Fair immigration and investment in domestic skills needed post-Brexit for transforming retail industry: BRC

The technology-driven transformation of the retail industry and the UK’s decision to leave the European Union means there’s now a pressing need for a fair immigration system, developed alongside a domestic skills agenda, a new report suggests. The British Retail Consortium (BRC) argues in a new report out today, The (more…)

IRC 2017 INTERVIEW Gabrielle O’Hare on the importance of content

Ahead of this year’s InternetRetailing Conference (IRC 2017) we’re previewing the event through features and interviews with key speakers. This week we hear from Gabrielle O’Hare, content director at ContentQueen. Until May, Gabrielle was at Argos where she ran the retailer’s in-house content production facility, leading a project on end-to-end (more…)

IRC 2017 INTERVIEW Philip Driver of Canon Europe on planning for international expansion

Ahead of this year’s InternetRetailing Conference (IRC 2017) we’re previewing the event through features and interviews with key speakers. This week we hear from Philip Driver, head of ecommerce, EMEA, at Canon Europe. InternetRetailing: At IRC 2017 you’ll be speaking on a panel on developing digital ability to structure and (more…)