COTTON USA reveals latest UK shopping trends

Man-made fibres are falling out of fashion, as more UK consumers choose natural materials 45% of Brits feel optimistic about their current financial situation, compared to 37% in 2014 UK consumers believe manufacturers, followed by brands and themselves, are to blame for non-environmentally friendly fashion 16 July 2018, London – New research released today by COTTON USA reveals the latest shopping habits of UK consumers – including where and how consumers buy products, their financial optimism, qualities that motivate purchase decisions, and material preferences. The findings, from COTTON USA’s Global…

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Vestcom International, Inc. Acquires Integrated Retail Limited

Little Rock, Ark.— July 11, 2018—Vestcom, the leading provider of technology-enabled shelf-edge media solutions to the retail and consumer products industry, today announced the acquisition of Integrated Retail Limited (“iRex”), the UK-based retail technology company best-known for its multimedia pricing system iRexM3. The addition of iRex’s innovative solutions to Vestcom’s industry leading platform will benefit current and future clients by delivering clear and consistent content to the shelf edge via multiple forms of media, including digital, to delight shoppers, build brand loyalty and drive growth. John Lawlor, chairman and chief…

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RiskIQ finds Ticketmaster breach part of massive credit card skimming campaign affecting over 800 e-commerce sites

London, UK – July 10, 2018 – RiskIQ, the leader in digital threat management, today revealed that its researchers have discovered that the recent breach of Ticketmaster was not a one-off event as initially reported, but part of a massive digital credit card-skimming campaign by the threat group Magecart affecting over 800 e-commerce sites around the world. The report highlights how Magecart has evolved tactically from hacking sites directly, to now targeting widely used third-party components. This approach grants them access to even more victims-sometimes 10,000 or more instantly. According…

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SML continues to expand capacity to support growing global RFID market for Retail

– An impressive year for RFID has been witnessed across the globe – July, 3rd 2018 – SML, the leading full-service Item-level RFID solution provider, has today announced its impressive progress in the retail industry. In 2017, the company produced over 1.4 billion encoded RFID tags, allowing SML to deliver encoded RFID tags to over 95% of the retail RFID rollout projects around the world. SML is a trusted partner to the world’s largest retailers and top fashion brands, delivering proven results and rapid ROI. SML offers a broad range…

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BIXOLON launches New Product Technology Documentation Website for the Developer Community

BIXOLON mPOS product documentation site is aimed for those associated with the Retail, Hospitality and Payment industries BIXOLON Co., Ltd a leading global Mobile, Label and POS Printer manufacturer today announced the launch of a NEW mPOS technology website, DOCS.BIXOLON.COM aimed at the System Integrator and Software Developer community to provide support centred around BIXOLON’s B-gate intelligent hub solution. The site supports BIXOLON B-gate SDK API integration information for applications and test sample code. This enables developers to integrate BIXOLON printing technology into their cloud-based (remote printing) and web-based (local…

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Gift Universe Group choose iRexM3 as their multimedia pricing system

London, 25 June 2018: Gift Universe Group, the fast-growing gifts and gadget retailer, whose brands include Menkind and RED5, today announced that they have chosen Integrated Retail’s iRexM3 as their multimedia pricing system. Gift Universe has grown consistently and impressively in the highly competitive gifts and gadgets market, and this growth is even more striking against a backdrop of the highly publicised difficulties and challenges in today’s retail market. Gift Universe has achieved this growth through canny retailing, dynamic merchandising and constant innovation at the shelf edge, where thriving retailers…

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The Importance of Contactability for Retailers

New video from Retail expert Yonder Digital Group reveals data on the importance of customer contactability through effective technology deployment May 2018 – Yonder Digital Group, the customer experience experts, have released a new video outlining the importance of customer contactability for retailers deploying the latest contact technology, and how it can significantly enhance commercial outcomes. In an economic environment where high street retailers are coming under increased revenue and margins pressures, providing customers with a seamless experience across multiple channels and multiple technologies – online and offline – is…

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Amplience launches Dynamic Content and redefines CMS for retail

LONDON, UK – May 8 2018 – Amplience, the platform for retail engagement, announces the release of Dynamic Content, the next iteration of the company’s CMS for retail. Launched at this year’s Retail Engagement Summits in London and New York, Dynamic Content is a content production, management and delivery tool that allows retailers to deliver deeply engaging and targeted shopping experiences, across all channels and at any scale. Uniquely, Dynamic Content facilitates the planning, scheduling and delivery of content across web, app and store channels from inside one platform, handing control…

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LUNDI MATIN demonstrates its RoverCash Tablet POS solution on Star Micronics’ stand at RBTE 2018

High Wycombe, UK, 2 May 2018 At RBTE 2018 (2 – 3 May, Olympia, London), LUNDI MATIN, a company specialising in POS software and touchscreen applications, will demonstrate its RoverCash solution on Star Micronics’ stand (F100). Many software companies have started to develop and market mobile tablet POS solutions designed for SMEs. To stand out in this highly competitive environment, Star Micronics and LUNDI MATIN have developed a strategic alliance to provide a unified solution for point of sale. The RoverCash app is compatible with various Star devices, designed for…

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Vivitek’s NovoDSmini is set to Deliver Maximum Digital Signage Performance for SMEs

Hoofddorp, the Netherlands, May 2, 2018 – Small to medium-sized enterprises ranging from cafes, hairdressers, beauty salons, garages, small retailers and even office reception areas, are now set to become even more vibrant thanks to the introduction of Vivitek’s new NovoDSmini digital signage solution. Ideally suited to all SMEs – whatever their line of business – the NovoDSmini brings the benefits of affordable, easy-to-use indoor digital signage to small companies who want to liven up their premises by displaying and sharing dynamic content. NovoDSmini presents SMEs with an effortless way…

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