One of the brilliant effects of the internet is that you don’t need a premises to kick off a business, or a till, or even a market stool. All you need is your product, some determination, and a website – and many of the most successful e-commerce brands started off with just that.
A new study has found that nearly 30% of consumers would like to see more innovation in mobile apps to enable the technology to provide a more personalised shopping experience.
Mobile devices are increasingly impacting people’s lives and this is continuing to affect the way they engage with retailers. Merchants are recognising this as a driver to transforming their business models in order to satisfy the more complex demands of customers.
Luxury lifestyle brand The White Company is upsizing at the Bluewater retail and leisure destination to create a 5,881 square foot statement store on Bluewater’s lower Guildhall.
When the UK voted for Brexit last June, not only did it break the heart of nearly half of its voting population but it also threatened to fracture the whole of the EU project right down the middle.
When we discuss Millennials and Generation Z, it's not just about selling to these generations now. These are our future chief executives and managing directors. Should we be planning now to restructure our businesses to accommodate what they will expect?