25/10/2016Retail digitisation is advancing +++ However, in a more pragmatic and less flamboyant way than lately +++ Consistent planning from a single source is fundamental +++ As is simple handling +++ Personalised services and seamless online-offline transactions are gaining further importance +++ There are many attractive applications – from scales to changing cubicles
14/10/2016Cashless payment acceptance on the rise worldwide +++ User numbers in Germany still lagging behind +++ Most adopters in Middle East, Africa and Asia +++ Mobile payments in China surpass US
27/09/2016Visual marketing increases in importance for offline retail in view of e-Commerce competitors +++ display mannequins are in focus for this +++ emotionalising is decisive +++ individuality and flexibility are also demanded +++ there is a shift towards semi-abstract mannequins with regional and genre differences +++ proportion of customised mannequins is rising +++ sustainability remains an issue
07/06/2016The year the Yellow Submarine emerged for the first time and a goal at Wembley caused a stir history was also written in Düsseldorf because 11 to 15 June 1966 saw the first EuroShop being held in Düsseldorf. Back then nobody knew that it would become the leading trade fair for the global retail world.