February 17, 2017

What Should Brick-And-Mortar Offer Its Shoppers? Glad You Asked.

As retailers work to prioritize their spending and mobile development in stores, they do so with a focus on addressing the most pressing needs of their consumers. Certain in-store technologies may have a more pressing application in niche retail markets, but general trends have shown that most consumers look for the same things when entering most brick-and-mortar stores.

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February 13, 2017

BOPIS Fulfillment Still Has Room To Improve

If your company offers buy-online, pickup-in-store, that’s a great first step toward building a winning omnichannel strategy. But according to a new report, the odds are high that your company’s success with this order fulfillment method has plenty of room for improvement.

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February 10, 2017

Unified Commerce Is Helping Retailers Seize The Moment

All the conversation around omnichannel selling has obscured a tough reality about the way retailers build those retail strategies. Omnichannel consists of multiple channels allowing the consumer experience to choose its own adventure.

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February 8, 2017

Retailers Aren't Laying Off Workers, They're Investing Into Training

As digital transformation sweeps over the retail industry, many have worried that this technological change would pave the way for increased automation and industry-wide layoffs, and all while ecommerce increases its share of the consumer spending market.

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February 6, 2017

Use The Cloud To Improve In-Store Speed And Security

Leveraging mobile technology in your stores means moving your business operations onto the cloud. Cloud solutions make sense in virtually every industry, allowing companies to streamline their operations, centralize their digital assets, improve flexibility and modernize their infrastructure.

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February 3, 2017

Target Preps For Launch Of In-Store Mobile Payments

Target is gearing up to offer in-store mobile payments in its stores, representing one of the most significant moves yet by a major brick-and-mortar retailer to transform their in-store experience.

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February 1, 2017

Report: Shoppers Have High Mobile Expectations For Retail Stores

Consumers don’t need any help figuring out how to use mobile for retail purposes. According to a new survey, those shoppers are actively adopting these mobile solutions and using them to become better shoppers -- and to get more out of the in-store experience.

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January 30, 2017

NRF Review: Retailers Can't Think Of Mobile As E-Commerce

Mobile-friendly websites and online stores are more or less required for retail success in 2017. As mobile activity has skyrocketed in recent years, it has created new challenges where e-commerce is concerned, as brands have worked to build and optimize mobile experiences that are just as solid as desktop-driven online commerce.

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January 23, 2017

NRF In Review: Nearly One-Third Of Retailers Plan Mobile Investments For Sales Associates

As the retail world looks to stay competitive with the ever-growing footprint of online sellers like Amazon, many experts in the industry are urging brands to up their investments into critical technology, including mobile and IT transformation.

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January 20, 2017

Ashley Furniture Becomes A Model Of In-Store Innovation

Ashley Furniture’s latest in-store investments are earning it a reputation as one of the more forward-thinking brands in its industry.

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