Isle of Man telecom calls on in-store digital signage


Isle of Man-headquartered telecom Sure are again welcoming customers to a new concept store featuring digital signage experiences designed by Acquire Digital in collaboration with new partners Image Technique, according to an announcement from Acquire Digital.


Jet jettisons membership fee citing bigger than expected sales drops membership fee just as initial free three-month subscription time frame comes to a close.

5 'don’ts' and 1 ‘do’ for making the customer experience rich and robust

Simple, common sense strategies in communicating with shoppers can prove rewarding for businesses and consumers.

Will the future of retail be place, purple fairy dust or prime?

The battle for core customers is heating up on many fronts

Creating a personal experience: First steps and the best steps

Experts offer up insight on what to do first in the personalization strategy and how to get started with some simple steps.

The next era of retail disruption: Experience

Retailers must embrace the latest disruption in retail, the experience, in order to keep up with ever-growing consumer expectations — and technologies such as digital signage will play a key role in doing so.

Online personal touch can prove as elusive as finding boat sneakers in the fall

The personal experience can be missing at even the most tenured ecommerce retailers as a search for white sneakers reveals.

Securing the retail experience: Tips to avoid the disastrous data breach

Shoppers love convenience, but as one security expert relates, convenience should never be viewed as more important than data and transaction security.

Discover the key to creating a 1-to-1 customer experience

Attaining the holy grail in customer service is extremely challenging but doable. One viable approach is using a recommender system.

Kate Spade redefines the retail store associate role in a very thoughtful approach

Fashion retailers' new job titles and job requirements reflect how deeply it believes everyone at Kate Spade is a brand ambassador.

Study: Despite enthusiasm to be consumer-focused retailers aren't making big strides

While retailers realize value of customer-centric operations, failure to succeed is still high.

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Microsoft prepping for NY, Australia retail store grand openings

Microsoft will debut two new brick-and-mortar retail stores in the next two months, launching a flagship New York City location and a Sydney, Australia, store.

GameStop kicks off holiday layaway program

The global game retailer GameStop is launching its holiday layaway program and promising to boast the most popular products for consumers.

DirectBuy debuts app to drive consumer website access, product sales

New mobile app features unique product recommendation service.

The Irish are here, the Irish are here and why US retail should be worried

Primark sells retail goods very cheap, between 20 to 40 percent less than U.S. stores, and one analyst notes it's not good news the Irish company is now in America.

Retailers not too knowledgeable about top shoppers reveals new survey

Insightful and useful information on loyal consumers is lacking, reports new study.

Kohl’s looking to hire on nearly 70K for holiday shopping rush

Seasonal workers will take roles in stores, fulfillment centers and credit operations.

Walmart hiring 60K employees for holiday season workforce

The bottom line will be a bit bigger given the minimum-wage increase put into place earlier this year.

Amazon expands delivery service in southern California

The etailer is also boosting delivery service for items purchased at local Los Angeles stores.

Target, Cub Foods latest to get into home food delivery service

The race to be the best at food delivery is getting more competitive than ever.

Kroger ramps up data analytics to spur customer, consumer engagement

Supermarket chain aims to tap deeper data insight to drive more strategic business efforts.

UPS hiring on 90K for upcoming holiday delivery season

If there is one thing the delivery service doesn't want to happen this holiday season it's the scenario of not having enough workers to handle expected customer demand.

Walmart gets its own special retail experience center

The showroom and simulated store operations center is focused on helping the world's top retailer drive new ideas and strategies in omnichannel efforts and customer experience.

BP aims to spur loyalty by letting customers share savings

“Give a Reward, Get a Reward” lets consumers share savings at the pump with friends and family.

U-Vend, Ingram Micro team up on self-serve retail platform

Self-serve kiosks being launched in Canada will provide consumers a new channel for buying cell phones and phone accessories.

Young shoppers want lowest price, seniors seek retailers who treat them nice

Price matters to the youngest of shoppers, but service quality matters to the older consumer.

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