Tag Archives: Clients

Mint Velvet New Store Openings

Ellie: This month, our client Mint Velvet will be opening their 12th standalone store. To mark the occasion, I am here today with Nigel Hodgkins, our Store Development Consultant, who has supported Mint Velvet store openings from the outset. So … Continue reading

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A Day in the Life of Communications Executive Ellie Cook

Ellie: During my time at Retail Assist, I’ve interviewed various members of the team to ask them about their typical day at Retail Assist. Today, the tables are finally being turned and Alex Broxson our Head of Marketing will be … Continue reading

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Client Quotes

In last week’s blog, I discussed some of my favourite quotes from various style icons. This inspired me to look back through Retail Assist’s client case studies and remind myself of some of the quotes made by our customers, who are … Continue reading

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A Day in the Life of Help Desk Call Handler Emily Harrison

Ellie: My ‘Day in the Life of’ interview today is with Emily Harrison, Help Desk Call Handler at Retail Assist. Emily, how long have you been working here now? Emily: I have worked for Retail Assist for 18 months, as … Continue reading

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A Day in the Life of Account Manager Jane Caren

Ellie: Today’s ‘Day in the Life of’ interview is with Jane Caren, who has had a number of different roles during her time at Retail Assist. How long have you worked for the company now Jane? Jane: I started working … Continue reading

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The Olympic Torch

Ellie: As I’m sure everybody is aware, the Olympic Torch is currently travelling all over the United Kingdom. It has already visited Nottingham (home of Retail Assist’s Head Office) and Northampton (where our Data and Application Centres are based). Today … Continue reading

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A Day in the Life of Accounts Assistant Stephanie Richardson

Ellie: Next up to be interviewed as part of our ‘Day in the life of’ feature is Retail Assist Accounts Assistant Stephanie Richardson. Hi Steph, how long have you worked for Retail Assist now? Steph: Hi Ellie, I’ve been here … Continue reading

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Retail Innovation Technology

Based on recent projects with our retail clients and the things they are considering implementing, I wanted to highlight future retail innovations. Retail technology developments currently taking place are all about personalisation; tailoring the experience to the customer, and providing … Continue reading

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The #Nottingham Retail Scene

Today is the day that Nottingham will *hopefully* be trending on Twitter, thanks to the organisers of ‘Get Nottingham Trending Day’: http://www.getnottinghamtrending.co.uk/ and support of the local community. Having a Head Office based in Nottingham, we at Retail Assist already … Continue reading

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The Economics of Omni-channel

At the moment, the evolution of omni-channel goes hand in hand with the economic climate. What we’ve seen within the retail sector in general in the early part of 2012, is that there have been a number of casualties and … Continue reading

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