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The Future of Retail Is Here It's Just Not Evenly Distributed: Infographic

Key takeaways from a survey of 5,000 shoppers connect the dots between consumer trends and technologies that close competitive gaps and open new doors to opportunity.

Nordstrom Falls Victim to Unique Data Breach

Unlike the rash of breaches that have struck the industry, it was not customer data that was leaked, but rather the personal information of employees. Learn what went wrong.

Alibaba's Singles Day Sales Hit $30.8 Billion in 24 hours

Alibaba Group Holding Limited generated $30.8 billion on Singles Day, bringing in $1 billion in the first 1 minute and 25 seconds. Learn the details of the 11.11 Global Shopping Festival that kicked off at midnight in China on November 11.

When it comes to the digitization of commerce, you might first think of the tech and tools that are enhancing the customer experience (CX).

It is all about the experience. That is the trending mantra across the industry, and the heart and soul of the retail renaissance. Check out how leading retailers like Walmart, Amazon, DSW and lululemon are leading the charge on the experiential retail front.

From a new POS system and digital commerce capabilities, to testing new store concepts, a merchandising and supply chain platform, and much more, Sally Beauty Holdings is in the thick of a multi-quarter digital transformation plan.

Al Lettera of Tractor Supply Co Talks Customer Experience

RIS talks to Al Lettera, VP, Enterprise Applications Development, Tractor Supply Company, at RES 2018 after he took home the Tech Leader Award, Customer Experience, at the CIO of the Year awards.

2019 Retail Tech Innovators

10/26/2018 — Discover four cutting-edge technology innovators that are brightening the retail landscape, helping to bring their retail clients into the future of shopping.


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The Dawn of AI-Driven Price Management

Want to devastate your financial performance? Simple. Get pricing wrong. And yet, 42% of retailers still primarily use spreadsheets for pricing and 34% use internally built software.


Disruption Rules at GroceryShop: Albertsons, Instacart, Boxed, Schnucks

Disruptive change was the clear focus of the just concluded GroceryShop event in Las Vegas, where grocers and food brands caught up with the latest innovations in artificial intelligence, computer vision, robotics, machine learning, voice command and autonomous delivery.


Hip, Hip, Hooray For the CIO of the Year

The annual CIO of the Year awards is a labor of love. While the buildup to the event takes significant time, the actual awards presentation goes by in a flash.


Boldly Redefining the Retail Experience

The key takeaways and insights from this year’s Retail Experience Summit. Relive the excitement or catch up what you might have missed from THE retail technology event of the season.

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