Tag Archives: Omni channel

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What Online Data Looks Like in the High Street

Amazon’s new bookshop in New York has caused ripples throughout the retail world with commentators excitedly declaring that Amazon, having taken over the online world, is now extending its tentacles to the high street. So what is the story? What sort of expertise are they bringing and how is it different from a “normal” bookshop? The standard bookshop model is...

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How Retailers are Turning Excess Space into Profit

by Julia Cook The rapid change in consumer habits towards more convenience-driven and online shopping is slowing footfall, meaning that supermarkets and department store are facing the pressing issue of how to make their surplus space work for them. It was revealed this month that John Lewis is considering radical plans to deal with its excess floor space by installing...

Case Studies

Implementing an Agile Organisation Structure

Our client, a well-known high street fashion retailer, had defined a clear vision to become an omni channel, customer centric business. By managing and delivering the transformation into a sustainable agile organisation structure, we ensured the IT department was on course to support the business in delivery its vision to become an omni-channel, customer centric business. Challenge Our client, a...

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Will a Robot Steal Your Job? Part 2

by Matt Gherardi Almost two years ago, we took a look at the burgeoning role of robotics in retail. Since then, robotic offerings have become even more diverse and have been applied to warehousing and supply chains. In early 2017, we still can’t say that robotics has become the norm. However, we are certainly seeing a continuation of the trend...

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Are consumer goods companies using data effectively?

Data Scientist is the top job according to Glassdoor, largely driven by demand from consumer goods companies. Having a handle on data has become a requirement to compete in the modern retail space. New challengers are emerging that utilise highly digitalised business models and capture data from their inception. The consumer goods market is currently being driven by data collection...