There is a shift away from Christmas sales, as Black Friday dominates the end of 2016. Consumers continued to shift online, with more online orders placed (28%) during Black Friday than over the Christmas period, according to new research.
Amazon has submitted a patent application for a futuristic flying warehouse that floats thousands of feet in the air, from which the online retailer could dispatch swarms of delivery drones to key areas.
You can’t control the Brexit process, but some things are within your power, like your location, technology, profitability and logistics. Philip Rooke, CEO of Spreadshirt, offers four tips for retailers looking to get the most out of 2017 as the UK starts the process of leaving the EU.
From talking cat collars to robot marketers, technology took us in some strange directions during 2016. In this brave new world of emoji keyword targetting and smart pigeons, we celebrate the weirdest news of the year.