Tag Archives: argos

Argos Ideas Could Shake Up The UK Omnichannel

This blog is by Liz Parry, Strategic Account Director at Teleperformance UK. The UK Takeover Panel has recently given Sainsbury’s more time to consider their offer for Home Retail – owner of the Argos chain. This is because a South … Continue reading

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Retailers Focusing On Customer Experience

The IQPC event ‘Customer Experience Exchange for Retail’ will take place from July 6 to 8 in London. I was looking at information about the event on LinkedIn when I noticed some interesting comments from some of the company executives … Continue reading

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Getting #Custserv with Twitter right or ‘Respect for the Bad Man’

Retailers are getting used to multichannel service today. Many of them are answering customer questions online using the same channels to respond to the original questions – for instance publishing answers and information on Facebook when questions originate from that … Continue reading

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Next on top for retail customer service

New research from IMGROUP has named retail chain Next as the best UK high street retailer for their use of social media beating other companies such as Argos, John Lewis, and M&S. Next managed to respond to 92% of enquires … Continue reading

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What price will customers pay for good service?

Retail is changing and embracing a multichannel format that belnds the high street, online sales, and something in-between like pop-up stores that are fully branded, but little more than a collection of computers for browsing products. If you can remember … Continue reading

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Website integration is all down to customer service

Bicycle and car parts retailer Halfords has conducted some research that found over a third of their customers had checked the company website before even entering the store. Customers are checking to see if a product is stocked, store opening … Continue reading

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