Micro-location technology company Localz named first JLAB winner

JLAB office - July 2014 Issue

Start up business Localz has won £100,000 in investment and the chance to trial its micro-location technology with John Lewis after winning the retailer’s first technology business incubator, JLAB. The company’s technology triggers smartphone messages for customers according to their location. It could, for example, offer customers the chance to (more…)

Omnichannel approach yields higher sales – but only when systems are fully joined-up: report

Dominos Pizza

Taking an omnichannel approach to trading has helped major retailers report sales growth of between 10% and 20% over the last year, according to new research. But moving towards omnichannel can present a problem for retailers who concentrate on the front end rather than building a fully integrated omnichannel model, (more…)