InternetRetailing Media acquires Fulfilment & e.logistics and m.logistics magazines

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InternetRetailing Media has bought two specialist logistics magazines to boost a publishing portfolio that focuses on multichannel retailing and related industries. The move to buy Fulfilment & e.logistics and m.logistics Magazines follows hard on the heels of January’s launch of eDelivery magazine. It comes soon after the sale of Internet (more…)

Bank administrators sell off its social media following, and other IP assets

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The administrators of multichannel fashion retailer Bank Fashion are selling off intellectual property (IP) assets including its social media following and its domain name. The sale is being conducted by IP specialists Metis Partners, under instruction from Bank’s joint administrators at Deloitte. A social media following said to number “in (more…)

CEGID REPORT: Treat customers as VIPs for success in the Chinese market

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Retailers and brands moving into the Chinese market need to treat customers as VIPs, according to Sylvain Jauze, director of international operations at French technology company Cegid. “[In China, retailers] don’t speak about CRM, they speak about VIP management,” he told a briefing of international journalists at Cegid’s Connections conference (more…)

Shop Direct chief executive welcomes Budget boost to broadband, plus more reaction

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Shop Direct chief executive Alex Baldock has welcomed news of a boost to broadband in yesterday’s Budget. Chancellor George Osborne yesterday said in his Budget speech that the government would support long-term investment in digital communications infrastructure, including what he termed “a new ambition that ultrafast broadband of at least (more…)