The third annual Shoptalk Vegas was jam-packed with innovations and insights. These are a few of our favorites.
We got the dish on what’s trending in the tech space at Rent the Runway, from Sr. Director of Engineering Hampton Catlin.
Free shipping is never really free, is it? While customers love it, it can be extremely expensive for retailers—unless they have a networked supply chain.
David Dorf, Infor VP of Product Strategy, reveals the magic behind networked distributed order management—and how it’s staged to help retailers deliver the greatest customer experience on earth.
Winter is coming. These battles will ultimately determine the victors of the retail war.
In the highly competitive world of retail, experiences matter. Attention to detail goes a long way.
Amazon rocked the industry with its announced acquisition of Whole Foods Market. Here are five ways the deal could transform the retail industry.
Ideation to showroom floor in weeks is possible with modern PLM that’s smart, predictive, and integrated across the supply chain.
Are retailers innovating fast enough to keep up with the desire—and the need—for contactless payment?
Omni-channel engagement has become the standard operating procedure in retail and retailers have had to determine what this means for their particular brand and customer. This post explores how these changes have come about and what it means for the future of retail.
Next generation software that’s changing how retailers work, on a global level Many retailers have already realised they need to be able to seamlessly integrate data across the enterprise. But data, and Big Data, are just part of the answer. The necessity is for software solutions that are not only analytics-driven and dynamic, but also… Read more »
A single selling platform for seamless customer experiences Trying to make the leap from single channel commerce to omni-channel by implementing disparate technology solutions often creates an inflexible and fragile system that’s further compromised by data silos. While integrating existing POS, e-commerce, and distributed order management systems can help you achieve an omni-channel experience, it… Read more »
Whether retailers have jumped on board with omni-channel or not, engaging with customers across every platform to enable personalized shopping experiences isn’t a new concept. But as retailers assess the multiple solutions to tackling omni-channel and struggle with the need to differentiate themselves in the marketplace, shoppers can’t tell the difference between retailers with seamless,… Read more »
Social media platforms like Pinterest are quickly becoming some of retail’s most sought-after selling channels.
Instagram’s latest feature is an instant win for photo-savvy retailers.
As e-commerce sales rise, retailers need to step up their game with smart strategies and modern retail technology to get shoppers back to brick-and-mortar.
Here’s what the latest video game craze means for retail marketing.
Shopping malls have been in a slump and struggling to compete with e-commerce—but thanks to millennials, they’ve got a new lease on life.
New retailers to the marketplace are coming in with a strong digital presence already in place. Greg Girard tells us how veteran retailers can keep up.
With e-commerce, mobile commerce and the Internet of Things on the rise, the idea of “unified commerce” should be on the minds of retailers everywhere.
Through technology that enables complete visibility into every step of the supply chain, Infor Retail is empowering Whole Foods Market to increase efficiency across the board.