Point of sale systems are the brain of a retail store. Sarah Dunn looks at how the right system could support her imaginary retail proposition, Scribble Kitty - a comic shop and cat cafe hybrid. This article is one of a series exploring the practical realities of opening a SME retail business.
Fly Buys has added a few innovations to its service lately, having published a new and improved flyer-turned-magazine. It has now followed up with a new email approach developed with one-to-one agency JustOne.
Z Energy and Fly Buys announced last week that they will soon be offering direct fuel discounts through a new promotion, ‘Fly Buys Pumped’. The promotion will offer instant fuel discounts on selected days, eliminating the need for increasingly unpopular supermarket receipts.
Farmers recently launched a new structure to its very well subscribed Farmers Club loyalty programme. The changes have sparked outrage on social media with hundreds voicing their disappointment on what they view as a less rewarding scheme, providing a lesson for other retailers who may have similar loyalty programme adjustments.
Wonder what the future will look like? Hyper-Reality, a short film, takes a look into the crystal ball to reveal a world in which technology envelopes every aspect of human life.