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Retail Analytics: Hoxton Analytics interview

For Hoxton Analytics, Big Data is crucial to improving processes and outcomes within the world around us. The problem is, methods for collecting data in the real world are beginning to overstep the boundary of what’s acceptable in terms of customer privacy. As invasive facial recognition and customer location techniques become increasingly popular methods of…

Retail delivery innovation: On The Dot

On the dot is a new challenge to your average delivery service, putting customer convenience as their prime focus. We spoke to Laura-Jayne Winning, Sales and Marketing Manager, about retail delivery innovation and what she thinks differentiates On the dot from other delivery services. What is On the Dot’s vision? Our vision is to give consumers…

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How TrueStart encourages new innovation in retail

TrueStart invest in businesses that they think have strong potential and exciting concepts, combining investment capital with powerful ideas to build strong businesses. One of their most enthusing elements is that they have an investment hub, a space that breeds creativity thanks to its active and productive atmosphere. We spoke to Baz Saidieh, CEO, about…

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Trend Insight: Oisin Lunny of OpenMarket

If you’ve read our fact file, you’ll understand the importance of mobile to retail. One company specialising in helping retailers to use mobile to engage with customers, suppliers and employees is OpenMarket. We spoke with Oisin Lunny, Senior Market Development Manager for OpenMarket, for our latest interview trend insight. Can you describe what OpenMarket does…

Omnichannel retail, retail, tech, retail innovations, Delivery innovation, retail trends, retail design

13 Companies Doing Omnichannel Retail Brilliantly

By Simi A. Mira What is omnichannel retail? “Omnichannel” means solutions that beautifully link up online, offline and mobile shopping. No store is solely offline any more – all offline shopping is influenced by online shopping, whether a brand has an online presence or not. Introduction to omnichannel retail The proliferation of online shopping in the…

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Retail Strategy: Interview with Ometria

Ometria is the go-to company for retailers when it comes to getting a deeper insight into their customers buying habits both online and in-store. We spoke with CEO, Ivan Mazour to get a greater understanding of the marketing automation platform and what he feels are the next trends for retail strategy and promotion. How would…