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20 Oct, 2017, 17:34 BST Editors and Influencers Celebrate the Launch of the Newly Expanded Bicester Village

MORE BOUTIQUES. MORE BRILLIANCE. MORE BICESTER. This morning, Desirée Bollier, Chair of Value Retail Management, welcomed designers, editors...


20 Oct, 2017, 08:00 BST Franke's New A400: Let's Go Premium Everywhere

With the A400, Franke is bringing the premium technology of its professional machines into a new class. The new A400 now makes the most...


19 Oct, 2017, 14:31 BST Cate Gutowski, GE Digital VP, and Mark Hunter, "The Sales Hunter," Head Top Speaker Lineup at STAR Sales Team Alpine Retreat: A Frost & Sullivan Executive MindXchange Event

Frost & Sullivan is pleased to present the STAR Sales Team Alpine Retreat: A Frost & Sullivan Executive MindXchange event on February 7-9,...


19 Oct, 2017, 14:00 BST Sonata Enables Retailers Embrace Unified Retailing With Brick & Click, an Integrated Digital Retail Platform

Sonata Software today announced unique features of Brick & Click, an integrated digital retail platform IP that it offers on Microsoft...


19 Oct, 2017, 11:00 BST Nexgen Packaging Appoints Manuel Torres as Managing Director, EMEA Operations

Nexgen Packaging, a full service provider of apparel identification products to retailers as well as to apparel, footwear and textile brands, today...


19 Oct, 2017, 08:19 BST Citycon Q3: Good Operational Results in Sweden and Norway

- JULY—SEPTEMBER 2017 - Net rental income increased to EUR 58.6 million (Q3/2016: 56.8) mainly due to (re)development projects coming online...


19 Oct, 2017, 07:04 BST Wirecard Checkout Portal Gains Trusted Shops and kajomi MAIL as Partners, Thereby Expanding its Value-added Services

- Checkout Portal customers can now benefit from the reliable brand Trusted Shops and optimise their e-mail marketing using the web-based mailing...


19 Oct, 2017, 07:00 BST Samsung, Apple and Marmite Triumph in the UK's New Brand Loyalty Index

Sodexo Engage has launched the UK's first Brand Loyalty Index, looking at how loyal customers really are towards brands and why. The research,...


18 Oct, 2017, 14:30 BST Plot Projects Launches Attribution 2.0: Online to Offline

Plot Projects, a location data and marketing technology provider for mobile apps based in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, has rolled out a new product...


18 Oct, 2017, 13:00 BST Frost & Sullivan awards Trax with its 2017 Product Innovation Award for its Industry-First Computer Vision Solutions

Trax's unique computer vision platform allows CPG brands and retailers to increase store auditing accuracy and boost sales by 3-5% Based on...


18 Oct, 2017, 08:00 BST Thought Provoking Consulting (TPC) Announces Smart Trading Partnership with House of Fraser

TPC to provide promotion and markdown optimisation services to Houser of Fraser from October 2017 onwards. Thought Provoking Consulting (TPC), a...


17 Oct, 2017, 12:51 BST Postpress Certified: Pioneering Role for Onlineprinters

High quality standards in offset printing confirmed As one of the first online print shops in Europe, Onlineprinters has proved its high...


17 Oct, 2017, 12:16 BST Selligent Announces Roy Jugessur's Promotion to SVP Global Sales

SaaS executive with 12 years' experience in leadership roles steps up into global position Selligent, a provider of relationship marketing SaaS...


17 Oct, 2017, 08:00 BST Fung Retailing's Trinity Limited and Branded Lifestyle Holdings Limited Set to Transform Business with Centric PLM

Key business units of Fung Retailing Group focus on digital transformation Two key business units of Fung Retailing Group, Trinity Limited...


16 Oct, 2017, 18:58 BST eBay Inc. Selects OneTrust to Strengthen GDPR Privacy Management Operations

OneTrust, a global leader in enterprise privacy management software that supports compliance with data privacy regulations like the EU General Data...


16 Oct, 2017, 18:40 BST Research by Kellogg's and YouGov Reveals Parents are Sacrificing Meals and Turning to Charities to Feed Families

- World Food Day (16 October) research by YouGov with a sample size of over 8,000 people in France, Germany, Spain & Italy...


16 Oct, 2017, 14:00 BST Patients Battling Complex Regional Pain Syndrome Find a Host of New Benefits in Abbott's Proclaim™ DRG System

- The new Proclaim™ DRG System combines the superior pain relief of dorsal root ganglion (DRG) stimulation with an intuitive iOS™ controller and...


16 Oct, 2017, 12:00 BST PureCircle Stevia Institute Debuts at the International Congress of Nutrition

Formerly Global Stevia Institute, PCSI Expands to Include Years of Extensive Research in Agriculture and Taste PureCircle Stevia InstituteSM...


16 Oct, 2017, 10:45 BST From Garage to Global: Buster + Punch Chooses NetSuite Cloud

Fashion homeware brand moves to the cloud to support rapid growth and regional expansion NEXT READY BUSINESS TOUR 2017 -- Oracle NetSuite,...


16 Oct, 2017, 10:31 BST Staples Solutions Appoints Dolph Westerbos as Chief Executive Officer

Staples Solutions B.V. ("Staples Solutions") today announced the appointment of Dolph Westerbos as Chief Executive Officer effective 1 November...


16 Oct, 2017, 06:30 BST Wirecard Provides IKEA Southeast Asia With Payment Eco-system for its New Online Business

- IKEA online stores in Singapore, Malaysia and Thailand now benefit from state-of-the-art digital payments - Partnership strengthens IKEA...


12 Oct, 2017, 22:12 BST Coyote Ugly Inks Franchise Deal for the Entire UK, Set to expand in the United Kingdom with 12 Bars beginning in Liverpool

Coyote Ugly – the rowdy, western-themed bar that celebrates the wild side of American culture – has signed a franchise agreement that will bring 12...


12 Oct, 2017, 17:48 BST 'Radical Greengrocer' Volkert Engelsman Tops Sustainability List

Volkert Engelsman, founding director of fresh organic importer and distributor Eosta, has been awarded top place in the annual Dutch...


12 Oct, 2017, 15:28 BST Nilox Presents the Very First e-bikes of the DOC Line

Nilox (http://www.nilox.com), the Italian sports technology brand of the Esprinet Group, announces at IFA its entry into the market of electric...


12 Oct, 2017, 14:30 BST TricorBraun Limited Celebrates One-Year Anniversary; Packaging Solutions Leader Continues To Grow UK Office

TricorBraun Limited, the European subsidiary of TricorBraun, is celebrating the one-year anniversary of formally organizing its office in the...