PlanetRetail News

02 Jul 2015
URBAN OUTFITTERS faces social media pricing backlash
Urban Outfitters' high prices have sparked a social media campaign with a trending hashtag. It began after one user posted a tweet questioning the retailer's price of an USD8 single hairband, according to CNN Money
02 Jul 2015
IKEA confirms winning agency for CEE digital marketing
Triad Advertising has succeeded in winning the role of IKEA digital agency for the Czech Republic, Slovakia and Hungary. The tender process began in February with 15 agencies and the final round featured Triad, OgilvyOne and Symbio..
02 Jul 2015
NEWEGG deal gives UK brands avenue into America
UK Trade & Investment (UKTI) and Newegg – the largest tech-focused e-commerce platform in the US – today unveiled a partnership to take top UK brands and retailers into the North American market
02 Jul 2015
KFC China to accept Alipay m-payments
Nearly 5,000 KFC China fast food restaurants will accept Alipay mobile payments next month, following in the footsteps of Walmart which is rolling out support for the service in all of its Chinese stores by the end of this year
02 Jul 2015
JOHN LEWIS calls time on free click & collect
This morning, one of the UK's largest retailers John Lewis ended free click & collect for orders under GBP30 (USD45), claiming the current service is unsustainable