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  • Game highlights digital credentials as IPO plans are announced

    Game highlights digital credentials as IPO plans are announced

    Video game retailer Game Digital has highlighted its omnichannel credentials, as it confirms its intention to proceed with an initial public offering.

    Game highlights digital credentials as IPO plans are announced
  • Graphic: Apple's store opening history

    Graphic: Apple's store opening history

    As it's the 13-year anniversary of the first official Apple store opening in the US, online weekly deals provider Retale has put together a graphic showing the retailer's growth.

    Graphic: Apple's store opening history
  • Golf equipment retailers diversifying

    Golf equipment retailers diversifying

    American Golf and Direct Golf have announced new initiatives that they hope will see their businesses grow.

    Golf equipment retailers diversifying
  • Tesco pilots new high speed checkout

    Tesco pilots new high speed checkout

    The UK's largest retailer, Tesco, is trialling an innovative checkout experience in its Lincoln Extra store, as part of a wider strategy to boost efficiency across its business using new technology.

    Tesco pilots new high speed checkout
  • Vision Express sees multichannel future

    Vision Express sees multichannel future

    Glasses retailer Vision Express is looking ahead to a multichannel future following strong trading results in 2013 and its parent company's recent acquisition of online player Lenstore.

    Vision Express sees multichannel future
  • Event to focus on technology innovation on Welsh high streets

    Event to focus on technology innovation on Welsh high streets

    An event will take place in Wales this week which aims to inspire local towns to embrace technology and bring about positive change in their communities.

    Event to focus on technology innovation on Welsh high streets
  • Retailers focused on queue reduction

    Retailers focused on queue reduction

    Retailers are continuing to seek new ways of reducing long queues and freeing up space at the point of sale, says Henrik Hallas, country manager UK & Nordic for Seiko Instruments' Thermal Printer.

    Retailers focused on queue reduction
  • In pictures: Waitrose showcases new technologies in Swindon store

    In pictures: Waitrose showcases new technologies in Swindon store

    Waitrose is currently trialling a number of new technologies, including digital signage, in-store tablets and geo-location mobile systems. Essential Retail visited the grocer's new Swindon store to see them.

    In pictures: Waitrose showcases new technologies in Swindon store
  • Big interview: Specsavers customer service director Jill Clark

    Big interview: Specsavers customer service director Jill Clark

    Technology is strengthening the communication channels between Specsavers staff and their customers, as well as fostering a healthy competitive spirit between employees and stores.

    Big interview: Specsavers customer service director Jill Clark
  • Retail technology vendor innovation: Cegid

    Retail technology vendor innovation: Cegid

    European software business Cegid has updated its retail management system with international growth and omnichannel development in mind.

    Retail technology vendor innovation: Cegid
  • In-store mobile solutions gaining a foothold

    In-store mobile solutions gaining a foothold

    Carphone Warehouse CEO Andrew Harrison this week heralded the use of tablet devices in-store, but the phone company is not the only retailer focusing its attention on customer-facing mobile systems.

    In-store mobile solutions gaining a foothold
  • Bang & Olufsen's first airport store arrives in Copenhagen

    Bang & Olufsen's first airport store arrives in Copenhagen

    Denmark's Copenhagen Airport has continued the revamp of its retail space with the introduction of a Bang & Olufsen store.

    Bang & Olufsen's first airport store arrives in Copenhagen

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