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Professor Michael Feindt explains how tech from Cern will kick-start dynamic pricing and remove gut feeling from 99% of operational decisions.
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Latest m-commerce news
Mallzee, the personalised shopping app dubbed the ‘Tinder of fashion’, has secured £2.5m in funding from backers including Royal Mail.
Argos has laid claim to being the first multichannel retailer in the UK to generate £1bn of m-commerce revenue in a year.
Online retail sales jumped 18% in June, the highest rate of growth so far in 2015, as shoppers splashed out £9.3bn during the month.
Retail news round-up on July 15, 2015: Yodel tells retailers to be realistic with Black Friday expectations, Aldi sign the NFU’s ‘fruit and veg pledge’ and Barclays signs up for Apple Pay.
Apple Pay has gone live in the UK today, nine months after the mobile payments service first launched in the US.
One day after the launch of Apple Pay, Paul Airey, M&S’s head of technology for retail and digital stores, explains how the system works.
The evolution of mobile has seen retailers move on from straightforward apps and mobile sites to look at using mobile in other ways.
At some point in the future, we don’t know when, shoppers will stop carrying plastic payment cards and use their phones instead.
Some retailers are sceptical, but Apple Pay has the potential to drive popular acceptance of contactless payment in this country.