IRX/EDX 2015 PREVIEW More than 7,000 visitors expected to set new records at fast-growing multichannel event

audience at IRX

More than 7,000 visitors, including retailers from around the world, are expected at this year’s Internet Retailing Expo (IRX). There they’ll hear from scores of expert speakers hailing from retailers as diverse as John Lewis, ao.com, Monsoon Accessorize, and Selfridges. Keynote speakers at the event, which this year runs alongside (more…)

House of Fraser reports ‘record’ Christmas trading, with Black Friday its best online day ever

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A strategy of investment in customers’ shopping experience both online and in stores has paid dividends for House of Fraser , its chief executive said today as he reported record Christmas trading figures, including a Black Friday that was 70% ahead of any previous day’s trading. The multichannel department store (more…)