General Retail Technology News

Retail IT and technology news articles comprising case studies, product information, opinion articles, reports, new contract wins and product launches. The site hosts information from trade associations, government departments, research analysts and the vendor community. These articles are about specific industry IT solutions and topics relating to how improvements and efficiency gains can be made by the use of information technology in-store and in the retail supply chain. All topics are covered in these articles which include Mobile Computing, RFID, Automatic Identification/Datacapture (AIDC), Printing & Labelling, EPoS systems, Kiosk TechnologySurveillance & Security, Internet Retailing, Retail Supply Chain Management, Digital Signage, through to current news,informed opinion articles and key events on the retail calendar.

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New security system delivers 36% reduction in staff injuries for Post Office

New security system delivers 36% reduction in staff injuries for Post Office

An integrated security system that includes new IP cameras and two-way audio technology has seen the rate of injuries as a result of attacks on Post Office staff decline by 36% in just three years.

AMP Clean Energy places Paragon’s logistics software at heart of customer experience transformation

AMP Clean Energy places Paragon’s logistics software at heart of customer experience transformation

AMP Clean Energy, formerly Forest Fuels, a leading biomass wood fuel supplier in the UK, has selected Paragon’s route optimisation software and fleXipod ePOD system to help transform its customer experience.

Rituals Cosmetics selects Logility to help increase visibility and develop a robust omnichannel sales & operations planning process

Rituals Cosmetics selects Logility to help increase visibility and develop a robust omnichannel sales & operations planning process

Logility, Inc. has announced Rituals Cosmetics has selected Logility Voyager Solutions to set the foundation for its sales & operations planning (S&OP) process, improve service levels and enhance visibility across its omnichannel operations.

Data shows that online retail searches increase year-on-year on Blue Monday

Data shows that online retail searches increase year-on-year on Blue Monday

New data reveals that Brits are increasingly turning to a bit of online retail therapy to escape the Monday Blues.

Aptos announces major product updates across Singular Retail Suite

Aptos announces major product updates across Singular Retail Suite

Aptos, Inc., the retail technology solutions provider, has announced significant updates, integrations and innovations across its Singular Retail suite, the end-to-end portfolio of software applications designed exclusively for retailers.

Future of Retail: Industry must invest for the long-term, break down silos and deliver new experiences for customers and employees

Future of Retail: Industry must invest for the long-term, break down silos and deliver new experiences for customers and employees

Every year, the battle to survive as a brick-and-mortar retailer gets tougher. As consumer expectations heighten and ecommerce sales continue to rise, businesses too slow to adapt to a digital world have a tough road ahead, according to a new study by Aruba, a Hewlett Packard Enterprise company.

Lighting has an impact on Brits mood and productivity in the workplace

Lighting has an impact on Brits mood and productivity in the workplace

As the January blues well and truly set in, new research has revealed how lighting can have direct impact on mood and wellbeing at home and in the workplace.

RAS - How to avoid the 'Death of the high street'

RAS - How to avoid the 'Death of the high street'

With 59 years’ experience in improving operational efficiency and profitability of retail businesses, Retail and Assets Solutions (RAS) is urging the industry to avoid being one of the victims of the ‘death of the high street’ by taking proactive steps towards a future of omnichannel retailing.

82% of UK employees will buy more often from their workplace canteen with order ahead technology, finds Omnico

82% of UK employees will buy more often from their workplace canteen with order ahead technology, finds Omnico

82% of UK employees will buy meals more often from their workplace canteen or restaurant if they can order ahead and pick up their meal from a dedicated service point, research by Omnico and The Caterer magazine has found.

UiPath issues new report on the applications of Robotic Process Automation (RPA) in retail

UiPath issues new report on the applications of Robotic Process Automation (RPA) in retail

Enterprise Robotic Process Automation (RPA) software company UiPath has issued a new report ‘RPA: The Next Step in Retail Automation’.

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