Mobile retail apps can be powerful drivers of sales growth when done right, however many retailers are failing to deliver a high quality interactive shopping experience, according to a new report from Apadmi.
Textiles tradefair Techtextil, which will be held from May 9-12, 2017 in the US, showed examples of the links between textiles and technology at the Fashiontech conference during the Berlin Fashion Week.
UK womenswear chain East has reported a surge in Christmas sales and continuing strong trading in the New Year. It also said international expansion is a key focus and that it is moving to a see-now-buy-now model.
Media Saturn, part of retailer Metro, is trialling a new service to allow customers to rent devices such as drones or VR headsets, in a bid to tempt customers to try out new products after sluggish Christmas sales.