Tag Archives: Retail

Democratising Access to Efficient Growth Marketing Using AI

Due to the ongoing disruption of brick-and-mortar retail caused by the pandemic, e-commerce witnessed record growth with online sales going up nearly 44% and steadily increasing at the same pace for the past three quarters. As consumers become increasingly comfortable with digital shopping, the competition for direct response ads amongst brands …

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Retailers miss out on £15bn per year due to poor advice instore reports Gekko

Brands across some of the top retail categories potentially missed out on close to £15bn in instore revenue in the past year, due to poor in person advice. The finding comes from new research commissioned by, Gekko. The study of 2,000 consumers, conducted by OnePoll, looked at what influences shoppers …

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OnBuy delivers £5.5m in additional sales for UK retailers

OnBuy claims to have has delivered £5.5m of additional sales by deploying a suite of data science led search developments to its onsite search facility, with every pound made going to a UK retailer. “We understand how many challenges retailers face, especially considering how other marketplaces directly compete with them, …

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report Reveals Shoppers Plan to Start Holiday Spending Early in 2021

Fluent Commerce, has published new research showing many consumers plan to start their holiday shopping early in 2021. In the U.S., nearly a third (28%) plan to start before November, with more than half before Black Friday. U.K. shoppers are less likely to start as early, but over a fifth …

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GoDaddy launches new eBay integration, to help microbusinesses grow online

GoDaddy Inc. can now be used to sell products on eBay through GoDaddy Websites and Marketing. Using a single dashboard view, the new feature enables business owners to list their inventory with eBay while using Online Store to manage orders and shipping across these platforms, all from one place. There …

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Retail Marketing Group to launch new retail solution Storey

Retail Marketing Group (RMG) is launching a new digital retail solution called Storey, designed to enable live chat and video interactions to take place between consumers and trained brand representatives. Customers will be able to have their queries answered and enjoy informative dialogue directly with the brand, with seamless switching from …

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PPDS boosts retail Omnichannel strategies with Navori Labs Software

PPDS will integrate Navori Lab’s Aquaji marketing analytics and QL digital signage software CMS within its new Intelligent Signage Solution for Retail. The bundled solution includes hardware and software from several leading digital signage industry innovators, providing systems integrators and retailers with a quick-deployment solution aimed at enhancing the customer …

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Prepare for basics shortages as 23% of stores report low stocks and 20% of transport companies stop trading, says ParcelHero

The ONS Business Insights report paints a bleak picture, says the delivery expert ParcelHero. 12.5% of retailers say they have been unable to get key products and 20% of transport companies have suspended business. New UK trade figures released by the Office for National Statistics (ONS) are extremely concerning, says …

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Preparing for Christmas 2021: 58% of UK Consumers Want Real-Time Visibility of Online Orders

The pandemic has changed how consumers in the UK do their Christmas shopping and retailers need to start preparing now for a different looking 2021 holiday peak season, new research has found. The study, From Bricks to Clicks: State of Mobility in Retail 2021 Report, revealed that more than half (58%) of …

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Post Brexit shortages and price hikes loom over Christmas season cheer

The Government is denying visas to vital EU drivers and refusing to acknowledge the continued challenges facing companies who do business with Europe. As retailers start to stock up for Christmas, they face a severe shortage of products and drivers, warns ParcelHero. The festive season may be months away, but …

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