WorkJam, announced the release of its new, next-generation Task Management module, enabling employers to effectively manage the operations and experience for their frontline workforce. WorkJam Task Management offers a complete system of work in a single solution for the frontline and brings together employee training, recognition, communication, with gamified auditing. The new functionality provides employers the ability to ensure consistent workflows to field teams, monitor the completion of tasks and audits, aligning training to specific tasks, and oversee organizational workload and compliance — all delivered in an engaging user experience.
RAIN RFID solutions provider Impinj, Inc. introduced the Impinj M730 and Impinj M750 integrated circuits (ICs), the first tag chips in the company’s Impinj M700 endpoint IC family. Developed in an advanced semiconductor process node, the solutions deliver increased sensitivity to enable the development of small, universal RAIN RFID tags. The new ICs also allow retailers to operate their RAIN RFID readers faster than with other tag chips, and advanced features enable new solutions for loss prevention with frictionless self-checkout and embedded tagging with seamless product returns.
Fujitsu’s new approach to deliver Unified Commerce (UC) leverages a low code application platform and provides a single view of inventory, multi-channel order capture, transaction, and optimized fulfillment functionality. Its UC tool, GLOVIA OM, is delivered as a cloud application from Fujitsu or on the Salesforce Platform, and features easy setup, while offering dozens of pre-integrations to common enterprise systems. Fujitsu also featured its first retail use application of Digital Annealer (DA), its quantum-inspired computing technology, to enable improved personalization through apparel selection and recommendations. This groundbreaking technology can be applied toward numerous extremely complex retail use cases in a fraction of the time it would take conventional computing technology to calculate.
HP Inc. announced new cloud services for retailers and hospitality operators. HP Engage Console and HP Engage Catalog are designed to deliver easy-to-use retail solutions to help increase productivity, reduce manual IT work, and facilitate fast time-to-market.
Honeywell revealed a new unified communications software solution to help mobile workers better collaborate with each other. Honeywell Smart Talk empowers workers in environments such as stores, hospitals, trucks and distribution centers using mobile devices with voice capabilities to make voice over internet protocol (VoIP) calls, have push-to-talk conversations, send instant messages to one or a group of colleagues, launch video calls and more.
A new offering from Oracle Retail, Consumer Insights aids retailers in understanding the characteristics of their best customers then extends those traits to find similar potential customers among the petabytes of third-party consumer data in Oracle Data Cloud. This enables retailers to optimize customer acquisition campaigns with more relevant, targeted products and offers.
Symphony RetailAI, showcased its Symphony RetailAI Shelf Intelligence, a software solution that empowers retailers to quickly and easily design more engaging and profitable store layouts, and ensure that planogram compliance improves on-shelf availability, store inventory accuracy, promotion execution and product performance.
SAS highlighted recent enhancements to its Intelligent Planning Suite that infuse it with artificial intelligence and cloud agility to help companies localize assortments, optimize inventory, automate forecasting and maximize profits. .
March Networks, a global video security and video-based business intelligence leader, is pleased to announce the expansion of its solution to include fraudulent return investigations through the Zebra Savanna data intelligence platform.
Flooid, a specialized platform that delivers deep and resilient basket functionality across sales channels and retail formats announced the release of its Flooid App Suite. The Flooid App Suite offers the agility and flexibility and the best in mPOS, endless aisle, POS, self-checkout and convertible lane, follow-me basket, cash office, maintenance and management tools across all retail verticals.
Boomi, a Dell Technologies business, announced Retail 360, a solution specifically designed for retailers to easily connect their data and applications to create personalized customer experiences. Boomi's data and application integration platform allows companies to harness their data to deliver unique and differentiated customer journeys.
Salesforce announced new innovations across its Commerce Cloud platform. New features include:enhanced Commerce APIs, MuleSoft Accelerator for Commerce Cloud, Commerce Cloud developer center, developer toolkit and sample apps, headless solution kits and trailhead, and Einstein AI recommendations dashboard.
Diebold Nixdorf announced its new BEETLE A1150, an all-in-one POS system that brings together the latest technology and reliability with a stylish, space-saving design. This is the first BEETLE solution based on a new modular and scalable design consisting of various building blocks – CPU units, touch display panels, adaptable peripherals and I/O hubs – that can be flexibly mixed and matched to create a wide range of different, all-in-one POS deployments.
Logile announced the availability of its next-generation Logile Food Safety solution. Moving beyond the standard temperature monitoring, probing and logging data of traditional systems, Logile Food Safety alerts and proactively guides store associates to use retailer best practices and any necessary corrective actions to maintain food safety programs.
Sensormatic Solutions, showcased a number of its latest product innovations including Sure Zone. The solution provides retailers with consistently high inventory accuracy without the need to shield their stores. This RFID inventory management solution not only produces consistently more accurate cycle counts, but generates a greater ROI and faster store deployments. Additional benefits include RFID reads from neighboring stores, reduced labor and improved customer service.
The FoodHero mobile app connects grocers to consumers to quickly sell surplus fresh food that would otherwise end up in the trash. FoodHero, already in use by Candian retailer Sobeys, brings those two groups together on an easy-to-use, auction style platform to help reduce global food waste, save money for consumers and business, and save the planet.
Epson showcased a range of projector solutions. LightScene is an accent lighting laser projector designed to blend seamlessly into any environment while illuminating and projecting on virtually any surface or material. PowerLite L610U is a compact laser projector that delivers powerful performance in a versatile form factor offering vibrant, colorful images and easy setup across multiple devices. Pro L1755UNL with W06 Lens is a large venue, interchangeable-lens laser projector with a W06 Wide Zoom Lens offers advanced installation features with bright, detailed imagery for sharp, true-to-life displays.
Displaydata demonstrated its enterprise-class electronic shelf label (ESL) solution. Its new large format display is typically presented at in-store endcaps or islands, to more easily attract customers to seasonal or featured products. The large size display is designed to highlight the price of end-cap products, providing the customer with a clear and visible price at a distance. The new display also allows associates to skip manually changing and maintaining time consuming and error prone paper-based pricing.