Clarion Events has announced a strategic partnership with GoCoin to add digital currency payments to its registration system for the Payments World Series. GoCoin is a global leader in Blockchain payments and the first platform for processing Bitcoin, Litecoin and Dogecoin at checkout.
— Will Corry (@slievemore) February 27, 2015
— Will Corry (@slievemore) February 9, 2015
Mr Potts, who started his Tesco career at age 16 and rose to become retail director in the UK and chief executive of its Irish businesses, will take the helm on 16 March.
He takes over from Dalton Philips, who said in January he would leave the troubled supermarket after five years in charge.
Let’s face it, we all love getting something for nothing, and most of us can’t resist a free sample of the latest designer perfume or new brand of chocolate; particularly when they are offered to us by friendly and knowledgeable brand representatives.
Despite it being one of the oldest forms of marketing around, face to face promotion is still a favoured strategy by marketers, and when combined with product sampling, it can be an extremely powerful way of connecting with potential customers.
— Will Corry (@slievemore) February 21, 2015
By Paul Skeldon
According to the study, only 37% of shoppers think that they get the best service and overall experience online, showing that retailers still have work to do to meet customer expectations. [more…]