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Key findings from Pragma’s recently published whitepaper on the UK baby and children’s market in CWB Magazine
CWB Industry Snapshot-UK Baby & Children’s Market

Celebrating 30 years of Pragma

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Last night we celebrated Pragma’s 30th birthday at Somerset House at our annual Champagne Reception.
Our many clients and contacts joined us for drinks and an opportunity to experience our Digital Shop Window and choose gifts from the great brands who generously donated products. These included Innis & Gunn, Simon Carter, Saint Aymes, The Dram

9 Digital Innovation Myths

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A new article published in conjunction with La Fosse Associates: The nine Digital Innovation Myths by Kristine Kirby, Managing Director of Digital for Pragma.
Kristine was previously E-commerce and Multichannel Marketing Director for Monsoon Accessorize, E-commerce Director at Hackett and Home Shopping Director at Fat Face.
Read the article here
Myth One – Digital innovation

Blockchain can help ensure that retailers’ products are legitimate, according to Kristine Kirby, Managing Director of Digital.
Read the interview in Essential Retail

This morning we hosted a breakfast on how digital is transforming women’s fashion with Jeni Ni, the founder of frilly; Tamsin Ivy,  the founder of Glitzbox; and Anton Jurina, Managing Director of  Maison Héroïne.
Over 70 guests enjoyed a presentation from Kristine Kirby, Managing Director of Digital at Pragma, plus a panel discussion and audience Q&A.
Watch the

Kristine Kirby, managing director for digital at Pragma Consulting, argues there are very few examples of VR shopping experiences because the technology actually disrupts the natural flow of a shopping trip in Retail Design World.
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The Airport F&B revolution

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Alex Avery, Pragma’s Managing Director of Airports, Travel & Commercial Spaces is interviewed in The Moodie Davitt Report on how food & beverage is increasingly playing a fundamental role in conveying today’s airport brand, identity and cultural characteristics.
Read the article HERE

Another award for Pragma

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Pragma have just been awarded `Due Diligence : Synergy Valuation – Advisory Firm of the Year’ in the Finance Monthly M&A Awards.
This follows Tom Holt’s recent award, and our award for Strategic Advisory Firm of the Year by M&A Today.
Now in its 8th year the Finance Monthly M&A Awards celebrate excellence and exist

Tom Holt wins prestigious award

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We are delighted to announce that Tom Holt, Pragma’s CEO, has been awarded with a prestigious Emerging Leaders Award for 2017.
The awards are organised by The M&A Advisor who have identified the future decision makers and those who will be driving change within private equity in the EMEA region in years to come.

To wrap-up our month looking at the travel market, we’d like to share our latest research into this sector.
We believe that the Baby Boomers segment provides an opportunity for operators in this market, particularly due to their growing numbers and the fact they have more time and money to spend in comparison to their Millennial