- UK shoppers demand VR and AI tech alongside a more integrated omnichannel shopping experience
Feb 20, 2018
Half of respondents would like more retailers to enable them to see how an outfit might look on them virtually – whether online or instoreLONDON, 20 February 2018 – InternetRetailing EXPO, Europe’s leading event for digital and multichannel retail, today launches the results from its ‘Future of Retail’ survey, which investigated 2,000 UK consumers’ attitudes to retail experiences both online and in store. The results show that although the UK won’t be moving to a...
- One Fifth of Brits Would Use A Robot Gift Generator to Choose the Right Valentine’s Gift
Feb 14, 2018
It’s Valentine’s Day, and if you’ve been stressing about what to buy your other half, the results of the latest survey from the folks at InternetRetailing EXPO, Europe’s leading event for digital and multichannel retail (21st-22nd March 2018, NEC), may be of interest to you.To help celebrate, it’s pre-released a couple of statistics from its upcoming Future of Shopping survey, which asked 2000 UK consumers a range of questions about experience of and attitudes towards...
- ADLV And DVLA To Work Closely On Implementing Online GDPR Changes For Access To Drivers Data (ADD) Service
Feb 06, 2018
The Association For Driving Licence Verification (www.ADLV.co.uk) is to work closely with the DVLA on the implementation of GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) for the ADD service. By helping to explain the GDPR rules for its members’ fleet customers, the ADLV believes that discussions will help to define the industry standard.The ADLV will support members with an advisory document for fleet managers, which will include such topics as: The content of Privacy Notices on how...
- Max Media International's Expat Survey reflects on the changing face of Expatriatism
Jan 31, 2018
Emma Wood, Research Director of The Expat Survey looks at where The Expat Survey.com has come from and where it’s going. From the dawn of time, the human race has never been akin to sitting still in the same place for very long periods of time. Yes, granted in those days movement was due to a subsistence lifestyle, but the common denominator for migration has and always will be based on a person’s innate desire...
- The Expat Media Hub creates a repository for expatriate bloggers to share experiences and help others looking to follow in their footsteps
Jan 29, 2018
Throughout history it has been the explorers that have been lauded in the history books. Individuals who have cut a path so that when others follow, the experience of moving to far flung lands is more often than not markedly different and somewhat easier thanks to the efforts and hardships of those that went before. Today that practice is not too dissimilar from yesteryear. People now take to social media and other more traditional media...
- New 'super six' for Ready Camp
Jan 10, 2018
10th January – London UK. Ready Camp, the fast-growing glamping brand from The Camping and Caravanning Club, has added six new locations for 2018.The ‘super six’ new sites bring the total of Ready Camp locations to 44 in the UK with a total of more than 200 well-equipped, pre-pitched safari-style tents.Ready Camp was first launched in 2015 to attract new people to the pastime while also appealing to those who like spending a night under...
- Nokia phones survey says putting your phone down this Christmas is the best gift for your loved ones
Dec 22, 2017
We’d pay, on average, £2,832 for 24 hours of undisturbed time with family and friends this ChristmasThe biggest gripe for six in ten Brits is people on their phones at the dinner table Nokia smartphones reminds us what’s really important this festive season, the gift of youLondon, 22 December 2017: It’s official, ‘All they want for Christmas is you’ – stuck for a Christmas present idea this year? Running out of time? Don’t fret, as...
- Brits admit to fly-tipping and dumping Christmas waste on neighbours
Dec 12, 2017
Brits expect to fill an estimated 109 million bin bags this Christmas DaySurvey suggests 4.74 million people have stashed excess rubbish in neighbours’ bins previously18.5 million people plan to visit the tip between Christmas and New Year Birmingham, UK. 12 December 2017: The average British adult will fill two bin bags of waste this Christmas Day, the equivalent of 109 million bin bags, according to new research* from Clearabee, the on-demand rubbish removal business. Over...
- Brits Will Spend 2 Billion Pounds Replacing Lost, Broken or Eaten Gifts This Christmas
Dec 07, 2017
London, UK - 7 December 2017 – A new survey revealing the gifting habits of the British, French and Germans from leading smart location company Tile shows that Brits will fork out a staggering £2 Billion this Christmas on replacement presents having lost or broken the original gift. In addition, a surprising number of guilty individuals simply keep them as a treat for themselves. It’s not just the Brits who are wasting time and money...
- Thrive Homes’ App Delivers 1st Touch Self-Service To Transform Customer Engagement
Dec 06, 2017
Hertfordshire-based housing association Thrive Homes has launched an innovative app that provides a new way for customers to interact with the organisation via Apple Store or Google Play. The myThrive self-service app uses 1st Touch digital software from Aareon UK (www.aareon.co.uk) to offer a range of online customer self-service requests 24/7 via smartphones and tablets. The app is an important part of Thrive’s digital approach to customer engagement. The myThrive app enables customers to:view their...
- Travelex reveals nearly 60% of UK consumers want a marketplace from their bank as finance fatigue kicks in
Dec 06, 2017
50% increase in fintech accounts held over the last 10 years versus 11% for current accounts from traditional banks 42% of consumers are frustrated with managing multiple accounts with over half considering closing accounts as a result 59% want their bank to consolidate accounts into a single marketplace, only 18% wanted a tech company to deliver this London 6th December 2017 – Travelex Currency Solutions today released the findings from its new report The Race...
- Confirmit supports youth Market Research at Ungdomsbarometern
Nov 23, 2017
Confirmit Horizons platform delivers capabilities and stability needed for large-scale, engaging millennial researchLondon, UK and Oslo, Norway and New York, NY: 23 November 2017: Specialist youth Market Research agency Ungdomsbarometern has selected the Confirmit Horizons platform to support all its data collection activities across the Nordic region. The Swedish-based agency conducts large-scale research programmes for consumer brands, non-government organisations, associations and media houses. It is unique in its approach to capturing feedback from the youth...
- Above & Beyond launches Gourmet Food Chalets to revolutionise the traditional idea of a chalet chef
Oct 24, 2017
Verbier October 24th 2017: Alpine experiences business Above & Beyond Verbier has launched a new and unique gourmet food division, Gourmet Food Chalets, which puts celebrity chefs into five star chalets. The aim of the business is to revolutionise the idea of traditional chalet dining and to introduce excitement and creativity to the palates of its clients. With viewers of TV food programmes such as Masterchef and Great British Bake-off at an all time high,...
- How To Transform Your Teenagers’ Career Prospects
Sep 27, 2017
‘INSPiRED Teenager’ - from the UK’s Top Careers Advisor - Offers an Online Toolkit For Savvy Parents To Max Their Teenagers’ Prospects A new online resource will enable parents to transform their own teenagers’ academic and vocational career prospects. The ‘INSPiRED Teenager’ programme is an eight-part video-based career coaching toolkit complete with a set of accompanying eBooks. Developed by Carolyn Parry, the CDI’s Career Coach of the Year, the self-paced kit equips parents with all...
- 50% of iPhone users and 14% of Samsung users want new iPhone X says new poll
Sep 13, 2017
Current iPhone users rate increased battery life (70%) and fast charging technology (47%) as top features 50 per cent of existing UK iPhone users say they want the new Apple iPhone X according to a consumer survey conducted immediately after news of the product was released last night (12.09.17). A further 39% want “to find out more first”. “This represents a resoundingly successful launch”, said Guy Potter, Head of Research at MaruUsurv. Amongst current Samsung...