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Want Customer Engagement? Leverage Your Identity

Many brands today focus too much on the technical aspects of engagement, thinking that all they need to do is roll out a custom app or some other new technology and all their problems will be solved.

Is Augmented Reality Finally Real?

As technology improves, augmented reality is finally getting real and retail projects are helping to pioneer the way, with Google and Apple at the helm. Read on to discover how six retailers are already using AR and how they are putting this next-gen feature into consumers’ hands.

Rock With RIS News This January

For music, dancing, and fun, join RIS News January 15th, 2018 for Rock & Roll Retail at the Hard Rock Cafe in NYC. 

Sephora’s next-gen flagship ushers in a new format for the cosmetics retailer. The new stores are overflowing with tech including a sea of tablets loaded with augmented reality software allowing shoppers to interact with the retailer’s entire product array.

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Like most, my own company stemmed from a problem that hadn’t yet been solved - accurately mapping indoor spaces. REITs and mall owners were struggling to keep their in-mall directories up to date and it was negatively impacting their shopper experience and pushing more share towards e-commerce.


RIS Deep Dive: Unified Commerce

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


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How Xcel Brands' Media First Strategy is a Win

Xcel Brands' CEO Robert D'Loren tells how the company is achieving such fast growth through its media strategy and supply chain speed.

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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.



Stores Are Dead, Stores Are Not Dead, Get a Grip!

Broad generalizations about the state of the retail industry absolutely positively fudge the truth.


Kidbox: Disruption Through Machine Learning

What makes Kidbox interesting in the hyper-competitive retail environment is that it is disruptive in a disruptive category – subscription-box retailing. As with all areas of retailing today there is a proliferation of sub-box startups.


Prime Day Sets Another Sales Record, Experts React

Amazon’s third annual mid-summer sales blitz set a single-day sales record for the online giant. Learn the results and hear the reaction from the industry’s insiders.


Analytics Now

The power and influence of analytics is undeniable. It is being infused into every major retail system. Data-enhanced decision making is no longer a nice-to-have, it is a retail necessity.  Just one look around the packed room at RIS/CGT’s fourth annual Retail and 

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