By Chloe Rigby

Today’s InternetRetailing newsletter is just a first take on all that we’ve seen and heard at IRX 2017. There was a line-up of impressive speakers and technologies on show at the event that we’ll no doubt be covering and referring back to for some time to come. Our piece features seven themes that kept recurring. Chatbots, voice search and warehouse automation were just three of the subjects that we just kept hearing about. Let us know in the comments which you’re interested in hearing more about.

We could have filled this newsletter with stories from IRX but there was also plenty going on outside the NEC this week so instead we’ll bring you news over time. Today we have the top line on Mothercare’s digital-first strategy, as…