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US furniture giant Williams-Sonoma opened its first UK store today under the West Elm fascia.
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Aldi has sold out of its budget Lifetab tablet, which is priced at £80, just 24 hours after it launched in the UK.
Tesco has launched interactive Christmas window shops in twelve Metro stores around the country, including on Regent Street, with augmented reality technology enabling shoppers to scan and shop using their mobile phones.
John Lewis sales surged for the week to November 30 driven by Black Friday deals including iPads, TVs and PlayStation 4s.
Visa has launched its digital wallet service V.me across Europe, giving Visa users the ability to pay with their mobile phones.
Shoe specialist Clarks is rolling out iPads to measure children’s feet as it works to evolve its in-store services.
Retail Week looks back over the 7 most popular multichannel stories from 2013.
Retail Week looks back over the 6 biggest retail technology stories from 2013.
UK consumers will wait at home for an average of over 140 minutes for online shopping deliveries this Christmas, costing the country an equivalent of over £850m. There is clearly a way to go to ensure that the retail back end catches up with the promise of an omnichannel world.
If you’re ever unsure about what to do next to improve your mobile app, it’s worth taking a leaf out of Harris + Hoole’s book.