Boots, Coca-Cola Enterprises, Morrisons, Tesco and Unilever are among the companies working with GS1 UK as the grocery industry looks to establish a set of agreed standards for inbound logistics.
Debenhams is one of the first retailers to tap into the integrated capabilities provided by JDA Software's partnership with IBM.
PayPal is now selling a NFC-enabled card reader on its website, which small businesses can use to take contactless payments wherever they trade.
Furniture retailer Heal's puts tablets in the hands of its customers while they shop in store and asks them to enter their emails when departing. The process has significantly improved re-marketing engagement.
Sports equipment retailer JD Sports is attaching a new tag to its clothing ranges to help boost security in its stores and reduce theft levels.
US fashion retailer Forever 21 has installed technology that allows its staff to clock in and out using fingerprint biometrics.
DPD has named London-based start-up Pie Mapping as the winner of its technology incubator programme. The company will now help the parcel delivery firm to optimise its line-haul operations
UST Global's head of retail and ex-Boots IT director, Jonathan Vardon, discusses the cybersecurity dangers facing retailers on the "Dark Net" and how start-ups can help retailers untangle their "legacy spaghetti".
Barclaycard has named outdoor equipment retailer Snow & Rock as its first retail partner for its new range of wearable payment devices that use bPay contactless technology.
Chris Griffin, former eCommerce director at fashion retailer Superdry, has officially launched his new venture, Anatwine. Essential Retail caught up with Griffin to find out more about the tech start-up.
John Lewis has named the five technology companies to take part in the 2015 final of its tech accelerator scheme, JLAB. But who are they?
US department store chain Macy's and its sister company Bloomingdale's are trialling new eCommerce technology that provides personalised alterations services for customers buying clothing online.