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Christmas shopping set for four-day take-of...

Dec 18, 2015No Comments287 Views

Britons are going to go on a spending binge in the next four days that will blow the Black Friday long weekend’s spending out of

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Black Friday: Best day ever says John Lewis...

Dec 01, 2015No Comments317 Views

John Lewis celebrated 150 years of successful trading last year. But that was nothing compared to the celebrations today as the company revealed its biggest

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John Lewis’ JLAB announces five start-up ...

Jun 15, 2015No Comments920 Views

John Lewis is focusing on retail services and connected devices in its second annual start-up accelerator program. The 2015 JLAB finalists include a digital queue

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Social media-proofing our wardrobes is a re...

Apr 22, 2015No Comments996 Views

Are selfies now impacting our spending habits? Perhaps that goes without saying on the basis of wanting to look good, but new research from TK

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John Lewis announces beacon technology star...

Sep 29, 20142 Comments1183 Views

This post first appeared on WGSN.com/blogs Beacon technology got another nod of approval from the retail sector today as start-up Localz was announced as the

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French Connection launches in-store #selfie...

Apr 22, 20141 Comment2500 Views

French Connection is launching the “ultimate selfie challenge” in the UK this spring. Kickstarting officially in London on April 24, the retailer is introducing a

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Oasis invites consumers to #springasmile wi...

Apr 18, 2014No Comments2035 Views

Spring cheer is in the air over at Oasis just in time for Easter, with a new campaign encouraging consumers to undertake simple acts of

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eBay UK throws festive pop-up party for one...

Jan 03, 2013No Comments298 Views

  Before the spring/summer 2013 campaigns sweep us away, and the forthcoming autumn/winter 2013/14 shows creep up on us, there’s one last holiday initiative I

Dr Martens commits to digital with #firstan...

Aug 12, 2011No Comments536 Views

Dr Martens today unveiled a short film starring models Agyness Deyn and Ash Stymest as part of the brand’s new First and Forever campaign. The

La Senza launches shoppable lookbook on Fac...

May 19, 2011No Comments744 Views

UK lingerie brand La Senza has unveiled an interactive lookbook on Facebook, allowing shoppers to buy its summer 2011 swimwear line directly from within a

Debenhams unveils Beauty Club app

Apr 28, 2011No Comments282 Views

UK department store Debenhams has upped its mobile commitment with the launch of a dedicated beauty app for the iPhone. ‘Beauty Club’ offers reward card

Republic signs up to Facebook Deals

Apr 21, 2011No Comments216 Views

UK high street retailer Republic has partnered with Facebook Deals to offer shoppers 20% discount in-store when they check-in through the app, according to Brand

New Matalan ad orbits perfect spring day

Apr 08, 2011No Comments467 Views

This is a lovely video from UK discount retailer Matalan for spring/summer 2011. Part of the store’s new ‘Feel Good Fashion’ brand campaign, it sees

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New Look launches m-commerce site

Apr 05, 20112 Comments216 Views

Designed to encourage its users to have the confidence to buy from their phone, it focuses on offering both an engaging and a seamless transactional

ASOS on Groupon

Mar 09, 2011No Comments309 Views

Remember Gap’s runaway success on Groupon last summer – a total of 441,000 sold ($25 for $50 voucher), worth just over $11 million. Well, in