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Dec
21

Invest in Innovative Technologies for Even Greater Disruption in the Store

With a mountain of challenges comes a single simple question: How to get consumers into the store and keep them coming back? Here are some innovative technologies that show promise for even greater disruption in the store.

Sep
01

Rethinking Retail: Reinvention Required, Even Without Silver Bullets or Magic Wands

Despite their best efforts, most retailers have failed to fully capitalize on all that innovation has to offer.

Jun
15

Can Earthworms Teach Us How to Differentiate from Amazon?

Dozens of people flock to this store. Every. Single. Sunday.

Mar
22

The Retailer’s Guide to AI-Driven Store Transformation

Every once in a while, a unique technology application causes a paradigm shift in an entire industry. Take GPS trackers and sensors, which made our commutes more efficient, or cloud technology which changed the very idea of data storage.

Dec
05

Focus on Fundamentals to Build the Store of the Future

With eCommerce continuing to disrupt the brick-and-mortar store business model, traditional retailers must offer shoppers a transformed, modern retail experience to stay relevant. The first step is getting their retail execution fundamentals right.

Oct
18

The Impact of Poor Forecasting Techniques on the Retail Supply Chain

Supply chain professionals navigate many hurdles and hazards, including demand forecasting-related challenges such as real-time inventory visibility, unforeseen market risks, and a lack of accuracy.

Aug
22

SAP Edges Towards An Intelligent Enterprise

Innovation must receive immediate and due attention within consumer industries for achieving growth.

Jan
30

Powering the Next-Generation Store: Is Your Network Ready?

Hughes helps retail stores transform the customer experience – and thrive as a result.

May
06

Embracing an Agile Mindset at Aptos Engage 2019

The 2019 Aptos Engage conference hit many powerful notes currently resonating in retail, including AI, microservices architecture, personalization, digital transformation and more. But the most important may have been the embrace of an agile mindset.

Apr
10

Why Retailers Struggle in a Ferocious Labor Market

A tight labor market multiplies workforce management issues, which is bad enough, but even worse is struggling with shockingly inadequate labor forecast accuracy.

Mar
26

RIS Is Turning the Page

The retail industry is building toward a digital-first future, and RIS is following suit. Starting in April RIS will be focused on producing engaging, digital-only content. Hear what exciting developments RIS has in store.

Jan
04

How Far Have Women in Tech Come?

Women have claimed their place throughout the retail tech industry, from the developer's chair all the way to the c-suite. But there is still work to be done to overcome decades of exclusion.