With MasterPass's recently announced entry into the UK market, competition in the digital wallet sector is intensifying.
Sue Butler, director at business advisory firm Kurt Salmon, talks technology and the importance of personalised shopping experiences.
The first year under the ownership of Theo Paphitis has resulted in strong sales growth for Robert Dyas. An improved warehousing and logistics system has been a contributing factor.
Independent Retailer Month showed that it's not just the larger retail businesses in the UK embracing mobile and social media platforms.
A new study from software systems provider Omnico suggests the advent of technology is reducing shoppers' in-store patience levels.
Global mobile operators association GSMA points towards a new dawn in retail, where technology bolsters bricks and mortar stores and allows the high street to thrive.
A unified trustmark for online shops opens up European market to UK retailers, although security still remains a key concern among internet shoppers.
Property firm Hammerson has revealed a number of multichannel initiatives to help drive footfall to its shopping centres.
Next Direct sales rose 8.3% in the first half of 2013, but how is the retailer amending its multichannel strategy to boost its chances of further growth?
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