Customer Journey
& Experience

Customer Analytics &
Business Intelligence

Reducing IT Time
To Value

Convergence Of
Online & In-Store

Converged Operations,
Intelligent Buildings & IoT

The Productivity
Imperative

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Network Investment

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Block Retail

Block is an IT Managed Services and consultancy organisation that delivers a wide range of business and managed outcomes for retailers. As a vertically focused partner, we offer a unique, value-driven approach that combines understanding and expertise of retail processes, challenges, culture and needs. Blending all this with a wide range of enabling technology, we promise quantifiable results and immersive retail experiences. Believing in strong working relationships, knowing you and your people well, we continually strive to deliver ever-increasing business value.

Partners

We partner with global leaders who are renowned for continuous innovation and outstanding service. We select partners who are financially robust, maintain significant year on year investment in R&D, and whose global fulfilment and client operations are second to none.

  • We needed a partner who could understand our systems and the challenges of our portfolio, Block demonstrated the highest level of digital knowledge, had a strong desire to engage, has an established supply chain and could work in partnership with us to deliver a solution across our shopping centres.

    Gian Fulgoni
    Chief Information & Systems Officer intu

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