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Facewatch appoints new CEO to lead UK facial recognition roll-out


26 June, 2017

Facewatch appoints new CEO to lead UK facial recognition roll-out

Businesses to lead way in fighting crime and improving public safety… 498 more words

Crime Prevention

40 per cent increase in violence against retail employees can be tackled with technology that is ‘sitting in plain sight’

Commenting on the British Retail Consortium’s annual Retail Crime Survey, Simon Gordon, Chairman and Founder of Facewatch, said:

“The significant 40 per cent rise in violence and abuse against employees working in retail outlets in the UK is extremely concerning.  367 more words

Crime Prevention

British Retail Consortium Holds BRC CX Event

Offering quality products at a competitive price, British Retail Consortium (BRC)-certified food company Honey Holding l, Ltd., provides food establishments with organic honey. Honey Holding has also received a AA rating, the highest grade the BRC awards. 130 more words

Honey Holding

UK and US retail sales: Consumers window-shop but don't buy

Two countries, two groups of consumers, two sets of figures. One similar result. Whether it’s Brexit blues or election uncertainty, it seems consumers in the UK and US just aren’t in a spending mood at the moment. 352 more words


Rise in retail sales despite Brexit fears

Fears of an immediate post-Brexit vote slump in the UK retail sector proved unfounded, as new figures reveal that retail sales increased in July.

A survey by the British Retail Consortium (BRC) and a leading accountancy firm found that total sales rose by 1.9% compared to the same month last year, while a separate report by Barclaycard found that spending in restaurants, pubs and cinemas also grew strongly in the month following the referendum. 162 more words

July Sales Up

Latest figures from the British Retail Consortium show that sales on the High Street were up 1.9% in July compared to the same period last year. 96 more words