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.
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.