The five biggest retail technology news stories of the week — Retail Technology Innovation Hub

 The five biggest retail technology news stories of the week — Retail Technology Innovation Hub

3. Klarna announces another big funding round, valuing it at $45.6bn

Buy now pay later big hitter Klarna has raised $639 million at a post-money valuation of $45.6 billion.

This comes just three months after the Swedish company’s last mega funding round and cements its status as Europe’s most valuable private FinTech venture.

4. Marks & Spencer taps Medallia tech for Voice of the Customer programme

Medallia and KPMG UK have been selected to deliver Marks & Spencer’s new Voice of the Customer programme across its UK and International business.

Powered by Medallia’s technology and delivered by KPMG’s customer consulting team, this will bring together all of the retailer’s global data sources within one platform. 

The aim is to gain a live, connected view of the customer experience across its operations for the first time, support its business transformation and help use data to drive decision making.

The programme will go live…

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