Touchretail Blog - All Stories

MODA 2015 Countdown

MODA 2015 Countdown

Only a few days to go before MODA 2015 at the NEC and there is a frenzy of activity at Touchretail Towers. Because MODA caters for such a wide cross-section of the fashion industry we made this our first exhibition to showcase the TRIMS platform.

Read this article

SaaS - Software as a Service set to aid Irish economic growth

SaaS - Software as a Service set to aid Irish economic growth

Businesses in Ireland are increasingly taking advantage of the SaaS model to implement new systems and software, while leaving any new hardware to be either purchased or leased in the traditional manner. With funding sources still strict on lending policies, SaaS contracts are enabling retail businesses to now upgrade their dated technology in a planned and manageable way.

Read this article

Are Drapers Independent Awards still valid?

Are Drapers Independent Awards still valid?

The announcement of the Drapers Independent Awards 2015 Finalists triggers the start of the period of frenzied activity for the Shortlist retailers and the judges to go through the process that will eventually lead to the Winners announced on 16th September. The pizazz and celebration will no doubt be accompanied by the peer congratulations and journalistic hyperbole that has become familiar over the 25 years of these Awards, which begs the question as to the validity of the Awards in today’s fast-paced retailing industry.

Read this article

Refurbished Cobham store becomes Petits Bisous flagship

Refurbished Cobham store becomes Petits Bisous flagship

Petits Bisous have re-aligned their brick-and-click retail configuration. Their Cobham store, which was originally a pop-up shop, has now been refurbished and has re-opened on 16th June as the prime high street store. This operates alongside their website to provide Petits Bisous with a brick-and-click retail operation to showcase their luxury lingerie brands.

Read this article

Number Six second store opens in Epping

Number Six second store opens in Epping

Following on from the launch of their first store in Chelmsford, Number Six have opened their second store in Epping. The new Epping store is a single floor shop with similar styling to the Chelmsford store – white tiled walls with black contrast, and distressed oak flooring.

Read this article