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Twitter sales boss offers tips for businesses, reveals user stats

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Twitter's head of agency sales Dara Nasr told businesses how to improve their social media strategies at the Ecommerce Expo in London today.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Oct 2nd 2013 at 11:08PM
Prestigio MultiPhone first ever smartphone available from Maplin

Prestigio MultiPhone first ever smartphone available from Maplin

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Maplin has been announced as a stockist for Prestigio’s range of mobile devices, with the MultiPhone being the first smartphone that Maplin has sold.

Laura Barnes
by Laura Barnes
on Oct 2nd 2013 at 11:58AM
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Currys/PC World stocks 3D printer, is online-only (for now)

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Dixons is the latest retailer to join the 3D printer party - it says it's stocking the only one certified for safe at-home use by adults and children.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Oct 1st 2013 at 1:45PM
Clare Rayner urges retailers to take part in Christmas shopping challenges

Clare Rayner urges retailers to take part in Christmas shopping challenges

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Retailers in towns and villages UK-wide are being encouraged to create a fun “Christmas Shopping Challenge” to help boost footfall during the peak festive season.

Laura Barnes
by Laura Barnes
on Oct 1st 2013 at 10:50AM

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Exist2Game PC store gaming events a "phenomenal" success

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The Exist2Game PC retail gaming events which took place across the weekend were a "phenomenal" success, helping to pull in extra customers, say organisers.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Oct 1st 2013 at 10:05AM
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FIFA 14 tops PC and All Formats game charts

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FIFA 14 made its UK debut on Friday September 27th and has gone straight to the top of the boxed PC game chart, knocking Rome: Total War 2 into second ...

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Sep 30th 2013 at 12:10PM
Dixons to take on 3,000 new UK staff for Christmas

Dixons to take on 3,000 new UK staff for Christmas

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Dixons has created 3,000 temporary jobs for the lead up to Christmas in various roles across the UK.

Laura Barnes
by Laura Barnes
on Sep 30th 2013 at 11:59AM
Synaxon Member Profile: Notebookrepair.co.uk

Synaxon Member Profile: Notebookrepair.co.uk

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The firm’s MD John Landells tells us about how his site has grown to include some 35,000 products.

Laura Barnes
by Laura Barnes
on Sep 29th 2013 at 9:30AM

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OPINION: Only death, taxes and computer problems are guaranteed in life

OPINION: Only death, taxes and computer problems are guaranteed in life

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Jat Mann discusses the often-prickly subject of providing customers with guarantees and warrantees within the IT industry.

Laura Barnes
by Laura Barnes
on Sep 28th 2013 at 1:00PM
OPINION: Marketing key to capitalising on back to university rush

OPINION: Marketing key to capitalising on back to university rush

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Daniel Todaro, MD of field marketing agency Gekko, shares his views on what retailers and resellers can be doing to maximise their sales to students and universities.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Sep 27th 2013 at 11:15AM
Doro targets over 50s with Liberto 810 smartphone

Doro targets over 50s with Liberto 810 smartphone

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A new smartphone designed specifically for older people is launching in the UK - the Doro Liberto 810. 

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Sep 27th 2013 at 10:45AM
FIFA 14 goes on sale, players worry about in-game stats

FIFA 14 goes on sale, players worry about in-game stats

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FIFA 14, the follow-up to the best-selling sports game of all time, has launched in the UK today.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Sep 27th 2013 at 10:23AM

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Trade heads to Eurogamer

Trade heads to Eurogamer

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The Eurogamer Expo is getting underway in London, and many retailers and vendors will be there with their latest offerings.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Sep 26th 2013 at 12:04PM
How retailers can cash in on mobile gaming

How retailers can cash in on mobile gaming

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It's no secret that the app market is positively booming. But while retailers may feel like the mobile gaming market excludes them, there are actually plenty of products out there ...

Laura Barnes
by Laura Barnes
on Sep 25th 2013 at 9:00PM
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'Mediocre buying teams cost retailers £1.3bn in lost profits'

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"Mediocre" retail buying teams are costing the UK retail sector £1.3bn in lost profits, according to a survey from Inverto.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Sep 24th 2013 at 2:48PM

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RAM prices to remain "high until December" after factory fire

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The price of DDR memory looks like it will be higher than usual until the end of the year, senior sources have told PCR, following a factory fire and "panic ...

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Sep 24th 2013 at 10:12AM
Euro Truck Sim 2: Go East climbs budget PC game chart

Euro Truck Sim 2: Go East climbs budget PC game chart

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Euro Truck Simulator 2: Go East has driven straight into the number two spot in the UK budget PC boxed game chart.

Dominic Sacco
by Dominic Sacco
on Sep 23rd 2013 at 10:02AM
iPhone launch day: 5S stock shortages 'frustrate' UK networks

iPhone launch day: 5S stock shortages 'frustrate' UK networks

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The iPhone 5C and 5S have launched today, but customers after the 5S may be disappointed by a lack of available stock from UK networks.

Matthew Jarvis
by Matthew Jarvis
on Sep 20th 2013 at 9:34AM
WAE+ goes into administration

WAE+ goes into administration

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Birmingham-based online retailer WAE+ has gone into administration after coming under pressure from creditors.

Laura Barnes
by Laura Barnes
on Sep 19th 2013 at 3:35PM