4 ways of delivering blended multichannel customer experience

Published on: September 19, 2018
Author: Joanna Allouche - Consultant

We live in a multichannel world. Consumers want to be able to contact brands through their channel of choice, whether it is email, social media, chat or over the phone. How can brands therefore ensure they are truly multichannel? We outline 4 ways to overcome the challenges…

How to choose the right customer experience platform for your organization

Published on: July 11, 2018
Author: Pauline Ashenden - Marketing Manager

Given the importance of customer experience and customer service, organizations understand that they need to use technology wisely to help them deliver consistent, high quality and efficient service that meets consumer needs, whichever channel they use to make contact. But with a wide range of solutions on the market, what should you look out for in a CX platform?

How do UK banks rate on customer experience?

Published on: March 14, 2018
Author: Neil Cox - Account Manager

Banking, like many other sectors, is undergoing a period of disruption and change. Government legislation is committed to making it easier than ever for customers to change banks and interest rates remain low, meaning that service is a primary differentiator between companies. How are UK banks delivering when it comes to customer experience?

The changing face of European Customer Experience

Published on: November 29, 2017
Author: Olivier Njamfa - CEO & Co-Founder

How good are European companies at delivering the customer experience that consumers demand? The latest Forrester research paints a mixed picture, with companies in the UK, France and Germany all lagging behind the United States. The recently released Forrester 2017 European Customer Experience Indexes found that CX worsened in the UK and stayed poor in France.

UK brands struggling with digital customer experience

Published on: November 01, 2017
Author: Pauline Ashenden - Marketing Manager

The rapid rise of digital channels and mobile devices means it’s easier than ever for consumers to engage and ask questions of brands they want to do business with. But many companies – and even whole industry sectors - are struggling to cope with the sheer volume of customer contacts and queries, according to the 2017 Eptica Multichannel Customer Conversation Study

The 5 trends brands need to address for improved customer service

Published on: January 25, 2017
Author: Pauline Ashenden - Marketing Manager

The latest Institute of Customer Service (ICS) UK Customer Satisfaction Index (UKCSI) has a positive message for everyone involved in customer service. Overall, consumer satisfaction has risen to 77.8, up 0.8 compared to January 2016, marking the fourth straight improvement in results. Satisfaction is at its highest since July 2013...

The push for mobile customer service

Published on: November 30, 2016
Author: Gokcen Onur - Technical Project Manager

The rise of the smartphone has transformed how people interact with each other, brands and the world around them. Rather than being tied to a PC or landline phone, smartphones empower users by putting a computer in their pocket. Last Christmas Amazon reported that 70% of its customers shopped through a mobile device, for example.

3 ways for businesses to improve telephone customer service

Published on: October 21, 2016
Author: Derek Lewis

In a multichannel world, the telephone is no longer the default choice of consumers. However, it is still vital, particularly for more involved conversations. Yet new research from consumer group Which? shows that telephone customer service is failing to keep pace with customer needs.

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