The Co-op Group is set to extend the roll out of John Lewis’ click & collect service to more than 50 stores.
Sainsbury’s has added tills to its trial checkout-free store in Holborn Circus, London, after concluding that not all customers were ready for a “totally till-free store”.
With smartphones an integral part of consumers’ lives, convenience retailers need to find new ways of engaging with their shoppers digitally, and a new suite of apps could be just the thing to bring their stores up to date
Henderson Technology has announced a new partnership with Gander, which will bring the world’s first real-time food waste reduction app to Northern Ireland.
A family-run Nisa store in Wiltshire has become the first to install self-checkout (SCO) tills using Nisa’s Evolution EPOS system.
The Co-op Group is introducing its pay-in-aisle app to more than 30 stores following a successful trial last year.
Camelot has announced the launch of a new online National Lottery retailer hub.
Costcutter Supermarkets Group (CSG) has released an upgraded version of its bespoke mobile app that enables retailers to complete their orders more easily.
PayPoint has added a new function to its Collect+ StoreScan app to enable retailers to scan any parcel anywhere in store.
Amazon is sponsoring 10 new pop-up stores across the UK to give more than 100 small businesses a physical high street presence for the first time, in response to government calls for new ideas to inform the Future High Streets strategy.
Amazon has announced the opening of a new cashier-free Amazon Go store in New York that will accept cash.
Sainsbury’s has launched its first entirely checkout-free convenience store, as trials of its ‘Smartshop Scan Pay & Go’ app technology continue.
Thousands of grocery deliveries to Co-op shoppers in Milton Keynes are now being made each week using autonomous delivery robots, the company behind the technology has revealed.
Award-winning retailer David Charman, owner of Spar Parkfoot in West Malling, Kent, has launched a click & collect service for his in-store butchery in time for Easter.
Spar Calver in Derbyshire has adopted Henderson Technology’s epos system, Edgepos, which the Northern Irish group is looking to roll out across the UK.
Thousands of small businesses have yet to sign up to the government’s new Making Tax Digital (MTD) scheme which comes into force on April 1.
Retailers are using wholesale apps more frequently than websites and spending more per transactions, according to new research from HIM.
The Co-operative Group has launched a new bicycle online delivery service, in its first foray into online shopping.
More than 500 subpostmasters have claimed victory in their fight for justice over the Post Office’s Horizon IT system, after a High Court Judge ruled in their favour in the first of four trials.
HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) has published a list of software products, including free solutions, which are compatible with its new Making Tax Digital (MTD) rules coming into force in less than one month.
Ocado is launching Zoom, a new delivery service which promises to deliver groceries to customers within 60 minutes of ordering.
Bestway Wholesale has announced that over a third (35%) of its Best-one and wholesale customers have adopted the ’Track My Order’ digital service.
The Co-operative Group has joined an ethical living app called CoGo which links shoppers to local stores that are aligned with their values, on the back of the consumer trend towards more ethical living.
Waitrose is set to introduce new energy-saving shelf design in an attempt to make its store chillers more efficient.
Waitrose has added freshly-made sushi to its rapid delivery service, which has been extended from eight to 12 London postcodes.
Scotmid Co-op has opened its state-of-the-art new eco-friendly store beside Loch Ness in the heart of the Highlands.
PayPoint has announced a rise in net revenue for the three months to 31 December 2018, having rolled out its PayPoint One service to more than 12,000 convenience retailers across the UK.
Ubamarket has added a new function to its app to enable consumers to identify environmentally-friendly products.
Bestway Wholesale has released a new app that enables cash and carry customers to place their orders more easily.
PayPoint has released a new app that enables retailers to connect to their stores from anywhere in the world.