Womenswear e-tailer Finery has invested in Klarna's eCommerce technology as it looks to "eliminate friction" for customers at the online checkout.
Woolovers is improving its international shipping capabilities by localising the shopping experience for overseas customers.
One of Russia's largest grocery chains with 7,100 stores, Pyatyorochka, is using machine learning technology to forecast demand for its discounted products.
Cycling brand Rapha has reported that strong international expansion and eCommerce boosted sales in 2015. An evolving membership scheme is also helping develop a loyal following.
As Cath Kidston continues its international growth story with Latin America the next market on the horizon, the brand invests in Infor's cloud-based platform to run its core systems.
Essential Retail was in Paris earlier this week to hear how retailers, including Adidas, Mango and Menlook.com, have expanded their brands into new international territories.
Last week's London Fashion Week highlighted a range of ways designers are using new technology to go to market, but a new report warns the fashion industry currently has a tech skills gap.
Online and international revenue now represents one-fifth of Phase Eight's group sales, with the fashion retailer reporting a solid year of growth under new ownership.
Half-year results announced by Next this week highlighted how various economic patterns are expected to prompt a challenging period for high street retailing. Amidst it all, Next Directory is undergoing significant modernisation.
Eamonn Walsh, professor of accounting at University College Dublin, takes a look at the EU’s €13 billion ruling on Apple's tax affairs in Ireland.
It is home to a controversial new retail tax, a dominant online auction site that is reportedly being courted by some of the world's largest retailers, and an emerging tech innovation scene. Essential Retail assesses Polish retail.
Alibaba records highest growth rate since its IPO almost two years ago as a result of monetising mobile.