More than one-third (36%) of IT professionals in the UK have not received any technical training through their employer in the last three years, despite 97% describing is as essential.
Despite the drastic rise in mobile adoption seen in recent years, 44% of top international retailers still do not have an app, according to digital commerce firm Episever.
John Lewis has opened a department dedicated entirely to the Internet of Things (IoT) at its flagship Oxford Street store in London.
John Lewis has opened applications for JLAB 2016, its startup accelerator programme run in association with innovation partner L Marks. Now in its third year, JLAB supports the development of bold new ideas, and drives innovation in retail. JLAB 2016 immerses startups in the workings of John Lewis, exposing them to different facets of one […]
Workplace flexibility and remote working is being held back by a lack of mobile technology provided by employers, according to workplace solutions provider, Steelcase. Its research of more than 12,000 employees across 17 countries found that only 50% of British businesses currently accommodate remote working – six percentage points lower than the global average – […]
Investing in mobile apps will bring customers back into retail stores, and help avoid the estimated loss of 900,000 jobs and thousands of stores in the next decade, according to a leading mobile app developer.