Tag: retail

M-payments set to take off in India

M-payments set to take off in India as mobile penetration reaches 100% The booming retail market with annual transactions worth 410 billion dollars (about Rs 1,850,000 crore) and nearly 100 per cent mobile penetration make phones a perfect medium for

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UK ‘could be living without cash in 10-15 years’

When I read this line, “The UK could be living without cash in the next ten to 15 years” I thought there are quite a few people there already. Read the short article at this link: UK ‘could be living without

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Forecast: all shops will be the same by 2030

At what point will all retail shops in the UK be the same? Is it inevitable that they will all sell the same product range one day? Think about it: Tesco sells petrol – BP sells food WHSmith sells stamps

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The role of a retailer

In a scene on Open All Hours Arkwright (Ronnie Barker) says to Granville (David Jason), “They decide what they come in here for and we decide what they walk out with.” It may be a sitcom, but this is a good

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