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UK shoppers leave the High Street for out-of-town locations

UK shoppers leave the High Street for out-of-town locations

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March retail figures show more UK consumers are heading into out-of-town locations and fewer are shopping on the High Street.

Phil Tottman
by Phil Tottman
on Apr 17th 2015 at 1:08PM
Laptop sales 'stronger than ever' versus tablets - PCR Retail Advisory Board

Laptop sales 'stronger than ever' versus tablets - PCR Retail Advisory Board

NEWS

PCR's Retail Advisory Board discusses why laptops are selling well, and what this means for tablets.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Apr 17th 2015 at 10:00AM
Ikea adds wireless charging to furniture

Ikea adds wireless charging to furniture

NEWS

Ikea has taken a shot at joining the tech industry, selling wireless chargers that can be fitted to almost any piece of furniture.

Phil Tottman
by Phil Tottman
on Apr 17th 2015 at 6:12AM
Why have retail complaints gone through the roof?

Why have retail complaints gone through the roof?

NEWS

Greg Zemor, co-Founder of Neteven, advises how retailers can deal effectively with increasing consumer complaints.

on Apr 15th 2015 at 12:51PM

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Dixons Carphone sells German mobile business

Dixons Carphone sells German mobile business

NEWS

Retailer Dixons Carphone - which owns Currys/PC World and Carphone Warehouse - has entered into an agreement to sell its Phone House Deutschland GmbH virtual mobile network operator.

Phil Tottman
by Phil Tottman
on Apr 15th 2015 at 12:45PM
Ebuyer 'still a long way' from opening High Street stores

Ebuyer 'still a long way' from opening High Street stores

NEWS

UK tech etailer Ebuyer.com says it is still a long way from opening its first stores, but is remaining positive about the idea.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Apr 15th 2015 at 11:03AM
Maplin sees strongest annual sales growth in 7 years

Maplin sees strongest annual sales growth in 7 years

NEWS

Electronics retailer Maplin has reported sales of £237 million as part of its year-end results, an increase of 6.3 per cent year-on-year.

Phil Tottman
by Phil Tottman
on Apr 14th 2015 at 5:26PM
Tablet sales suffer in March but UK retailers enjoy positive month overall

Tablet sales suffer in March but UK retailers enjoy positive month overall

NEWS

Tablet sales suffered in March across UK retail, but stores enjoyed an overall lift in sales according to new data from the British Retail Consortium and KPMG.

Jade Burke
by Jade Burke
on Apr 14th 2015 at 11:34AM
Almost half of all purchases will be made using a mobile device by 2024

Almost half of all purchases will be made using a mobile device by 2024

NEWS

By 2024, nearly half (42 per cent) of all retail sales will be made on a smartphone or tablet or other mobile device, making mobile the fastest growing retail segment.

Phil Tottman
by Phil Tottman
on Apr 13th 2015 at 2:11PM
Apple Watch US pre-orders top 1m on first day

Apple Watch US pre-orders top 1m on first day

NEWS

Apple received one million pre-orders for its Apple Watch smartwatch on the first day of pre-sales (Friday, April 10th).

Phil Tottman
by Phil Tottman
on Apr 13th 2015 at 1:45PM

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