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How is technology changing the way we buy and browse?

Gadgetry is such a big part of our daily lives that the physical shop is slowly being transformed. Technology has changed everything about the shopping experience and it will soon change even more! Many of the innovations we will see … Continue reading

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Top Tips for Retailers this Christmas

It may only be October, but the run-up to Christmas has begun and retailers should start acting now to make the most of the season. 1. Make the store inviting It’s no secret that more and more shoppers are going … Continue reading

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Vista holds roundtable session at The Oval

A successful roundtable for customers and members of the press was held by Vista Retail Support at the Kia Oval, home of Surrey County Cricket Club. The wide-ranging discussion across a wide range of retail technology took place in the … Continue reading

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A Break from the Spreadsheets: Sailing in the Solent in July

I’ve never been sailing before (apart from a few very amateurish day trips on holidays which normally end in sunstroke), and despite feeling pretty daunted by my complete lack of knowledge regarding what to wear (let alone what to do!), … Continue reading

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Vista Retail Support completed the National 3 Peaks Challenge

After months of planning and training, the day finally arrived where we would climb 3,406 metres and travel approximately 500 miles in 24 hours! GULP! Our 2 teams trained hard for months to improve their fitness levels (general and mountain) … Continue reading

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It’s not just cash that’s disappearing

Sales and Marketing Director, Richard Cottrell talks about his experience in London with no cash, no plastic – only his smartphone. Whilst it’s not a great thing to do, leaving your wallet with both credit cards and cash at home … Continue reading

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Vista continues to support Tenovus by taking part in 3 Peaks Challenge

There has been an excellent response to our continued sponsorship of charity Tenovus, with two Vista teams entering The Tenovus Three Peaks Challenge, in which participants attempt to climb the three highest peaks in UK within 24 hours. Vista has … Continue reading

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Are pop-up shops going to stay on the high street?

The surge of pop-up shops in the high street seems to have lost momentum, certainly if last Christmas was anything to go by. Is this a sign that the bubble has burst for this retail phenomenon, or should we be … Continue reading

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Vista Director Ready to Face-off for Charity

James Pepper, Technical Services Director, is preparing for the UK All-star Ice Hockey Tournament held in Sheffield. The tournament is held annually and involves ice hockey players from all over the country. The tournament will be taking place at Ice … Continue reading

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The benefit of tablet payments in retail

Mobile technology has dominated the retail industry for quite some time. Both consumers and retailers have grown to rely on mobile devices for shopping and paying for goods due to its convenience and speed. Introducing a tablet payment system in-store … Continue reading

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