The OrderWise Blog – Tips & Advice
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It is the buzz phrase that all retail publications are discussing – omni-channel. As the notion becomes increasingly prevalent, retail businesses strive to create an omni-channel shopping experience in their own operations that improves customer service.read more
Black Friday, Singles’ Day and Brexit: what can retailers do to gear up for the challenges ahead of the peak shopping period?
Does Black Friday really make that much of an impact to consumer spending? Will Brexit affect how much people spend? What is Singles’ Day and will it take off in the UK? In this article we look at how shopping changes during the peak Autumn period and what businesses can do to prepare their operations ahead of the upcoming flurry of Christmas shopping frenzies.read more
With increasing pressures on the high street, is there still place for physical stores and if so, how can you make one successful in 2019? In this article, we look at how well-known brands like Hotel Chocolat, Lush and Next are bucking the store closure trend by taking a more experience-driven approach to in-store sales.read more
Since Britain announced its intended departure from the European Union over three years ago, it’s safe to say the British economy has been on a bit of a rollercoaster ride. With the UK now planning to leave the EU on the 31st October 2019 with or without a deal, we look at what businesses are, and should be doing, to prepare.read more
For an omni-channel approach to be successful, every touchpoint needs to focus on the customer journey – from product browsing to purchases, deliveries and returns. With this being the case, knowing where to start your omni-channel strategy can be confusing. So, what should you focus on? In this feature, we’ve highlighted four key essentials that lend themselves to a successful omnichannel business.read more
Here at OrderWise, we are constantly enhancing our software functionality to help businesses maximise their opportunities. This August sees 36 new developments to our software, including four new features to aid sales processing, the ability to manage group VAT returns within OrderWise and a new auto-generate invoice function. We also have three new feature articles with insights on Back to School trading, Magento 1 End-of-Life and the value of giving customers express delivery options.read more