One week to go! Eye on innovation – the Retail Technology Show announces new innovation showcases for 2024

The Retail Technology Show (RTS), the leading industry event that connects retail’s changemakers and leading tech innovators, has announced a series of new showcases that will focus on innovation. Retail’s flagship event, which takes place at London Olympia on the 24 and 25 April 2024, will once again offer a one-stop shop for innovation, and …

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The Retail Technology Show announces the shortlist for its 2024 Innovation Awards

The Retail Technology Show (RTS), the leading industry event that connects retail’s changemakers and leading tech providers, has announced the shortlist of its 2024 Innovation Awards, which champion progressive, best-in-class technologies and solutions. Each year, the RTS Innovation Awards seek out the foremost examples of future-forward innovation from across the RTS show floor, selecting those …

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Retailers forced to take a lead on tech innovation as tech industry fails to lead the way

Tesco, Woolworths Australia, Ahold Delhaize and Shoprite have launched $125 million VC fund to accelerate retail innovation. The fund, called W23 Global, will invest in start-ups and scale-ups over five years. The idea is to “drive faster, more personalised and connected experiences across stores and online.” “At a time when innovation is reshaping retail and …

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KUIU UNLOCKS GLOBAL DTC SUCCESS IN PARTNERSHIP WITH ESW

Performance outdoor apparel brand KUIU has extended its global Direct To Consumer (DTC) and marketing reach into 37 international markets in partnership with ESW, the world’s leading DTC ecommerce company. KUIU manufactures high-quality, performance outdoor apparel and was founded in 2011 with the vision of creating the highest quality ultralight hunting clothing and equipment, designed …

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2 weeks to go! The Retail Technology Show announces a raft of new special events for 2024

As we count down towards the Retail Technology Show (RTS), the leading industry event that connects retail’s changemakers and leading tech innovators, the RTS has announced a series of special events, new for 2024. From showcasing emerging retail formats and examples of stores delivering new and exciting shopping experiences, the series of exclusive events from …

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East of England Co-op rolls out Pricer across its full store estate

East of England Co-operative Society, one of the largest regional co-operatives in the UK, has signed an agreement with Pricer for a full-chain installation in all 120+ of its food stores with the cloud-based platform Pricer Plaza and digital labels. To improve operational efficiency in its 120+ food stores, East of England Co-op has selected …

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Pricer to unveil new connected store solutions at the Retail Technology Show

Pricer, the leading in-store automation and communication solutions, will showcase new connected stores solutions at the Retail Technology Show, taking place at London’s Olympia on 24 & 25 April, 2024.  Exhibiting at booth #6E18, Pricer will present its latest shelf-edge automation and communication solutions that serve the rapidly growing smart retail market, with new applications …

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Millennials are the demographic most influenced by Retail Media ads

Millennials are the most likely shopper demographic to have their buying decisions influenced by Retail Media ads at the shelf-edge, the latest research from the Retail Technology Show (RTS), the industry’s leading event taking place on 24 & 25 April 2024 at London’s Olympia, reveals. Original research of over 1,000 UK adults by RTS showed …

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One in four shoppers avoid buying from international retailers due to concerns around returns

Asendia, a global leader in ecommerce and mail solutions, and ESW, the leading global direct-to-consumer (DTC) ecommerce company, share the latest insights from Shipping and Returns: Leveraging Logistics to Unlock Global Loyalty. Key findings based on data from more than 18,000 respondents in 18 countries show customer expectations regarding the post-purchase journey – particularly regarding …

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Co-op launches Member Prices online and via its app

Member price benefits are now available via Co-op’s own online shop, the retailer announced today, offering additional value and savings for shoppers via its Co-op app or website, and a further boost to the convenience retailer’s Membership growth ambitions. It said it would now offer the same Member price benefits online for its member-owners as …

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