Top Tech Trends 2021 Retail Analysis: How to get involved in PCR’s December/January 2021 issue

The next issue of PCR, which hits desks at the beginning of January, will include a look at top tech trends for 2021, which we will cover in our retail analysis. Please tell us what your predictions are and how you see the tech channel shaping up?

Are you working on any particular client projects for 2021? If so PCR wants to hear more about it?

In the issue We will be covering:

Remote/home working

Cloud based services for storage (Dropbox, Google Cloud)

File transfer eg We transfer, Dropbox

Virtual meetings eg. Teams, Zoom

We will also be running a guide on the latest home/remote working products

sector guides:





Featuring opinions and analysis around the sector as well as product guides looking at the latest smart tech, components and peripherals.

Here’s how you can get involved:


New news round-up section: Hot off the press
In the December/January issue we will be continuing our focus on our New News Section covering the latest and greatest announcements across the Channel so it’s not just the PCR website you could receive coverage on but also now in the print issue so make sure you send us your latest news headlines to feature in the next print issue.

We are looking for 500-700 word opinion/analysis pieces from the industry either around the theme of this issue, or on general tech retail subjects. Including: The wearables market, Tech’s impact on healthcare, Securing personal data.

Company features and commentary
Each month we run Q&As with companies in the sector we’re focusing on for that issue. We also always welcome commentary on the industry from experts.

Sector Guides
Sector guides will include:

Laptops sector guide




Please include all of the following in your email for each individual product:

– Hi res image (ideally 300dpi and over 1MB in size. Please attach to email or send Dropbox/Google/WeTransfer links rather than linking to webpages)

– Specs list

– Quote/Description of product

– Contact: The Vendor or the UK Distributor(s) name will be printed as a contact. We will not print retailers or online retailers as contacts.

Events, Appointments and Charity News
Whether you’re a retailer, distributor, service provider, vendor, charity or trade body, if you have an upcoming event, any new appointments, or any charity news, we would love to include them in our next issue. You make PCR what it is and we want to celebrate and highlight all the great work that the tech retail industry does!

If you would like to be considered for any of these features and guides, email Michelle Winny at by Monday 9th October.

Advertising in this issue

If you would like to get involved commercially in this issue there will be a variety of packages available. Please contact Sarah Goldhawk at by 20th Nov.

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