Category Archives: Current Affairs

Payments… Just Make It Easy For The Customer!

Pay with Amazon. Are these words now going to rival Pay with Paypal or Pay with Apple? I think so – for Amazon and their 285m users to enter payments is a significant event. Amazon has shown through their growth … Continue reading

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Will Customer Expectations Drive Fintech Faster?

I have written several thoughts about the growth in importance of Fintech in recent months and especially how it is set to transform the entire retail banking industry. By designing new financial services from the ground up and placing the … Continue reading

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Happy Staff Make Happy Customers

This post is by Sasha Jenkins, Business Development Director at Teleperformance UK. The media has not been kind to Chief Executives recently, with a lot of discussion about corporate leaders who earn too much and deliver too little, but one … Continue reading

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Rail: Small Speed Increases Can Bring Big Changes For Customers

This post is by Sasha Jenkins, Business Development Director at Teleperformance UK. What I find really interesting about the new Virgin Trains “Azuma” train from Hitachi is not so much that it can go faster than the existing rolling stock, … Continue reading

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Moving Beyond the Customer Experience

Have we moved beyond the term CX to describe Customer Experience? I’m starting to think that 2016 is surely the last year when we can keep on talking credibly about CX without acknowledging how the interaction between brand and customer … Continue reading

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Will CX Become The Key Differentiator for UK Supermarkets?

This blog is by Phil Crossley, Business Development Director at Teleperformance UK. Kantar Retail recently released their regular analysis of the UK supermarket sector, the latest research focused on Q1 2016. In terms of market share the big three are … Continue reading

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Will CMA Plans Stimulate Energy Competition in the UK?

This week the Competition and Markets Authority (CMA) announced the results of an 18-month investigation into competition in the UK energy market. The main headline concludes that customers are being overcharged by almost £2bn annually and something has to be … Continue reading

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