Deliveroo Rides on ‘New Retail’ Wave to Open Unmanned Dining Store in Singapore

Deliveroo Rides on ‘New Retail’ Wave to Open Unmanned Dining Store in Singapore

Food delivery start-up Deliveroo has used its online capabilities to create a digital experience for its customers the opening of a physical store in Singapore. The move by the London-based company comes after its local rival, Singapore-based online marketplace Honestbee, launched a 60,000sq foot space in 2018 that houses a grocery and dining retail store, to show off […]

Hendrick’s Gin Turns the Cucumber into an Unlikely Valentine’s Day Star in Singapore

Hendrick’s Gin Turns the Cucumber into an Unlikely Valentine’s Day Star in Singapore

Hendrick’s Gin concluded its unusual Valentine’s Day campaign in which it offered the love-struck gin lovers of Singapore a chance to buy cucumber-themed gifts. The campaign, by Iris Singapore and titled ‘A Most Unusual Valentine’s’, ran for the weeks leading up to the day, largely through social, digital and PR, ultimately leading people to a special […]

Cinnabon Announces First eCommerce Gifting Platform, Bringing the Iconic Sweet Treat to Doors in the US

Cinnabon Announces First eCommerce Gifting Platform, Bringing the Iconic Sweet Treat to Doors in the US

Cinnabon, iconic bakery and purveyor of crave-able cinnamon rolls, announced today the launch of their first online gifting eCommerce platform. Cinnabon enthusiasts across the US can now quickly and easily order a variety of Cinnabon gifts perfectly packaged to ‘wow’ the recipient, with free overnight shipping. With the new gifting platform rolling out just in […]

Häagen-Dazs Trials Geo-Targeted Delivery-On-Demand Mobile eCommerce Service in Central London

Häagen-Dazs Trials Geo-Targeted Delivery-On-Demand Mobile eCommerce Service in Central London

Häagen-Dazs is the first ice-cream brand to move into automated product delivery with its new mobile eCommerce technology ‘Häagen-Dazs NOW’. The service enables ice-cream to be ordered and delivered into the hands of consumers when out-and-about by using an innovative combination of proven mobile technologies. The brand is trialling the service this Friday, 7 September […]

BORN Launches a New Global Digital Experience for Tetley Tea with Acquia

BORN Launches a New Global Digital Experience for Tetley Tea with Acquia

BORN, an award-winning global agency that combines eCommerce services, creative design, and content production is proud to announce the launch of the new global digital experience for Tetley Tea. The design re-envisions the online purchasing of tea by weaving captivating content throughout Tetley’s websites to create a sensory driven buying experience. Using the Acquia Experience Platform to house […]

Starbucks and Alibaba Launch Food Delivery and Virtual Stores in China

Starbucks and Alibaba Launch Food Delivery and Virtual Stores in China

Starbucks has extended its partnership with Alibaba in China, which will see it launch delivery services, establish a delivery kitchen and create a virtual store with the help of the eCommerce giant’s subsidiaries. The American coffee giant is already working with Alibaba for its interactive coffee store Shanghai Reserve Roastery, which is powered by Alibaba technology to allow consumers […]

Amazon Launches Special Whole Foods Discounts for Prime Members

Amazon Launches Special Whole Foods Discounts for Prime Members

From the looks of things, free two-hour shipping is but one of many, many Whole Foods perks Amazon is giving Prime members — something subscribers deserve, considering Prime’s 20 percent price increase. The e-commerce giant has just announced two new benefits for its subscribers: an additional 10 percent discount off sale items and deep discounts […]

The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf Launches Mobile Ordering

The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf Launches Mobile Ordering

 The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf, one of the world’s leading roaster and retailers of specialty coffee and tea, today announced that it has launched mobile ordering within The Coffee Bean Rewards app. The feature is available now at all 191 Southern California and Arizona company-owned locations and will extend to franchise locations and new geographic areas in the […]

The UK Leads France and Germany for Online Grocery Shopping, According to RichRelevance

The UK Leads France and Germany for Online Grocery Shopping, According to RichRelevance

Although 53% of people in the UK are doing some or all their grocery shopping online, there’s a massive gap between what consumers want, and what retailers are offering, according to new research. The online grocery survey from RichRelevance looks at consumer’s attitudes towards buying groceries online. The research, which includes responses from over 2,000 […]