Micro-location technology company Localz named first JLAB winner

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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…)

Tesco multichannel director Robin Terrell steps in to run its UK business

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Robin Terrell, Tesco‘s group multichannel director, has stepped in to run the supermarket’s UK business while an internal investigation examines a £250m “overstatement of its expected profits” for the first half of its financial year. Terrell, reported the BBC, takes charge of Tesco’s UK leadership team as an investigation launches (more…)

INTERVIEW Darek Sokolowski, of NoNoobs.pl, on the Polish ecommerce market

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As the fast-growing Polish ecommerce market reaches a new maturity, InternetRetailing asked Darek Sokolowski, chairman of NoNoobs.pl, which is organising the CEE’s first dedicated ecommerce tradeshow, about the opportunities and challenges. Internet Retailing: How big is the ecommerce market in Poland? How fast is it growing and what are projections (more…)