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Digital Touch Points Offer Dynamic Personalized Service at the Store Level

Download this Retail IQ report and discover how leading retailers are leveraging in-store digital technology to ensure associates are able to provide consumers with the personalized service they demand.

AI and Demand Planning

How Artificial Intelligence is Revolutionizing Demand Planning

Download this Retail IQ report and learn how through the use of sophisticated artificial intelligence platforms leading retailers are gaining unheard of insight into the wants and needs of the consumer.

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Masterpass-enabled chatbots launch on Facebook Messenger with FreshDirect, Subway and The Cheesecake Factory. Find out how the AI driven platform will engage consumers and facilitate transactions.

Will a merger and mobile first web platform turn things around for the maternity clothing retailer, which suffered a $32.8 million net loss?

Download this Technology Solutions Guide to learn how advanced merchandising tools and expert strategies keep shoppers engaged in an omnichannel retail environment.

Download this Trendagram to discover how the battle against digital fraud wages on, as e-commerce fraud picks up.

RIS Deep Dive: Unified Commerce

Read the latest developments and deployments in the still-emerging world of Unified Commerce. 

 

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Tracey Issel of Microsoft Explains Retail's Digital Transformation

Tracey Issel, General Manager, Worldwide Retail, Microsoft talks to RIS News' Executive Editor Tim Denman about how putting customers in the cente

Upcoming RIS Events

Apr
26

2017 Retail & Consumer Goods Analytics Summit

Wed, Apr 26 - Fri, Apr 28
Wednesday, April 26 - Friday, April 28
| The Drake Hotel | Chicago, IL
Using customer analytics is not a distant dream – effective retailers and CG companies are using them right now!
Jun
14

2017 Retail Executive Summit

Wed, Jun 14 - Fri, Jun 16
Wednesday, June 14 - Friday, June 16
| Four Seasons Resort | Scottsdale, AZ
When market forces cause disruption, retailers search for innovative opportunities to gain competitive advantage.
Sep
06

2017 RetailTechCon

Wed, Sep 06 - Fri, Sep 08
Wednesday, September 06 - Friday, September 08
| Ritz Carlton Orlando | Orlando, FL
RetailTechCon brings together senior-level executives who want to learn about what’s new, what’s effective and what works to build their businesses.

Our Blog

Thu
13

Top 10 Retail Technology Investments in 2017

The just released RIS/Gartner Retail Technology Study validates three dynamic shifts in retail are taking place in 2017 – unified commerce, personalized marketing and customer engagement.

Thu
06

IBM Amplify 2017: The Business of What’s Next

Since you can go to a retail tech conference every day of the year, the goal is to curate the options and attend events that enable you to remain current with fast-moving trends and ahead of emerging developments. IBM Amplify definitely falls into this category.

Tue
28

Oracle’s Versionless Future

Key takeaways for Oracle Industry Connect 2017, including the software giant's plan for continued cloud innovation and the end of yearly version updates. Read on to hear Oracle’s plan for the future.

Wed
22

Figuring Out the 5 Retailers That Matter

Deciding on the retailers to examine for our annual Five Retailers That Matter feature involved a fair amount of deliberation. And while the decision to include one retailer and exclude another could be debated, one thing is certain: all five retailers that made the final cut truly matter.

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