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What they said about Omnichannel 2015

B&M reports strong revenue growth

B&M European Value Retail has seen its full year group revenues grow by 29.5% to £1.65 billion as the company continues to expand its network of stores.
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Checkout abandonment reaches record low

A new study has found that checkout abandonment rates for UK online retail sites fell to a record low of 26% in the first quarter of 2015.

Kingfisher hails 'solid' start to the year

Kingfisher, the owner of B&Q, has said it made a “solid” start to the new financial year as sales at its Screwfix chain climbed by 26.8%.

First former Co-operative Pharmacies relaunch as Well

Bestway Group has announced the opening of the first former Co-operative Pharmacy branches trading under the new brand name of Well.

Royal Selangor opens London flagship store

Luxury pewter specialist Royal Selangor has opened a UK flagship store in London’s King’s Road.

Argos opens first digital stores in Sainsbury’s supermarkets

Argos is to open its first digital stores within Sainsbury’s supermarkets today as part of plans to open ten of the shops across the supermarket chain this summer.

Card Factory makes strong start to 2015

Greeting card retailer Card Factory increased its revenue by 7.5% in the three months to 30 April with the performance driven by like-for-like sales growth, new store openings and a rise in online sales.

Tiger enjoys 'record' year in 2014

Zebra, the parent company of Danish homewares and accessories chain Tiger, saw its revenue surge by 44% to DKK 2,464 million in 2014 as growth was fuelled by international expansion.

Non-food retail sector tops charts for customer service

New research has shown that non-food retailers continue to set the standard for customer satisfaction in the UK.

Retail solutions news

Think 'experience' not 'channel'

Consumers are driving unification of online and physical platforms and retailers must take their lead. Commentry by Raja Ray, Verifone.

Digitise as a matter of survival: Is your Store ready?

Technology takes over London next month as swarms of start-ups, industry champions and disruptive dreamers showcase the latest ways to better connect the world.
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