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Fractional Test Leadership

What is Fractional Test Leadership? The concept of fractional leaders is common for C-level roles and is a popular approach for companies needing a CTO or CFO on a less than full-time basis. But have you considered this for your critical test leadership roles? Put simply, fractional test leadership offers a cost-effective, ...

The Retail Technology Iceberg

The retail technology iceberg illustrates the complex landscape of retail tech. Navigating the Retail Technology Iceberg: Unveiling the Hidden Depths From e-commerce giants to brick-and-mortar stalwarts, retail businesses use a plethora of technologies to enhance customer experiences, optimize operations, and gain a competitive edge. We've seen a remarkable amount of transformation in ...

Webinar – The Value of Change

The value of change - this webinar was originally planned as a talk at the Manchester Tech Festival in October 2023 but Covid struck so here we are with an online version. If you missed the live session you can view the recording below! The Value of Change - Overview Change is the ...
Operational Readiness. An article on how to start and how to continue for the best quality retail technology

Operational Readiness

What is Operational Readiness & how do we get there? So you're all guns blazing to land your new retail tech transformation? That's the first prize of course, get live and get trading! But have you thought about the critical hyper-care period after launch and beyond? What do you need to factor ...

Quality Vision

Quality is built in not bolted on! Successful transformations start with the right vision Written by Steve Dennis, Executive Director, SpikeAt Spike, we fully understand the unique challenges faced in the retail sector and we support many key retailers who need a transformation programme to leap forward. We know you will most likely ...

The Evolution of e-commerce

The Evolution of e-commerce We thought it would be good to pause for a minute and remember where digital retail took the first steps forward. Here’s a brief look at the history of e-commerce and a few predictions about what’s in store for the future Check out this timeline - the first two ...

Retailer Tech Spend – Transformation

Retailer Tech Spend - Did you know? Focussed Tech Spend – The retail tech elite are focussed & heavily investing. Get ready for the next wave of evolving tech – with some increasing spending by 50% to lead the charge. First up – Innovation leads the list more than 1/3 of the ...

Phone/AR Tech Insights

Phone Tech moves to AR glasses, which means big changes for Retail! Acceleration of AR tech is here at last, which could see phones replaced with AR glasses and retail innovation leaping forward. We all know that Apple and Google both want to replace our wallets with their phones but after that ...