While there is no convincing evidence that cash can carry COVID-19, the possibility has certainly caused mass fear and created a rise in contactless and digital payments. The move away from cash is has long been coming but it wasn’t going to disappear completely anytime soon. Bernard Foot, Strategy Analyst at Payment HSM as a … [Read more…]
With reports of store closures on the rise, and many countries on lockdown, luxury retailers need to make sure they’re running as an effective omni-channel business. Shalina Ganatra, Senior Consultant UK at Wunderman Thompson Commerce, looks at what the luxury sector can do to prepare itself for the impact of Covid-19.
With Sainsburys and Asda limiting sales of all food items, and Morrisons announcing a series of coronavirus measures, supermarkets in particular will need to up their game if they hope to retain brand loyalty and profits in such a trying time for businesses. Paul Kirkland, Retail and Hospitality Business Development Director, Fujitsu, looks at why … [Read more…]