If you want to know anything about in-store digital propositions, then Craig Smith is the man to ask. He made his name at Marks & Spencer, where he was the driving force behind the delivery of the in-store digital pilots, taking them from concept all the way through to full production rollout.
The importance of website translation can be underestimated in the retail sector. However, a survey conducted by the Common Sense Advisory has shown that customers would rather buy products from websites that are in their own language.
Global ecommerce sales passed the trillion dollar milestone for the first time last year, according to the latest figures. Much of this growth is in the Asia-Pacific region, which is predicted to account for a third of all online sales this year.
No business is too small to export, according to the organisers of Export Week. The relatively weak pound and tough market conditions at home are two good reasons to consider exploring new opportunities overseas.
The UK has been called a nation of shopkeepers – but we’re also a nation of online shoppers.
Dancing robots, eye-activated televisions, ultra-thin tablets, super-connected homes… it can only be IFA 2012, the world’s biggest consumer goods showcase. The Berlin trade fair gives a glimpse of the future of technology and how it could change our lives in the next few years.