High Street shoppers leave Christmas shopping to the last minute Almost half of consumers have put off some or all of their Christmas shopping as they believe prices are going to fall, according to a survey of 378 Christmas shoppers by Empathica, a customer experience management expert.
As many retailers sales to start on Christmas Eve, the internet trade body wonders whether Boxing Day will be the busiest online shopping day
Online, interactive map reveals geographical payment trends across the UK The Payments Council has created an online, interactive map to demonstrate the varied payment attitudes, preferences and behaviours that can be seen in the different regions across the UK.
EuroCIS 2010 organisers report positive signals and great expectations for leading retail technology sector fair
Confidence in Christmas deliveries and hopes for early promotions signal strong growth in December
Microsoft Dynamics NAV-based food management application to be enhanced with advanced analytics Anglia Business Solutions is integrating analytics into its LINKFresh application for the food management industry using Zaps Business Analytics for Microsoft Dynamics NAV.
The Payments Council Board has agreed to set a target date of 31st October 2018 to close the central cheque clearing
Independent bookshop network selling electronic gift card book tokens goes for Star printers In a move towards improving sales of National Book Tokens electronic gift cards to customers through their network of independent book shops across the UK, Book Tokens have selected the Star Micronics TSP100 FuturePRNT from DED for printing all transactional receipts.
Fashion, lifestyle and sports etailer improves inventory control with new warehouse management system One of the UK's leading fashion, lifestyle and sports etailers, MandMDirect.com, has successfully deployed the warehouse management solution from provider, Manhattan Associates, at its distribution centre (DC) in Hereford, UK.
Accessories brand to re-platform web stores as part of multi-year agreement, including technology, customer care and marketing services
Leading Scotch whisky and premium gin producer to automate application workload and enhance enterprise resource planning (ERP)
New Look has awarded a contract worth £2.4 million for the supply of point-of-sale (PoS) systems and service implementation New Look one of Europes largest fashion retailers has upgraded all of its existing and new store formats with the DigiPoS Retail Blade PoS system. This now brings all stores on to a consistent platform with 4,500 systems in the UK and Europe.