Laura Ashley recently announced their return to the high-street with a brand-new partner Next. As their full range launches into 48 Next stores across the UK the Laura Ashley team has also introduced their flagship store in Shepherds Bush, London, which the team at Ripple are very proud to have played a part in bringing… Continue reading How we made the Laura Ashley Showcase Display Unit.
Fashion Designer Anya Hindmarch recently unveiled her plans for a new retail experience that she aims to bring to the streets of London in May. Situated on Pont Street in Belgravia ‘The Village’ as it will be named, includes a collection of 5 stores all serving a different purpose and aimed to offer a new… Continue reading “If retail is to exist in a digital world, there needs to be a reason to visit.”
Google Maps is the world’s most used navigation tool, helping millions of commuters, cyclists, tourists and now shoppers, find their way around the world! The latest Google Maps update now allows users to use augmented reality to overlay visual directions onto the real world through your phone’s screen on select indoor locations. The Google Live… Continue reading Google Live View – AR Guidance Indoors
Amazon Fresh opened its first UK Store late last month in London, potentially marking the start of a significant shift in the UK retail experience as we know it! If you’re not familiar with the concept, Amazon Fresh offers customers a ‘just walk out’ approach to shopping, you simply pick up the items that you… Continue reading Amazon Fresh – A Brand New Retail Experience
As the country, and more specifically the retail and hospitality sectors ready themselves to open back up and begin working towards some form of normality, we’ve scrutinised the new roadmap and put together a few tips and a bit of a checklist to hopefully offer some guidance to those wondering whether they’ve ticked all the… Continue reading Top tips for re-opening after lockdown.
Now available, the Ripple Collection Locker System Retailers across the world are beginning to consider collection lockers as part of their strategies to improve efficiency and add value to the customer experience. It’s a great tactic, especially during the current climate, however up until now it’s only been the big players that have been able… Continue reading Simple & Secure Click & Collect Solutions.
Ripple & Retail Project Associates Covid-19 has presented many new challenges for retail and each sector has been affected differently. Over the past few months retailers have been adapting to a constantly changing environment, and shifts in consumer habits and rules, consequently the things that are normally planned pro-actively suddenly require an almost overwhelmingly rapid… Continue reading Managing Change in Retail
The landscape of retail is changing for good, when the shops begin to re-open and customers flood our highstreets once again, it’s going to be a completely different world, one that requires a whole new approach when it comes to interacting with and servicing customers safely. Many big chains are starting to seriously consider what… Continue reading The landscape of retail is changing for good.