Events

Diebold Nixdorf maps out route for self-service in fashion retail

Self-service in fashion retail was the focus of an event in London between 6-7 November, hosted by Diebold Nixdorf in association with an array of key industry partners.

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Five questions to ask your prospective workforce management partner

Retail Connections attended Reflexis’ recent EMEA Customer Forum, and has put together five questions retailers should be asking their prospective workforce management partner.

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Are you measuring laughter per square foot?

Retail Connections attended a retail evening hosted by Klarna, to hear expert consumer insights from the industry.

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Amazon, Virgin Trains and the rise of voice commerce

Virgin Trains is currently allowing customers to book tickets using voice commerce capabilities on Amazon’s Alexa. Natasha Toothill, head of enterprise at Amazon Pay, sees it as a landmark moment in the advent of a new era for retailers and consumer-facing brands.

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Future Stores Europe: Time to dream bigger

After two days chairing the Future Stores Europe Conference in London, my head is still spinning with all the ideas I learned from both the speakers and the audience.

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Future Stores: Latest innovations in ‘Bricks and Mobile’

Future Stores Europe looked at many of the major themes impacting today’s retail world, but one that stood out during the two-day event was that of ‘brick & mobile’.

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RBTE in review: robots, reboots and retail’s need for responsiveness

Two days out of the office at RBTE brought to light how retailers are looking to build more adaptability into their operations, and the event showed plenty of vendors are willing to lend them a hand.

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Future Stores 2018: Upgrading bricks and mortar

At this year’s Future Stores conference (16 – 17 May, Hilton London Tower Bridge), the central theme is ‘reimagining retail’. Future-gazing is a must for today’s established retailers, who are vulnerable to fast-changing consumer tastes and competition from digital disruptors, so this gathering of retail professionals from across Europe promises to be hugely enlightening. The …

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5 benefits of Co-op Food’s logistics upgrade

Co-op Food solutions specialist Barry Morgan is looking to add more agility and flexibility to the grocer’s logistics operation. He provided details of the upgrading process during a presentation at RBTE.

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Why JML’s ‘screen to screen synergy’ is relevant in modern retail

The CEO of consumer products retail business JML, Ken Daly, explains to RBTE delegates why the company’s “screen to screen synergy” policy helps drive sales.

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