‘Circle back’, ‘reach out’ and ‘disambiguate’ are among the most annoying overused phrases in business, with a number of pandemic-related buzzwords already making the list, according to new data.
Yorkshire Tea has shown it’s support for the Black Lives Matter movement by telling a right-wing YouTuber ‘please don’t buy our tea again’, resulting in much support and controversy amid global protests over racial discrimination.
Delivery costs, returns, and frictionless payment and data-capture processes are the critical touchpoints for retailers to finetune to provide an excellent customer experience (CX) online, according to a new report.
Hull-based broadband provider KCOM has today launched ‘Bigger than broadband’ an integrated brand campaign which celebrates the community spirit of the people of Hull and East Yorkshire during lockdown.
Nike has released a new advert in response to the Black Lives Matter protests with the slogan: “Don’t Do It”.
Online retail sales growth was up an astonishing +32.7% in May, the highest annual result since March 2008, according to new data research.
Women are demanding greater transparency when it comes to the labelling of ‘clean beauty’ products, according to new data.
While the current health crisis and economic uncertainty will have short-term impacts on 5G adoption, the future for 5G remains bright, according new research.
Snapchat has announced it will stop “promoting” the account of US president Donald Trump on the image messaging platform, as tensions between White House and social media platforms escalates.
Europe’s largest wholesale distributor of professional hair and beauty products, Pro-Duo, has partnered with digital commerce agency, Astound Commerce UK (ACUK), to upgrade its French and German ecommerce sites.
Drinks brand Campari has announced virtual reopening of three of the world’s best bars – and the public is invited to a virtual event to help to hospitality industry during the COVID-19 crisis.
Bristol Gin has faced a social media backlash after it tweeted that rioters favoured its gin due to its flammability.
Animation studio Aardman has announced the evolution of its licensing programme with new digital partners for Shaun the Sheep.
The pub and nights out with friends currently top the list of most anticipated events when the lockdown lifts, followed by live events and beauty therapy, according to new research.
Nearly half (45%) of UK adults plan to buy from certain brands and retailers less in the future specifically because of how those companies have responded to the current pandemic, with Sports Direct and Wetherspoons suffering as Tesco grows in favourability, according to new research.
Microsoft is replacing up to 50 journalists and replacing them with AI robots designed to pick suitable news stories.
Influencer trends: YouTube stars most-trusted by consumers, but young people increasingly purchasing via TikTok
Over a quarter of consumers (27%) have been influenced to purchase a product or service by YouTube influencers in the last six months, followed by 24% on Instagram and 15% on TikTok, according to new research.
Twitter has flagged down one of Donald Trump’s tweets after the president wrote “When the looting starts, shooting starts” in response to violent protests over the death of a black man in Minneapolis.
Donald Trump has threatened to “strongly regulate” or close down social media companies after Twitter flagged two of his tweets to a fact-checking page.
Vodafone and Barnardos have launched ‘The Great British Tech Appeal’, with an aim to distribute 10,000 phones and tablets to those most in need during the Covid-19 crisis.