Phones 4U files for administrator protection after EE decides not to renew their contract

Independent mobile phone retailer Phones 4U was left no alternative other than to file for administration on Sunday 14th worrying 5, 596 members of staff. The closure follows network operator EE’s decision not to renew its contract with the company (which ends in September 2015).In April 2012, Three was the first to... read more...
10:51AM - Tue 16th September 2014

The Growing Business Awards

The Growing Business Awards November 25th, London Marriott HotelThe most established, respected national recognition of SME and entrepreneurial success. Created by Real Business, held in association with Lloyds Bank and supported by the CBI.This y...
12:42PM - Tue 16th September 2014

H&M collaborate with Alexander Wang in retailer’s latest high profile partnership

H&M have announced their most recent collaboration will be with designer Alexander. The collection will be hitting 250 stores on 6th November as well as being available online. Elle posted a glimpse of the collection on Thursday, revealing that Wa...
11:03AM - Tue 16th September 2014

Retailers ranked according to their Twitter response times to customers

The e-commerce software solution specialists Veeqo last week published the results of their social media experiment to investigate which retailers are considered the best in the UK, using slightly unusual criteria. They tested whether the big reta...
11:03AM - Mon 15th September 2014

Lulu Guinness drives international growth through integrated systems

British-born fashion designer Lulu Guinness OBE is still at the forefront of innovations to improve the way the fashion industry is currently managed. Last year, her label Lulu Guinness (launched in 1989 and specialising in handbags and accessorie...
10:50AM - Mon 15th September 2014

Apple’s new payment system sparks hot debate as experts divided

The announcement that Apple’s new iPhone 6 would come equipped with a mobile wallet had been hotly anticipated by experts, but the details of the new system that many believe could pose a considerable threat to payment giants such as PayPal have d...
10:43AM - Mon 15th September 2014

Apple reveals “game changer” Apple Watch at iPhone 6 launch

At a press conference in San Francisco yesterday, Apple CEO Tim Cook announced not one, not two, but three new Apple products to be released over the next year, calling it “the next chapter in Apple’s story”. In addition to two new iPhones (the 4....
10:11AM - Wed 10th September 2014

Prince George’s new sibling to give another boost to retail sector?

After the announcement by Clarence House yesterday that Kate Middleton was expecting her second child, we take a look at the potential boost of another Royal baby to the retail sector. Speculation surrounding the birth of Prince George had a drama...
10:40AM - Tue 9th September 2014
Bill Loller, Vice President, IBM Smarter Commerce

The rise and fall of showrooming

Over the last two decades, the boom of ecommerce has led to the rise and fall of a number of trends. One of these includes “showrooming” – which sees customers browse for products in shops while using their mobile devices to compare competitor pri...
09:34AM - Fri 5th September 2014

Customers hoover up vacuum cleaners before EU passes new law

Retailers are reporting a spike on sales of powerful hoovers in response to the recent news that the European Union is preparing to ban vacuum cleaners over 1,600 watts. Indeed, some UK businesses have seen a 50 per cent increase in purchases of h...
09:28AM - Fri 5th September 2014

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