Apple reinvented an entire industry when it introduced the first iPhone in 2007. Thanks to Steve Jobs and his “geniuses”, retail has never been the same.
Do retailers stand a chance against behemoths with endless aisles, unprecedented budgets, and global reach? Absolutely.
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.
Brands care more than ever about their impact on the environment and the working conditions of their suppliers. Sustainability and corporate social responsibility initiatives are in style, and it’s a trend that likely won’t go out of fashion soon.
Retail as we know it is dying—but as the industry transforms, customers are poised to enjoy some of the greatest retail experiences that have ever existed. This is the golden age of retail.
Whether it’s at the ballpark, the mall, or on a mobile app, retailers need to understand that it’s a big playing field. If the fans aren’t happy, there isn’t much stopping them from choosing another team—here’s how to avoid striking out.
Amazon rocked the industry with its announced acquisition of Whole Foods Market. Here are five ways the deal could transform the retail industry.
In this video, Crate & Barrel COO Michael Relich discusses digital transformation, the power of big data, and the future of retail.
Visual search functionality is quickly reaching a tipping point in mainstream retail. Here’s how to make the most of it.
While paying employees a fair wage appears to be a simple calculation, many retailers are at risk for non-compliance—and they don’t even know it.
Ideation to showroom floor in weeks is possible with modern PLM that’s smart, predictive, and integrated across the supply chain.
In this episode of Reinventing Retail, we discuss the evolution of search technology and its growing impact on the retail industry.
What does Moneyball have to do with the retail industry? Guy Courtin explains—just in time for baseball season.
Discover how early adopters of HTAP technology are set to lead the charge in fulfillment, customer experience, and the future of retail.
Get our top 4 takeaways from this year’s Shoptalk event, and our recommendations for retailers in 2017.
Are retailers innovating fast enough to keep up with the desire—and the need—for contactless payment?
In this Supply Chain Radio podcast, Guy Courtin and Jerry Beaston discuss the how supply chain management and WMS can—and should—work together.
Infor President Duncan Angove discusses digital disruption and bridging the gap between what an analog company can deliver and what today’s digital customer expects.
For years, retailers have been scrambling to figure out how to reach millennials. Now, Generation Z is taking over. To make the most of this growing market segment, retailers need to start thinking about their future customers now.
Cars aren’t just becoming more millennial-friendly, they’re becoming a more important touchpoint for retailers, too.
Data science and the supercomputing power of the cloud enable real-time visibility across the entire supply chain—but retailers need to opt in to this technology now, before it’s too late.
Infor President Duncan Angove shares his perspective on innovating in the age of connected intelligence.
Infor Retail’s next generation enterprise software is revolutionizing the way retailers think about work—and the customer experience.
Retail analysts and industry experts from Aberdeen, IDC, and Infor discuss highlights from this year’s NRF.
Check out this recap of NRF and see why experts say the retail industry is here to stay.
Perpetual innovation for the future of retail The future of retail is already here. Savvy, demanding shoppers are affecting the need for supply chain orchestration solutions. Predictive analytics technologies are changing the game for assortment planning. The IoT is everywhere. And when customer experience is your number one asset, hiring the right people matters more… Read more »
Infor has big plans for NRF 2017. Be sure to make connecting with the Infor team a top priority for your trip to New York during this year’s event.
In this new podcast, we discuss our predictions for the National Retail Federation’s industry-defining annual convention.
Watch this video to find out how Infor Retail software is delivering real results to our partner in co-innovation, Designer Shoe Warehouse.