Tesco envisages robots and more self-service in future plan

Tesco envisages robots and more self-service in future plan thierry Wed 19/06/2019 – 15:03 Retailer News Tesco presented its future plans for growth to investors and analysts at a Capital Markets Day on Tuesday (19 June), and it included growing use of retail technology to boost efficiency. (Author : Ben Sillitoe) In a wide-ranging presentation – […]

Farfetch bets on blockchain technology to improve the shopping experience

Farfetch bets on blockchain technology to improve the shopping experience thierry Wed 19/06/2019 – 12:05 Retailer News Farfetch has become a founding member of a new blockchain initiative that will “help to enable frictionless e-commerce” and revolutionise the luxury industry.   (Auteur : Barbara Santamaria) The fashion marketplace has joined the likes of Mastercard, PayPal, Visa, eBay, […]

Aldi food truck delivering Healthy Food to Football Clubs

Aldi food truck delivering Healthy Food to Football Clubs thierry Tue 18/06/2019 – 15:24 Shopper Experience Discount grocer Aldi is bringing its new food truck to MiniRoos football clubs across Australia to offer kids healthy food options. (Author : Retail in Asia) The Mighty Mini Chefs Food Truck has an accompanying app with interactive games […]

Walmart’s JetBlack personal shopping service customers are spending $1,500 per month

Walmart’s JetBlack personal shopping service customers are spending $1,500 per month thierry Tue 18/06/2019 – 11:54 Sales activation A year after Walmart’s  personal shopping service JetBlack launched in New York, the retailer reports two-thirds of customers engage with the service on a weekly basis, and spend an average of $1,500 per month on JetBlack purchases.  (Author : Sarah Perez) To […]

McDonald’s Next-Gen Times Square Flagship Combines Digital And Physical Hospitality

McDonald’s Next-Gen Times Square Flagship Combines Digital And Physical Hospitality thierry Mon 17/06/2019 – 11:56 Shopper Experience The location takes advantage of ordering and delivery technologies to elevate the guest experience, mixing digital and human assistance like speedy kiosk selection and table service to build McDonald’s “Experience of the Future” (Author : Dave Pinter) A new […]

Decathlon opens Hong Kong’s biggest sports store

Decathlon opens Hong Kong’s biggest sports store thierry Fri 14/06/2019 – 11:25 Shopper Experience French sports company Decathlon will open its third store in Hong Kong, on 15th June, 2019, in Tseung Kwan O as it continues its efforts to make sports accessible to the many in the city. (Author : Retail in Asia) The […]

Inside the new Aldi China stores: ‘quality and value’ tone

Inside the new Aldi China stores: ‘quality and value’ tone thierry Wed 12/06/2019 – 11:27 Shopper Experience Designed by Australian-headquartered Landini Associates for Aldi China, the two stores are both about 336sqm in size. They feature a more upmarket look than Aldi’s European stores and are described by Landini as “an evolution of Landini Associates’ […]

Walmart employees will soon deliver groceries to your fridge when you’re not home and wear body cameras so you can watch them doing it

Walmart employees will soon deliver groceries to your fridge when you’re not home and wear body cameras so you can watch them doing it thierry Fri 07/06/2019 – 14:22 Sales activation Walmart employees will soon deliver groceries straight to customers’ refrigerators when they aren’t home, Walmart announced Friday. (Author :  The workers will wear body cameras […]

Hertz launches $1,000-per-month car subscription service

Hertz launches $1,000-per-month car subscription service thierry Wed 05/06/2019 – 14:49 Sales activation Hertz is now the latest in an increasingly long line of companies piloting car subscription services. The rental car giant announced Tuesday that it is launching a pilot version of a subscription service called “Hertz My Car” in Austin, Texas and Atlanta, […]

MoMA opens flagship store at Hong Kong’s K11 Musea

MoMA opens flagship store at Hong Kong’s K11 Musea thierry Wed 05/06/2019 – 11:50 Shopper Experience Hong Kong property developer New World Development is bringing a flagship store of New York’s The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) to Hong Kong this year. (Author : Retail in Asia) The 6,000 sq ft store, MoMa’s largest in […]

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