Month: August 2016

Amazon Dash launches in the UK

What Amazon is doing with Dash is not cheap, but it is clever because its all about convenience. And the early adopters can help build the cost/benefit model, as a consumer rollout will need to see big changes to the price.

Asda and McCain trial paperless coupons

Shoppers could soon be able to redeem ultra-personalised coupons directly from their phones thanks to a trial being carried out for McCain Roasts at Asda.

Retailers must learn to talk ‘consumer’

As the consumer experience and levels of engagement change, so does the customer brand interaction. DMA has created an infographic and report exploring what makes brands engaging and customers engaged.

Discounting spurs July sales to 20 month high: IMRG

Online sales have enjoyed the highest yearly growth rate since November 2014, when the UK’s first Black Friday caused the Index to surge. However much of the increase has been down to heavy discounting.