InternetRetailing Magazine – May 2015 – Issue 52 (IRM52)

Our May issue focuses on the impact that other sectors are having on retailing online. Features include: a look at mobile payments in transport, ticketing and charities; augmented and virtual realities; the use of digital in store by other sectors; the engagement strategies of consumer magazines and how retailers can prepare for the Internet of Things. 

Emma Herrod interviewed Bertrand Bodson, Chief Digital Officer, Home Retail Group to get his take on transformation, speed and the Argos [IRDX RARG]customer.

Very [IRDX RVER] Exclusive features in our retail review, joined by our regular sections around the world, dashboard and editors’ comments.

 The articles and features are linked on the right, or click on the button to access the pdf/page-turner digital version of the magazine. As ever, please do send through your comments and suggestions to

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Argos is a large multichannel home and general merchandise retailer. It is a pioneer in multichannel retail, having successfully pivoted its legacy operations into the eCommerce age. (more…)




Very (also known as is a British online retailer. The brand was launched in the UK in July 2009 as part of Shop Direct Group. Very was formerly known as Littlewoods Direct. (more…)