Multichannel Retail Advice

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The Power of SEO and Automation: Highlights from our Birmingham Meetup

Written by Beth Motherwell on 02 February 2017

At our first customer meet up of 2017, Brightpearl retailers came together to share insights, swap stories and enjoy some good food and drink. A huge thank you to everyone who attended, for those who couldn’t make it this time around, we’ve compiled some of the highlights of the evening below.

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Year In Review: 2016 Independent Retail Trends [Infographic]

Written by Danielle Ricketts on 12 January 2017

2017 is officially here so we’re taking a look back at how our customers performed in 2016. At Brightpearl, we’re fortunate enough to work with over 1,200 independent retailers from various different industries so we’ve analyzed their performance throughout the entire year.

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Getting to know Derek O’Carroll: Q&A with Brightpearl’s new CEO

Written by Danielle Ricketts on 13 June 2016

There’s exciting things happening at the Brightpearl headquarters as we recently announced some big news… our new CEO, Derek O’Carroll, has joined the team! And here’s your first chance to get to know him a little better as we asked Derek to share his views on topical areas in the retail and wholesale industry.

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Highlights & Trends from IRX 2016

Written by Danielle Ricketts on 03 May 2016

The annual Internet Retailing Expo is a great event for multichannel retailers of all industries to discover the latest trends and methods to accelerate their business. We exhibited (again!) this year and had a blast so we’ve picked our highlights from the two-day event.

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The Future of ERP and Point-of-Sale for SMB Magento Retailers [Video]

Written by Danielle Ricketts on 12 April 2016

Magento retailers here’s something for you to get excited about... Brightpearl’s next-generationMagento integration and enhanced point-of-sale solution!

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Product In Review: How Brightpearl is Helping Multichannel Retailers Grow

Written by Danielle Ricketts on 22 January 2016

The last year has been a big year for multichannel retailing and all of us at Brightpearl. We’ve done everything possible to help retailers and wholesalers grow and succeed. From product updates to powerful new apps, improved insights to impressive infrastructure performance, Brightpearl has scaled massively in the past year.

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Moda NEC Birmingham - In the Bag for SS15

Written by Grainne Shaughnessy on 19 August 2015

The floor of the NEC in Birmingham for the Moda Exhibition glittered with displays of all the goodies that will line the shelves of clothing retailers far and wide when the Spring Season of 2015 (SS15) arrives.

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Smart E-Commerce & Inventory Tips for the Fashion World at Moda’s E-Zone Live

Written by Grainne Shaughnessy on 07 August 2014

We’re less than one week away from Moda in Birmingham (10-12 August), where the U.K.’s fashion trade finds inspiration, ideas and product lines for the Spring/Summer 2015 season.
New to this year’s Moda programme is E-Zone Live, a learning hub offering free seminars and workshops to help your business stay on top of “the changing pace and face of retail.”
As we’re all aware, the Christmas season is right around the corner, the busiest time of the year for most retailers. This is chance to learn first-hand how to streamline your operations and offer your customers a better buying experience couldn’t come at a better time.

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Introducing the Brightpearl App Store - one size doesn't fit all

Written by Grainne Shaughnessy on 04 July 2014

We recently announced the launch of the Brightpearl App Store. Offering retailers access to some really useful apps helping them tailor functionality and further extend Brightpearl’s core capabilities. Whether you’re selling shoes, spy cameras, books or furniture there will be areas of your business which operate similarly to others and some which don’t. The way you run your business is individual, so why shouldn’t you have personalized software to match?

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Her Majesty the Queen promotes British technology at special Royal reception

Written by Grainne Shaughnessy on 20 June 2014

Early last week our Co-founder Andy Mulvenna got the chance to meet the Queen and members of the Royal family. A reception event was held at Buckingham Palace to recognise and celebrate the most successful and promising technology entrepreneurs. The invitation went out to pioneering tech startups, to academics, and investors within the technology sector.

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