

    Brian Kilcourse, managing partner at RSR Research, attended last week's SAP analyst meeting. He outlines the vendor's retail play, the development of HANA and the challenges facing the company.

    Comment: SAP Retail is all in
  • Comment: Trading into Ireland

    Comment: Trading into Ireland

    Graeme Howe, MD of IMRG and MD of eCommerce Worldwide, takes a look at the opportunities for retailers thinking of trading into Ireland.

    Comment: Trading into Ireland
  • Comment: How science can help us make AI less creepy and more trustworthy

    Comment: How science can help us make AI less creepy and more trustworthy

    Simone Stumpf, senior lecturer, department of computer science at City University London, examines the development of AI and chatbots in everyday life.

    Comment: How science can help us make AI less creepy and more trustworthy
  • Comment: Infor is for real

    Comment: Infor is for real

    Infor is working with Whole Foods and has also announced deals to acquire Predictix and Starmount. There's lots going on at the company - RSR Research's Paula Rosenblum assesses the landscape.

    Comment: Infor is for real
  • Comment: Should Brexit negotiations protect the Digital Single Market?

    Comment: Should Brexit negotiations protect the Digital Single Market?

    Good Growth founder James Hammersley takes a look at the EU's Digital Single Market strategy and asks whether the UK should still try to remain a part of the trade deal post-Brexit.

    Comment: Should Brexit negotiations protect the Digital Single Market?
  • Comment: The potential UK retail decline following Brexit

    Comment: The potential UK retail decline following Brexit

    Paula Levitan, corporate partner in the international law firm Bryan Cave LLP, looks at how the decision to leave the EU is impacting UK retail both off and online.

    Comment: The potential UK retail decline following Brexit
  • Comment: AI and eCommerce – the best interface will be no interface

    Comment: AI and eCommerce – the best interface will be no interface

    MEC Global's Mudit Jaju, digital and data partner and head of eCommerce, and Jessica Chapplow, eCommerce specialist, discuss how retailers can get the most out of AI technology.

    Comment: AI and eCommerce – the best interface will be no interface

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