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Asos appoints chief growth officer

Asos appoints chief growth officer

Asos appoints Robert Birge to newly-created role of chief growth officer – the first of several planned new senior hires.

DFS rolls out in-store Chromebooks and moves website to cloud

DFS rolls out in-store Chromebooks and moves website to cloud

DFS strengthens partnership with Google, introducing its hardware in stores and beginning the process of migrating its web platform to the cloud.

Sainsbury's upgrades invoice processing systems

Sainsbury's upgrades invoice processing systems

Sainsbury's reports benefits from introducing new invoice matching software.

#DF19: President Obama on smart business leadership

#DF19: President Obama on smart business leadership

President Obama takes to the keynote stage at Dreamforce 2019 to advise businesses on how to attract the best emerging talent.

Adidas unveils augmented reality experience in London flagship

Adidas unveils augmented reality experience in London flagship

Adidas and Instagram combine for augmented reality experiences in its new London flagship store.

#DF19: How Kellogg’s is using mobile to improve B2B orders

#DF19: How Kellogg’s is using mobile to improve B2B orders

Kellogg’s describes how it has rolled out a mobile app to speed up and gamify retail orders.

Naked Wines CEO Gormley to retire

Naked Wines CEO Gormley to retire

Online drinks subscription service Naked Wines announces CEO, Rowan Gormley, will retire in the new year to be replaced by Nick Devlin.

Liverpool store for Mint Velvet

Liverpool store for Mint Velvet

Expanding fashion chain moves into Liverpool ONE

CH rebrands and redesigns for changing shoppers

CH rebrands and redesigns for changing shoppers

Independent chemist changes name to reflect breadth of offer

#DF19: L’Oréal on putting customers at the centre of beauty

#DF19: L’Oréal on putting customers at the centre of beauty

L’Oreal CIO describes how its digital transformation has seen a 49% increase in eCommerce revenue.

#DF19: Technology blended with human touch is key for Gucci

#DF19: Technology blended with human touch is key for Gucci

Gucci CEO describes how unlike fast fashion, luxury retail can’t just rely on data, but must also focus on its people to succeed.

Interactive lighting and screens for new LEGO store

Interactive lighting and screens for new LEGO store

Fun and storytelling key to customer engagement in new store