With a track record of successful grants to families from fashion retailers including M&S, Jigsaw, Top Man and Monsoon, the Fashion & Textile Children’s Trust (FTCT) has become a well recognised charity within the fashion retail industry, and quite rightly so. For those of you who attend the Drapers Awards / Drapers Independent Awards, […]
Fast food chain McDonald’s held its first ‘hackathon’ recently in London as a route to finding new ways to integrate digital into its stores as it seeks ways to revive flagging sales. This is the latest in a long line of digital initiatives at the company. In the US it has set up an in-house […]
Amazon is building an impressive same-day delivery infrastructure and eBay is also creating a super quick logistics proposition – helped by its purchase of 90-minute service Shutl – among others out there. Not wanting to be left out Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz recently stated his intention to launch a home delivery service in selected US […]
Hardly a week goes by without another retailer announcing its creation of an innovation lab – somewhere that they can play around with the latest technology to develop applications that improve efficiencies or enhance the customer experience. Tesco set up a digital office in London’s Silicon Roundabout; Net-A-Porter set up a department dedicated to its […]
Orlando Martins, our CEO, is featured in the latest Retail Insider Profile of “Movers and Shakers” It’s fantastic that Retail Insider has recognised Orlando, as one of the leaders in the industry. In this profile he ‘bares all’ as their journalist asks some tricky questions! Download the full interview in pdf format.