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2022 is the year retailers get fearless with innovation

2022 should be the year that retailers kick it up a notch, put any fears behind them and enact the technologies that have been waiting in the wings for the right implementation to accelerate consumer uptake

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How We Built it: Enda Breslin of ShipBob

Enda Breslin, EMEA GM of ShipBob, the US global logistics platform that fulfils ecommerce orders for small and medium-sized direct-to-consumer businesses, tells us how they built their brand

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Glynn Davis: Robotics plays an increasingly important role in the retail sector

We only need to go back to early 2020 to find that a major worry in the retail industry was the forecasted loss of jobs due to robotics and automation, with the BRC (British Retail Consortium) predicting 370,000 roles would become extinct by 2025 as a result of the advance of technology automating a plethora of roles.

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The role of data science in the future of ecommerce

The rapid shift to online was particularly prominent within areas such as the beauty sector. Traditionally reliant on in-store samples to get customers to try new products or switch brands, lockdown meant that this experience had to move online – and quickly.

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How SEOs can make AI work for them

AI is not just there for the nasty things in life like underpinning Google’s anxiously awaited algorithm updates. More and more, the technology is being harnessed to change the way SEOs work – helping them ensure Google gets it right with their content.