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Why Amazon and luxury aren’t yet happy bedfellows

Why Amazon and luxury aren’t yet happy bedfellows

As the sun sets on another Amazon Prime Day, Verb Brands explores why Amazon hasn’t yet dominated the luxury sector

Will Asda and Just Eat’s foodie joint venture be a success?

Will Asda and Just Eat’s foodie joint venture be a success?

SA Law LLP takes a look at the recent Asda-Just Eat JV to take a look at why it is a great pairing.

The Amazon Prime Day effect

The Amazon Prime Day effect

Over 70% of shoppers are expected to participate and shop for Prime Day deals this year.

The war on waste: Why artificial intelligence is making the fashion industry greener

The war on waste: Why artificial intelligence is making the fashion industry greener

True Fit takes a look at how AI can help retailers ensure their fashion supply chains become more sustainable.

The devolved store: why you need to put the power in the hands of your employees

The devolved store: why you need to put the power in the hands of your employees

Fujitsu outlines why retailers should give their employees more control over local inventory.

Chain reaction – the importance of a sustainable supply chain

Chain reaction – the importance of a sustainable supply chain

Supply chain consultancy, JLL, outlines how retail supply chains need to become more sustainable to reduce both environmental and financial costs.

What can retail learn from banking?

What can retail learn from banking?

Mood Media takes a look at the banking sector and highlights a number of technology innovations helping to improve CX.

Could online save the high street?

Could online save the high street?

Alastair Lockhart, insight director at marketing company Savvy, argues there will always be a high street, just not as we know it.

Why the future shape of fashion has to be circular

Why the future shape of fashion has to be circular

Accenture examines innovative business models which are making the most of the circular economy.

Increasing cross-border sales is an antidote to Brexit anxieties

Increasing cross-border sales is an antidote to Brexit anxieties

Global-e examines the international opportunity for retailers concerned about Brexit.

How to avoid getting left behind in the personalisation arms race

How to avoid getting left behind in the personalisation arms race

Jon Stephens, director of customer experience at Attraqt, gives some top tips on personalisation

Too early to cash out

Too early to cash out

Somo examines the emerging cashless society – but is the industry actually ready to ditch cash?

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