Essential Retail chats to Jane Tyler, founder of the bakery software start-up, RedBlack, about technology to solve food waste and why the industry needs more female programmers.
Siobhán Géhin, managing director at Kurt Salmon, part of Accenture Strategy, looks at disruptive technologies impacting retail and the fast-moving start-ups ready to overtake unprepared retailers.
Lucy Larkin, managing director in Accenture's retail practice, takes a look at the challenges facing the retail technology industry and discusses how start-ups might be best placed to solve them.
Robots, machine learning and VR, but what about the infrastructure? Richard Cottrell, managing director at Vista Retail Support, has his say on the tech on show at NRF 2017.
Essential Retail takes a look at the rise of the sharing economy and how this emerging socio-economic trend is impacting the retail industry.
Siobhan Gehin, managing director of Kurt Salmon, part of Accenture Strategy, looks at some retail tech-focused start-ups that have emerged from the company's innovation accelerator, XRC Labs.
Over 60% of millennials want to rent, rather than buy, products in the future, as the sharing economy takes hold.
L1 Retail to invest up to $3 billion in small retailers with potential to become the leaders of the future. Ex-Home Retail Group CEO, John Walden, and Dunnhumby co-founder, Clive Humby, are on the advisory board.
Essential Retail sits down with retail technology consultant, Craig Crawford, to chat about the use of mobile and virtual reality in retail.
Hotel chain Marriott is offering potential customers an opportunity to view its facilities using new technology that enables virtual tours.
Virtual interior design business DigitalBridge won £100,000 worth of investment from department store chain, John Lewis, but what does the tech company do?