GUEST COMMENT: Shoppers are now mobile first, but many retailers still have to catch up

Bruno Berthezene Solocal

People are spending more time connected to mobile devices, particularly smartphones. At the same time customers expect their preferred brands to be able to answer every question they may have during their shopping journey and beyond; they want this information available anytime, anywhere and on any device. Unfortunately not all (more…)

Wearable tech set to boom this Christmas – with long term impact on retail business, believes Samsung

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According to research commissioned by Samsung  Electronics and prepared by the Centre for Retail Research (CRR), 2014 is set to be the year that the wearables sector begins making a significant economic impact with its predicted value across the UK, Germany, Spain and the Netherlands likely to hit £924.2 million (more…)