We’re running a series of previews and interviews with speakers around this year’s InternetRetailing Conference (IRC 2019) in the run-up to the event in October. Today we hear from Robin Phillips of Watch Shop about how the retailer approaches new markets
Royal Mail has launched a new tracked and signed service to China, in partnership with China Post. The service come in response to the Royal Mail’s own research suggesting that Chinese online shoppers want to buy from British retailers – but want more choice about delivery
Decathlon, the world’s biggest sports retailer, has announced plans for further UK investment that will see it open its 50th UK store, create 200 jobs by 2021 and drive up its omni-channel presence, after total annual sales grew 14.4% and online sales increased 19.6%.
The trade war between the world’s two largest retail markets is taking its toll, especially on China. Coupled with a slowing domestic auto market, the trade war is hurting Chinese retail sales, especially in ecommerce.
UK based technology start-up Spoon Guru, is set to provide its world-leading and unique dietary preference platform to a host of new international partners, following significant grocery retail partnerships in the United States, Netherlands, Australia and New Zealand.