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07 Dec 2012

A Classic Approach to Monitoring Your Competitors

As in any competitive situation, the more you know about your opponents, the more successful you're likely to be – and this is just as true in the retail world as it is...

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05 Dec 2012

Holiday Retail Forecasts Down

Thanks to the great financial shakeup over the last few years, business intelligence analysts Deloitte are forecasting slower than average holiday sales this year in the UK. Price...

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03 Dec 2012

Flying South This Winter? Plan Ahead Carefully!

If you live in the northern hemisphere, you’ll soon be gearing up for some serious cold – unless you’re one of the lucky people who escape the winter chill with a...

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26 Nov 2012

Start Your Winter Sale on December 20th

As you’ve no doubt gathered by now, data analysis is what drives our business. We track millions of product portfolios for a wide range of retail clients from every corner of...

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19 Nov 2012

Gaining a Competitive Advantage through Big Data

The latest buzzword that you may not yet have heard is 'big data' – which refers to the massive amounts of data that are available to be recorded about consumers' retail...

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05 Nov 2012

Top 10 Trends to Watch in Online Shopping

It's no secret that online shopping is about to become the hottest thing in the entire retail sales industry. While it has been growing steadily for the last decade and more, some...

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02 Nov 2012

Amazon Launches Price Comparison Tool

We recently discussed the practice of 'showrooming' – consumers going to a brick-and-mortar store to view products and then doing price checks and completing their purchase...

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31 Oct 2012

Marketers and Their Clients Can Lead the Way Thanks to Competitor Monitor

Tracking the competition is an invaluable support service for any marketing effort. Every so often, a new product or service comes along that changes an entire industry...

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29 Oct 2012

Retail Executives Say They Have 'Showrooming' Under Control

For a while, the rise of a practice dubbed 'showrooming', in which consumers visit retail locations to evaluate products before returning home and purchasing online, was causing a...

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12 Oct 2012

Toys R Us Launch a New Price Match Offer in The Run Up To Christmas

In a bid to help relieve some of the strain placed on family budgets by the holidays, retail giant Toys R Us has begun offering a price match guarantee in all of their stores from...

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08 Sep 2012

Top 3 Tips for Products That Don't Sell

It's inevitable that some of your products will not sell as well as you'd hoped. Before you simply dismiss the product itself as not worth having in stock, you'll want to take an...

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07 Sep 2012

How listening to your customers can improve products and boost sales

Today’s internet marketplace offers unique opportunities for retailer and manufacturers to listen and respond to the needs and ideas of their customers. Since most users are...

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26 Jun 2012

5 Tips On Fighting Shopping Cart Abandonment

Shopping cart abandonment is a major problem in the ecommerce industry, consumers add items to their shopping cart, go to the last phase of purchase and then decide not to go...

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20 Jun 2012

Should You Be Outsourcing?

There are mixed opinions on the topic of outsourcing but with its popularity growing and the anarray of potential benefits to be gained, it is something that every business...

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08 Jun 2012

The 5 Key Capabilities You Should Have To Maximise Your Profit

There are five essential capabilities your business must have in order to get your pricing right, and therefore maximise on profit. 1 Pricing Strategy Whether...

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