Renault says it will soon be able to offer consumers the ability to test drive all its cars via virtual reality headsets as the car marque explores how new technology can “radically change” the dealership experience and boost sales, not just drive engagement or awareness.
The importance of virtual reality (VR) technology at this year’s Mobile World Congress was underlined by a surprise appearance by Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg at a Samsung product launch tonight (21 February), during which he predicted VR will be “the most social platform”.
Physical stores are being transformed as virtual reality and real-time data enable retailers to offer immersive experiences and adjust the shopping environment.
Tom Wallis believes data can be used as a highly-effective means to improve the customer experience, as much as drive sales.
The sandwich chain is on the hunt for a new global creative agency to aid its ongoing digital transformation and wider transition to a post-lockdown world.
Whenever a marketer sets out to improve, augment or adapt the four Ps, they reveal the absurdity of the exercise and reinforce why product, price, place and promotion remain the core concepts of the marketing mix.
Chancellor Rishi Sunak is hoping to reboot business with his latest Budget, putting apprenticeships, cuts to business rates and support for the high street at the top of the agenda.