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  • Store Tour: The San Fran tech gold rush

    Store Tour: The San Fran tech gold rush

    Karl McKeever, founder of Visual Thinking, takes us around San Francisco to show us three retailers who are using an array of in-store technology.

    Store Tour: The San Fran tech gold rush
  • Big Interview: Streamlining customer systems at Leica Camera

    Big Interview: Streamlining customer systems at Leica Camera

    Essential Retail speaks to Helmut Heier, director at Leica Camera, to learn how the famous photography brand manages its customer service in a digital world.

    Big Interview: Streamlining customer systems at Leica Camera
  • Best tech at London Fashion Week 2017

    Best tech at London Fashion Week 2017

    Essential retail rounds up the best technology seen at London Fashion Week 2017.

    Best tech at London Fashion Week 2017
  • What is Asos’s clearance optimisation engine?

    What is Asos’s clearance optimisation engine?

    Asos is aiming for 95% sell-through with help from its newly developed clearance optimisation engine, which has been tailored to the needs of its merchandising team.

    What is Asos’s clearance optimisation engine?
  • Five retailers and brands shaking up their supply chain tech

    Five retailers and brands shaking up their supply chain tech

    Retailer investment in supply chain technology continues to be buoyant as the industry gets to grips with the cost to serve shoppers across channels.

    Five retailers and brands shaking up their supply chain tech
  • View from the Top: Future gazing with the boss of Holition

    View from the Top: Future gazing with the boss of Holition

    Essential Retail speaks with Jonathan Chippindale, CEO of Holition, to learn how luxury brands are using technology to modernise and engage with customers.

    View from the Top: Future gazing with the boss of Holition
  • Five digital innovations from Eurostar

    Five digital innovations from Eurostar

    Essential Retail catches up with Eurostar’s head of digital, Neil Roberts, to learn about the high-speed train operator’s latest developments using technology.

    Five digital innovations from Eurostar
  • Are UK retailers ready to adopt Electronic Shelf Labelling?

    Are UK retailers ready to adopt Electronic Shelf Labelling?

    Essential Retail takes a look at Electronic Shelf Labelling and asks why the UK has been slow to adopt this in-store pricing technology.

    Are UK retailers ready to adopt Electronic Shelf Labelling?
  • How to keep your eCommerce site at the top of Google search

    How to keep your eCommerce site at the top of Google search

    Essential Retail asks retail experts across the industry for one piece of advice on how to keep your eCommerce site at the top of Google search rankings.

    How to keep your eCommerce site at the top of Google search
  • How retail is tackling the cybersecurity skills shortage

    How retail is tackling the cybersecurity skills shortage

    The number of retailers reporting data breaches has doubled in the last year, but the sector and government are laying down plans to address a cybersecurity skills shortage.

    How retail is tackling the cybersecurity skills shortage
  • Interview: Maplin on Game concession trial

    Interview: Maplin on Game concession trial

    Essential Retail speaks with Maplin CEO, Oliver Meakin, to learn more about its partnership with Game which will see a unification of PC and console game shoppers under one roof.

    Interview: Maplin on Game concession trial
  • Q&A with CMO of Navabi, Daniel Barker

    Q&A with CMO of Navabi, Daniel Barker

    Essential Retail sits down with Navabi’s CMO, Daniel Barker to learn why today’s retail marketers need to have a good grounding in technology.

    Q&A with CMO of Navabi, Daniel Barker

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