retail industry

EuroCommerce president decries “tsunami” of EU regulations

Representative organisations from the retail and wholesale sector EuroCommerce have headed a summit to discuss the state of the industry…

UK retailers failing to recruit talent due to poor employee benefits

Equity management platform Vestd has released its Employee Benefits Index, finding that the UK retail industry is at risk of…

Majority of UK fashion retailers now charge return fees

Shipping platform Sendcloud has analysed the return policies of 100 UK retailers, providing insights into the evolving dynamics of paid…

Interview: The power and potential of Point-of-Sale systems

Times remain tough for bricks and mortar outlets. The fallout from Brexit and Covid continues to result in mass closures…

BIRA advises independent retailers on Valentine’s Day success

After expressing disappointment in subdued footfall over the 2023 Christmas period, the British Independent Retailers Association (BIRA) has painted a…

Poor start to 2024 for German retailers facing supply chain issues

Economic policy organisation the ifo Institute has surveyed German retailers on their worsening business performance. According to the analysis, the…

Limited delivery networks spell limited sales for retailers

Omnichannel fulfillment provider OneRail has released a report on 2024 shipping fulfilment goals for the retail industry. Surveying 350 managers…

Accurate product images crucial to reducing retail returns

Software company Nfinite and Coresight Research have released a study on product images in the retail industry. The survey, encompassing…

Global retailers ranked on omnichannel capabilities

Commerce platform NewStore has announced the results of its 2024 Omnichannel Leadership Report, which assesses the capabilities of 696 retailers…

Sipping on sustainability: the green wave in retail refrigeration 

Shops, bars, hotels, and restaurants go the extra mile to serve patrons icy cans, crisp beers, and subtly chilled wines.…