OKI Europe Continues Spirit of Innovation with Launch of Augmented Reality App, Designed to Open Up a World of Instore Print Applications to Retailers

The OKI Augmented Reality (AR) Showroom is the first application utilising AR to help retailers realise the potential of printing in-store to drive customer engagement and increase basket value Egham, Surrey, 18th October 2018 – OKI Europe Ltd today announced the launch of its new smartphone app, the ‘OKI AR Showroom’ at VISCOM Italia. This innovation enables customers to visualise OKI’s devices as well as high impact visual communications materials in their own environments through the use of Augmented Reality (AR). Designed for retailers, the app is free to use…

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Star launches unique POS printer with 5 Interfaces and Multiple Peripheral Hub Functionality at Restaurant and Bar Tech Live 2018

High Wycombe, UK, 20 September 2018 At Restaurant and Bar Tech Live 2018 (25 – 26 September 2018, ExCel, London), international POS printer manufacturer Star Micronics will be demonstrating on Stand 2760 how it leads the field in POS innovation for hospitality with its latest launch of the first POS printer with 5 traditional and unique interfaces with multiple peripheral hub functionality. Star will be joined by a number of software and payment partners including AccentPOS, Emperium POS, iZettle and TouchBistro. Ever mindful that hospitality venues are looking for sustainability,…

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Waitrose & Partners launches two-hour delivery trial

Supermarket partners with On the dot to offer customers two-hour and same-day deliveries LONDON, 19th September 2018 – From today, Waitrose & Partners customers can have their food and drink delivered straight to their door within two hours or on the same day for the first time as part of a new trial. The supermarket has teamed up with On the dot, the last mile retail delivery startup*, to launch ‘Waitrose Rapid Delivery’ in selected London postcodes (SW5, SW6 , SW10, WC1, WC2, EC1, CR5 and CR8). Customers in these…

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Discover the Latest Innovations of Retail Printing with BIXOLON at Paris Retail Week 2018

Showcasing the future of POS, Label and Mobile Printing Technology Paris Retail Week (10-12 September 2018, Paris, France) – BIXOLON a leading global manufacturer of advanced Mobile Label and POS printers, will be encouraging visitors onto the BIXOLON stand S 039 at Paris Retail Week 2018 to explore the future of printing technology for today’s complex Retail market. Inspiring retailers with the future of POS receipt printing, BIXOLON will be exhibiting the SRP-Q300 3-inch (80mm) Direct Thermal cube desktop printer series offering flexible mPOS printing. Including the SRP-QE300 entry-level printer…

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New AI-based ecommerce personalisation tech helps golf retailer increase online order values by 18%

Function18 doubles on-site engagement and makes visitors 1.3x more likely to buy with newly launched Nosto technology that delivers a ‘personalised store to every customer’   Function18.com, which sells golf clothing from top sports brands such as Nike and Adidas, has seen an 18% increase in average order values while doubling page views and time-on-site with new AI-powered personalisation technology from Nosto. The newly launched technology can automatically personalise every element on a retail site from the navigation bar, banners, videos and Call To Actions (CTAs), to logos – for…

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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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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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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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