For more than a decade, RIS has been presenting these prestigious awards to retail CIOs who have demonstrated an innovative use of technology that has moved their retail organization forward. Here, RIS reveals the winner of our 11th annual CIO of the Year awards.
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- Via Lowe’s Open Builder, a new asset hub that will be available to all creators, builders can download more than 500 3D product assets that mimic items from real-world shelves. Learn more.
- The tight labor market is a major obstacle for grocers. Learn how to keep shoppers happy, and overcome hurdles to attracting and retaining frontline talent, by building the workforce and store experience of the future.
- Oracle has expanded its merchandising procurement capabilities with the introduction of Oracle Retail Supplier Evaluation Cloud Service.
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