Star Micronics launches unique POS receipt printers with 5 interfaces plus Hub multiple connectivity at EuroCIS 2018

High Wycombe, UK, 21 February 2018: At EuroCIS 2018 (27 February – 1 March, Messe Düsseldorf, Germany), Star Micronics will be demonstrating the future of POS connectivity with pioneering solutions from leading software partners Arcant, Bit Bakers (Flour.io), Inventorum, iZettle and Pickware on Stand 9/A14. Star offers a range of flexible solutions that can easily be upgraded as your POS system evolves. From complex retail systems to a simple pop-up setup, Star has the expertise and wealth of experience to provide a tailored cost-effective solution. Leading the field in traditional…

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UK shoppers demand VR and AI tech alongside a more integrated omnichannel shopping experience

Half of respondents would like more retailers to enable them to see how an outfit might look on them virtually – whether online or instore LONDON, 20 February 2018 – InternetRetailing EXPO, Europe’s leading event for digital and multichannel retail, today launches the results from its ‘Future of Retail’ survey, which investigated 2,000 UK consumers’ attitudes to retail experiences both online and in store. The results show that although the UK won’t be moving to a purely virtual, exclusively online retail world anytime soon, there is a clear demand for…

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POSBANK to Showcase Newest Retail POS Solutions at EuroCIS 2018

SEOUL, SOUTH KOREA, FEBRUARY 20 – POSBANK Co., Ltd., a leading global provider of Point of Sale solutions, will showcase its newest retail POS products and solutions at EuroCIS 2018, the leading trade fair for retail technology, Feb 27 – Mar 1 in Düsseldorf, Germany. At the show, POSBANK will present the latest Point of Sale solutions to enable retailers to maximize operation efficiency and enhance customer experiences. For a retail POS solution, a supermarket POS solution will be a highlight on the show floor. The E-Gate™, IO expansion box,…

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One Fifth of Brits Would Use A Robot Gift Generator to Choose the Right Valentine’s Gift

It’s Valentine’s Day, and if you’ve been stressing about what to buy your other half, the results of the latest survey from the folks at InternetRetailing EXPO, Europe’s leading event for digital and multichannel retail (21st-22nd March 2018, NEC), may be of interest to you. To help celebrate, it’s pre-released a couple of statistics from its upcoming Future of Shopping survey, which asked 2000 UK consumers a range of questions about experience of and attitudes towards online v instore shopping habits. One of the areas studied was artificial intelligence and…

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itsu cooks up a replacement service desk with ServiceNow and TeamUltra

ServiceNow’s enterprise service management capabilities to drive greater self-service TeamUltra – a Computacenter Company – today announced that Asian-inspired restaurant chain itsu, has selected ServiceNow for a service management centralisation project. The implementation, which will be completed with the support of ServiceNow Gold Services partner TeamUltra, is scheduled to be completed in Q1 2018. It will enable the food retailer to improve operational efficiency, enhance service delivery levels and improve management and control of the IT infrastructure, Facilities Management and Supply Chain for their UK stores. Founded in 1997, itsu…

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Thought Provoking Consulting (TPC) continues its expansion into the US by investing in Change 4 Growth (C4G)

San Diego, January 11, 2018 – Thought Provoking Consulting Group, a specialist retail consultancy, are happy to announce that it has invested in US based Change Management Consulting company Change 4 Growth, formerly known as Sequent Consulting. Change 4 Growth is America’s top retail boutique firm for Transformational Change. C4G has created a niche where they help their clients deal with change at every level within the organization. Whether it is change impacting individual contributors, leaders or the total organization, their methods and experience have been proven to increase performance,…

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Major UK retailers unaware, unprepared, and paralysed in the face of PSD2, says Consult Hyperion and CCgroup study

Consult Hyperion and CCgroup research reveals less than half of retailers are aware of PSD2 and 67% are not ready to comply by January 13th 2018 Merchants treating regulation as compliance issue not business opportunity, with only 16% looking to take advantage of PSD2 Report calls for retail technology v endors to educate retailers and help them innovate London, 10th January 2018 – New research from independent technical consultancy Consult Hyperion and tech PR consultancy CCgroup, reveals that major UK retailers are unaware, unprepared and paralysed ahead of the Second…

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InternetRetailing EXPO returns for 2018 with focus on omnichannel

LONDON, 20 December 2017 – InternetRetailing EXPO, Europe’s leading event for digital and multichannel retail returns to the National Exhibition Centre (NEC) in Birmingham on 21-22 March 2018. This year’s event will have a strong focus on omnichannel, with a programme that encourages attendees to explore how they can extend online success to deliver the type of frictionless customer experiences that have been proven to win customer loyalty and additional sales. Now in its eighth year, InternetRetailing EXPO will once again be co-located with eDelivery EXPO, Europe’s only dedicated fulfilment…

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Tryzens delivers Salesforce Commerce Cloud integration for UK Click & Collect start-up HubBox

Tryzens selected to develop integration solution for the Salesforce® Commerce Cloud platform, to enable innovative start up HubBox to service retailers such as Jack Wills to offer 2,000+ additional collection points as a delivery option for their customers, increasing customer choice and convenience. Tryzens has successfully completed the development of a pre-built integration or ‘cartridge’ for innovative UK start-up HubBox, which will enable Salesforce Commerce Cloud users to reduce the time to market for the new delivery start-up. With more than 100 retailers already deploying HubBox as their Click &…

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