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Panasonic targets 8% smartphone market share in India Thursday, 16th May 2013
Panasonic reported that it is targeting to capture 8 per cent of India’s smartphone market within a year.
AllSaints launches a film company Wednesday, 15th May 2013
AllSaints is launching AllSaints Film, a film production company which will annually produce multiple projects that concentrate and put light upon music, style and street influences through moving image installations and documentaries.
Research finds ‘untapped opportunity’ for European retailers yet to embrace social media Tuesday, 7th May 2013
Facebook Login integration is found to be twice as popular with European online retailers as with their US counterparts, a new study published by Betapond finds. Betapond’s study, ‘Login to Boost Checkouts’, found 14.5 per cent of European online retailers implementing Login with Facebook, compared to just 6 per cent in the US.
Barnes & Noble aim to make Nook tablets more appealing Friday, 3rd May 2013
Top U.S. bookstore chain Barnes & Noble is looking to boost interest in its Nook device by offering access to Google Apps Store after dropping in sales last season. The move will see the number of apps in Nook HD rise from 10,000 to 750,000, amongst which will include Google services such as Gmail, YouTube, Google Maps, and the web browser Chrome.
Apple considering partnership with Beats Electronics LLC Wednesday, 6th March 2013
Apple Inc is reportedly in negotiations with Beats Electronics LLC about the possibility of a partnership involving Beats' online music streaming service which the audio technology company intends to debut later this year. According to business news agency Reuters, several sources report that Tim Cook, Chief Executive of Apple and Jimmy Iovine, CEO of Beats Electronics LLC, attended a meeting in Los Angeles late last month to discuss Beats’ planned service and the possibilities of a partnership between the two companies.
Keeping ahead of the pack: e-Deals Summit looks to take retailers on a learning curve Tuesday, 26th February 2013
Retailers from across the industry are set to gather for the second e-Deal Summit next Wednesday 6 March at Skyloft, when Europe's only event for the ecommerce deal industry, examining the future of daily deals, flash sales, vouchers and coupons will kick off. Billed as a day of learning, workshopping and networking, the second annual e-Deal Summit will feature presentations and discussions from Buyapowa, Barcalycard, Sony, Foursquare and EE, and look to cover everything from the flash sale model to the future of augmented reality and the Dos and Dont's of eDeals.
Gap raises outlook for the year after bumper third quarter Friday, 16th November 2012
Gap has raised its outlook for the year after reporting a third-quarter net income increase which smashed analysts’ expectations.
British high street stalwarts face competition from US newcomers Tuesday, 23rd October 2012
High street stalwarts Next, Marks & Spencer and Debenhams may have to face off serious competition from US apparel retailers looking to the UK to reel in extra profits, according to the Guardian.