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LHK Fine Wines uncorks custom CRM/ERP system based on the Netsuite cloud platform

Fine Wines uncorks a custom CRM-ERP system based on the Netsuite cloud platform
Company explains why Netsuite was chosen over SAP, Microsoft and Salesforce, and describes the advantages the new system has brought to the small business
24 Oct 2014

Mothercare beacon trial demonstrates challenge of balancing 'better in-store experience' and privacy concerns

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Mothercare has announced plans to trial beacon technology in its stores but questions over privacy remain
09 Oct 2014

Why mobile is a must for Mothercare

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Speaking at Demandware Xchange '14, Harpinder Singh, mobile commerce manager for Mothercare and Early Learning Centre, explains why mobile is so important
08 Oct 2014

Demandware's 'Trojan Horse' analytics allowing L'Oréal to 'better manage the customer journey'

L'Oréal global head of digital Vincent Stuhlen explains how analytics were a surprise package within Demandware's e-commerce platform
07 Oct 2014

How Timberland used Demandware to improve e-commerce and analytics

Timberland's Dan Mahoney tells Computing how the fashion retailer is planning to personalise customers' online experience
07 Oct 2014

'Our customer-first approach lets them outperform industry growth by two or three times,’ says Demandware CEO

Customer-first business model 'permeates everything about what we do at Demandware' Thomas Ebling tells Xchange'14
06 Oct 2014

Asos CIO Pete Marsden leaves post 'by mutual consent'

Asos says that it is "reviewing the management structure of its IT department" following the departure
02 Sep 2014

Net-A-Porter CIO Richard Lloyd-Williams replaced by Betfair’s Hugh Fahy

Lloyd-Williams steps down after more than six years and is replaced by Betfair's director of development Fahy
08 Aug 2014

UK has most globalised ICT market in the world, says new report

Economist Intelligence findings skewed by openness of UK to foreign direct investment. And what are the security implications?
12 Jun 2014

Shoe retail chain Office latest victim of security breach

CEO Brian McCluskey urges customers to change their passwords for Office as well as other accounts
29 May 2014

Ocado develops “visions system” for warehouse robotics

Ocado Technology to build robots programmed to see and identify different products
10 Apr 2014

Morrisons deal “the first of many”, according to Ocado – but not in the UK

Exclusive deal with Morrisons precedes migration to the cloud and expansion
09 Apr 2014

Ocado to port its platform to the cloud as part of global expansion plan

Ocado to go global with systems shift to the cloud - either directly or by licensing its technology
08 Apr 2014

Alibaba boasts of impending $140bn US IPO as e-commerce dominance dips

Chinese e-commerce giant still controls 45.1 per cent of country's market
17 Mar 2014

London's CIOs to see average salary rise to £185,000 a year

Meanwhile, IT contractors are seeing huge year-on-year pay rises of up to 13 per cent
24 Feb 2014

MtGox CEO quits Bitcoin Foundation, the second in a month to do so

Head of one of world's largest virtual currency exchanges is the latest to quit the Foundation
24 Feb 2014

Businesses 'should leave Bitcoin alone', says Eversheds lawyer

Partner Tim Buckingham tells conference that while they might consider it in future, retailers should not accept unregulated virtual currency for now
03 Feb 2014

Bitcoin attacked by politicians and bankers at Davos

US treasury secretary Lew and JP Morgan boss Dimon express worries about the virtual currency
24 Jan 2014

eBay should spin off PayPal, says Carl Icahn

Separating payments unit from e-commerce giant is a "no-brainer" claims Icahn
23 Jan 2014

'It's just a case of when mobile is going to be more than half our traffic' - Net-A-Porter IT director

Richard Lloyd-Williams tells Computing that the luxury fashion retailer sees a big future in mobile sales
06 Jan 2014

Morrisons becomes latest retailer to open online shopping store

Deliveries to begin in the Midlands on 10 January - half of UK to be covered by 2015
20 Dec 2013

Boots.com the ‘least available’ of the UK’s most popular retail websites

Major retailer suffered 25 hours of downtime in just 33 days
29 Oct 2013

Brazilian regulators to probe Google on antitrust claims

Microsoft and Brazilian e-commerce firms issue complaints to antitrust watchdog Cade
14 Oct 2013

Amazon launches 'Login and Pay' service in direct challenge to PayPal

'Pay with Amazon' button to appear on partner websites
09 Oct 2013