Unified Commerce

Retail is a fast-paced, customer-orientated space, both in the physical and virtual worlds. To remain competitive, retailers must create a shopping experience that appeals to every facet of the consumer, and delivers at every point of engagement. Despite omnichannel being the focus of most retail businesses over the past few years, it is now old [...]

By | 2017-06-30T09:08:16+00:00 March 23rd, 2017|Engels|0 Comments

Omni-channel: scrutinised scenarios

Omni-channel is now a core strategy among retail stakeholders. The aim is to satisfy ever-more pressurising and disloyal customers. They key is giving the consumer more freedom. Omni-channel is now the watchword among brands as the walls between retail sales channels are falling down. This is for a reason, it means customers become loyal and [...]

By | 2017-06-30T10:07:15+00:00 September 14th, 2016|Engels|0 Comments

Talend Gold Partner

Retailstars is excited to announce that we are now a Talend Gold Partner! About Talend Founded in 2006, our global team of integration experts builds on open source innovation to create enterprise-ready solutions that help unlock business value more quickly. By design, Talend integration software simplifies the development process, reduces the learning curve, and decreases [...]

By | 2017-06-30T10:07:50+00:00 July 13th, 2016|Engels|0 Comments

Talend Gold Partner

Retailstars is excited to announce that we are now a Talend Gold Partner!     About Talend Founded in 2006, our global team of integration experts builds on open source innovation to create enterprise-ready solutions that help unlock business value more quickly. By design, Talend integration software simplifies the development process, reduces the learning curve, [...]

By | 2017-06-30T10:07:57+00:00 July 13th, 2016|Engels|0 Comments

Multi-channel: new challenges for a concept that’s not so new

Multi-channelling is not so new. Contrary to popular belief, it’s not just about combining store and online sales. Professor Laurent Raoul, associate of the French fashion institute and a European supply chain specialist, reminds us that: “combining channels existed well before the Internet. Outlets, private sales, independent resellers etc. Brands have always been made up [...]

By | 2017-06-30T10:08:04+00:00 June 2nd, 2016|Engels|0 Comments

Understanding Omnichannel Retailing

Omnichannel retailing is the practice of providing a fully-featured, unified retail experience across multiple channels. Traditionally, those channels include bricks and mortar retail and your online store, but other offerings such as a smartphone app or a print catalogue could still be considered a part of Omnichannel retailing. Omnichannel retailing is the future of retail [...]

By | 2017-06-30T10:08:25+00:00 May 2nd, 2016|Engels|0 Comments

Developments in retail – the six new trends

The Martine Leherpeur trend bureau has analysed developments in retail following the “digital tsunami”. They’ve identified six key new trends. After evaluating the new generation of “ultra-connected” consumers who are transforming consumer trends – “digital boomers” – the Martine Leherpeur trend bureau has identified six new distribution models where online and offline buying overlap or [...]

By | 2017-06-30T10:08:43+00:00 April 4th, 2016|Engels|0 Comments

Personalisation: the key to a successful omnichannel strategy

Numerous studies show that consumers now expect a more personalised offer from brands. This might be products tailored to their needs, tastes and habits, or a more personalised service, regardless of the channel. It’s certainly a challenge that every retailer today is looking at. Remember the good old days when no sooner had a customer [...]

By | 2017-06-30T10:09:37+00:00 March 4th, 2016|Engels|0 Comments

TOP 5 CONSUMER TRENDS FOR 2016

consumer-trends-2016 How, when, where and why consumers are spending their money is changing. You’ve probably noticed your own shopping habits evolving. Do you spend more time researching online before you visit a store? Do you pay more attention to customer reviews? Do you stick with one trusted brand or do you shop around more? So [...]

By | 2017-06-30T10:10:33+00:00 November 30th, 2015|Engels|0 Comments

Keeping the flame alive

In today’s retail environment, every customer wants to feel valued and important. If your business can achieve this you will be adding value to the customer’s shopping experience, making them more likely to return to spend with you again. In a time where loyalty to brands is swiftly becoming a thing of the past, taking [...]

By | 2017-06-30T10:10:41+00:00 November 10th, 2015|Engels|0 Comments