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I wish omni-channel was easy

26 May 2017


Perhaps the dirtiest two words in retail at the moment are “omni-channel”. Just two small words causing retailers some of the biggest headaches. The biggest challenge is developing a supply chain infrastructure that is at best affordable and capable of coping.

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Upskill, or proceed to self-checkout

20 February 2017

Upskill or proceed to self-checkout

It is undeniable that even in the past five years, technological progress has revolutionised how retailers sell and customers buy, but what does that mean for the role of the employee in this shape-shifting sector?

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Are concession stores the future of retail?

4 January 2017

Concession stores

Whilst many brands are closing their high-street doors to focus on digital sales, some are looking to maximise revenue by making best use of the vast physical space.

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Pogues, Band Aid, Wham, or Sainsbury's?

17 November 2016

Is it just me, or is the battle to be crowned the number 1 Christmas advert becoming bigger than the pop chart equivalent?

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Small Retailers: It's your time now!

8 September 2016

Small retailers blog

Richard Lindsay discusses the changes to the retail and consumer industry in 2016.

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The 12 trends of Christmas… shopping

28 November 2014

In time for the silly shopping season, take a look at the predicted trends for December 2014 present purchasing: 1.The newest “high maintenance” child’s toy which cries if you don’t look after it – Zeno

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