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2019 Retail Tech Trends: experiential retail

2019 Retail Tech Trends: experiential retail

Mood Media describes how retailers need to up their game when it comes to in-store experience as they step in 2019.

2019 Retail Tech Trends: marketplaces

2019 Retail Tech Trends: marketplaces

Forrester examines how online trends will continue to grow and take marketshare in 2019.

2019 Retail Tech Trends: PSD2 in the EU

2019 Retail Tech Trends: PSD2 in the EU

Twilio takes a look at how new regulations will shake up eCommerce in 2019.

2019 Retail Tech Trends: social commerce

2019 Retail Tech Trends: social commerce

Quill takes a look at why online retailers can’t afford to ignore social commerce

Who won the Christmas campaign battle of 2018?

Who won the Christmas campaign battle of 2018?

App Annie takes a look at the best retail festive campaigns of 2018.

Retail decline, in maps: the loss of square footage on the UK high street

Retail decline, in maps: the loss of square footage on the UK high street

Northumbria University maps out the significant loss of square footage on the UK high street.

How retailers can get the most out of AI

How retailers can get the most out of AI

VoucherCodes.co.uk explains why retailers need to focus on training their employees to get the best out of new technologies likes AI.

Are two data minds better than one?

Are two data minds better than one?

Acxiom takes a look at whether online retailers should share customer data to create a knowledge ecosystem of greater customer insight and relevance.

Why it’s easier than ever to measure the impact of online ads on your physical stores

Why it’s easier than ever to measure the impact of online ads on your physical stores

Journey Further takes a look at how retailers can convert online surfers into in-store shoppers using tools from Google.

Retailers need to learn how to bid on the future of mobile

Retailers need to learn how to bid on the future of mobile

eBay’s Ronny Wenske explores how retailers can learn from the marketplace giants to fully embrace the benefits of mobile in reaching 21st century shoppers.

Does blockchain have a home in retail?

Does blockchain have a home in retail?

Accenture takes a look at the opportunities of blockchain technology in retail.

Black Friday & the nonsensical ‘do we, don’t we? debate

Black Friday & the nonsensical ‘do we, don’t we? debate

Doddle explains why retailers need to get back Black Friday because the annual shopping event is here to stay.

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