Conversational commerce and the rise of the robot

Retailers have been watching AI, the artificial intelligence for years, and while 2018 may be the year it takes off, many companies struggle to justify the investment without a clear strategy. Earlier this year at Shop.org, Oak Labs CEO and founder Healey Cypher spoke with Joyce Lee, head of Google Retail Innovation, and Jennifer Tvedt, … More Conversational commerce and the rise of the robot

BCBC says new recycling scheme is a success – 278 tonnes of nappies have not gone to landfill

UK Bridgend County Borough Council (BCBC) has come out fighting after criticisms of its new recycling regime. When the council’s waste partners, Kier, introduced a new system, aimed at increasing the percentage of materials that could be recycled, there was a storm of protests from all parts of the borough. The council, and Kier, acknowledged … More BCBC says new recycling scheme is a success – 278 tonnes of nappies have not gone to landfill

Baldwin expands global platform with the acquisition of QuadTech, Inc.

Baldwin Technology Company Inc.—a world leader in providing process automation solutions, consumables and services for the print, packaging, textile and corrugated industries—has acquired QuadTech, Inc., from its parent company, Quad/Graphics. With this acquisition, Baldwin adds all of QuadTech’s highly regarded technology and strategic locations across the Americas, Europe, China, Japan and India. QuadTech is a … More Baldwin expands global platform with the acquisition of QuadTech, Inc.