L’Oréal Israel names TikTok star to sustainability influencer team
L’Oréal Israel has named Maya Dagan to its team of sustainability influencers, according to a report published by the Jerusalem Post.
Tech in 2022 – can’t touch this
What were we expecting of technology in 2022? Well, after the dominance of internet shopping over the prior two years, more of the same, with bells on. All bets were on livestreaming, already a dominant trend in China, booming in the west.
MAC launches first 3D experience in Riyadh
The Estee Lauder Companies-owned MAC Cosmetics has launched what it is describing as a ‘world-first’ 3D experience in Riyadh, according to a report published by About Her.
2021 Resistance: Technology
Pre-pandemic, North America’s digital channel was under developed, especially compared to China and, in some cases, not much has changed. While some have adopted a more sophisticated approach to digital engagement, others have continued to dictate, not engage. This dogged determination to market at, not converse with, their audience won’t wash for long and shoppers have started to scroll on by.
2021 Resilience: Technology
With digital in continual demand, those who invested early continued to reap the rewards in 2021. However, with all the online wizardry at our disposal today, we’d do well to remember that personal connection is still important to consumers. Digital will only secure a permanent spot in shoppers’ hearts if it evolves to scratch that itch; a functional, faceless online shopping platform will take you so far, consumers expect seamless service and a personalized approach.
Booksy expands EMEA foothold with acquisition of salon management and booking software, Kiute
Beauty and wellness appointment booking app Booksy is set to expand its presence in the EMEA region via the acquisition of French salon management and booking software, Kiute.
L’Oréal Middle East appeals to shoppers with personalised digital experiences
L’Oréal is working to appeal to online shoppers the GCC-over, with personalised digital experiences such as try-on facilities and virtual consultations, according to a report published by the Khaleej Times.
Flydubai unveils duty free eShop
Flydubai has announced the launch of its new online shopping facility, according to a report published by Trade Arabia.
Turkey e-commerce giant Trendyol enters European market with new website
Turkey’s e-commerce giant Trendyol has entered the European market with a new website that will serve 27 countries.
Chalhoub Group to launch three new e-commerce sites; ‘reassessing’ bricks and mortar strategy
The Chalhoub Group is said to be launching three new e-commerce sites this year as it ‘reassesses’ its bricks and mortar strategy, according to a report by Arabian Business.