Crime seems to be paying during the economic downturn, as the British Retail Consortium (BRC) releases its annual Crime Survey The number of thefts from shops rose by a third in a single year with an incident occurring nearly every minute, 24 hours a day while incidents of violence and abuse against shop staff doubled.
The High Street retailer takes on traffic management technology to improve UK delivery fleet efficiency
PCMS certification aims to tackle Payment Card Industry (PCI) compliance burden on retailers
Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) security software is updated to help retailers track compliance activity A new release of QualysGuard PCI version 4.3 is now available in production to help customers prioritise and track PCI compliance efforts, including support for the DSS Prioritised Approach.
Costa Coffee Franchise owner selects future-proof EPoS from Toshiba, Datasym and WRS Systems
US electronics retailing giant announces its presence in the UK with the launch of a newly upgraded website After announcing its joint venture with the UK High Streets Carphone Warehouse last May, Best Buy earlier this week launched a newly upgraded UK website.
Retailer is the latest High Street name to use e-fulfilment and delivery systems to manage online delivery Following rapid growth, Faith Shoes found its manual consignment creation at the pack bench became far too cumbersome to manage and wanted to improve its ability to print delivery labels.
Loch Fyne angles for even closer customer relationships with Communicator email management
Michelin-starred restaurants among the latest high-class establishments to choose Agilysys hospitality solutions
Electrical retailer takes agency to manage social media marketing Comet has appointed Jam, i-levels social media unit, to handle its social media account, after a four-way pitch with three other undisclosed agencies.
Global marketing consultancy acquisition aims to bring retail pricing expertise to new markets Marketing consultancy, dunnhumby has announced it has acquired KSS Retail, a provider of price modelling and optimisation solutions for retailers worldwide.
The hunt for bargains has helped two major UK High Street retailers achieve better-than-expected trading figures