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Over a quarter of consumers find Christmas shopping online as stressful as purchasing in-store

Over a quarter of consumers find Christmas shopping online as stressful as purchasing in-store

More than a quarter (27%) of Christmas shoppers find buying presents online just as stressful as going in-store.

Retailers break down silos to deliver the omnichannel experience

Retailers break down silos to deliver the omnichannel experience

By Tridip Saha, vice president and head of Europe for Sonata Software.

There will always be customers who buy the latest product from a brand as it becomes available, whether it is the latest political thriller, smartphone or sports shoe. Equally, there are customers who do their research and know precisely what they want to buy, down to the model number.

What’s the big deal? Consumers are price conscious all year round

What’s the big deal? Consumers are price conscious all year round

By Samuel Dean, CEO and founder, Pricesearcher.

Black Friday is almost upon us again, and it's that time of year when consumers expect to bag a bargain ahead of the busy Christmas shopping period.

Retail 2.0: Is there a comeback on the cards for bricks and mortar stores?

Retail 2.0: Is there a comeback on the cards for bricks and mortar stores?

By Danny Molhoek, Managing Director & Country General Manager of Lexmark UK and Ireland.

Half of online shoppers abandon a purchase if they can’t get the delivery choices they want, according to new research

Half of online shoppers abandon a purchase if they can’t get the delivery choices they want, according to new research

Retailers and brands cannot afford to become complacent about the strategic role that delivery plays in their eCommerce strategies according to new research.

Omnico partners with VGS to provide a complete ticketing and transactional guest solution for theme parks and resorts

Omnico partners with VGS to provide a complete ticketing and transactional guest solution for theme parks and resorts

Omnico Group, the Cloud-based point-of-sale (POS) and customer engagement solutions provider, and VGS, the supplier of cutting edge ticketing solutions and services, have signed a global partnership agreement.

Five steps to move from traditional grocery retail to omni-channel

Five steps to move from traditional grocery retail to omni-channel

By Mikko Kärkkäinen, CEO at Relex Solutions.

Just a few short years ago, many senior grocery retail executives were looking at the world of eCommerce and saying, "It's not for us." But how times have changed.

AI to provide the antidote to pressures on retailers following Brexit, says Blue Yonder

AI to provide the antidote to pressures on retailers following Brexit, says Blue Yonder

Retailers, currently suffering through some of the most challenging trading conditions they have ever faced, should look to new technology to optimise their operations, reduce their costs and strengthen their bottom line.

Maplin selects Ensono to deliver its multichannel future in Amazon Web Services

Maplin selects Ensono to deliver its multichannel future in Amazon Web Services

Maplin, the UK specialist technology retailer, has selected Ensono to help bring its signature instore customer experience online; improving flexibility and consumer choice.

MAPIC 2017: Exclusive access to local partners for retailers

MAPIC 2017: Exclusive access to local partners for retailers

More than 2,100 representatives of international retail brands are expected at MAPIC, including 500 first-timer brands.

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