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Here our retail magazine provides the latest Digital Commerce news, including omnichannel, e-commerce, unified commerce, chatbots and artificial intelligence, and more.

Kroger Opens Digital Innovation Lab

Kroger and Northern Kentucky University have unveiled the Kroger Technology & Digital Innovation, at which NKU students will gain hands-on learning experience alongside associates from Kroger’s Research & Development group and 84.51⁰.

There are few better metrics of success than being admired by your peers. Check out this ranking of the 10 retailers that thousands of executives, directors and analysts admire the most.

As the retailer continues its digital transformation it is constructing a first-class team to build and deploy game-changing digital technology. See which two industry veterans have joined Sally Beauty’s ranks.

As the name implies, the NRF Big Show is mammoth. Three short days is never enough to see everything--but never fear. RIS’ annual look at the key sessions, events and trends from this year’s show will catch you up on what you might have missed.

Walgreens Boots Alliance is prioritizing investments in mass personalization and reinventing the pharmacy prescription journey, putting $500 million of capital ex behind digital and development this year.

The cost and complexity of splitting into two separate retail companies, coupled with unstable business performance, has limited Gap’s ability to create value from the spinoff. Hear the latest on the new strategic approach.

Ever feel checking out of a store via mobile app is just too time consuming? Well then, Amazon is reportedly developing a solution: payment via the wave of your hand. Get the details.

The NRF Big Show is the world’s greatest showcase for technology designed to create exceptional shopping experiences. Retailers go to the show to listen and learn.

The new payment solution enables a frictionless and flexible checkout for customers across all channels. H&M loyalty members can shop now and pay later both online and in-store using the H&M app.

The inspiring growth is more than double last year’s gains, providing further evidence that retail is not dead, it is evolving. Check out all the numbers and see which segments enjoyed the biggest gains.

The new handheld computers are live across the retailer’s stores and distribution centers and have helped cut operational costs while simultaneously improving customer satisfaction. Get all the details on the next-gen devices.

Buy-online-pickup-in-store, better known as BOPIS, isn’t just a trend — it’s becoming a staple of modern retail. RIS takes a look at how far the retail industry has come with this tech and examines where top retailers are with their BOPIS plans in 2020.

As improving the retail experience weighs on many grocers’ minds, GIANT Food Stores has recently made two moves to attract families to its grocery stores. Take a photo tour of the Ahold Delhaize USA-owned retailer’s new augmented reality experience and The Berenstain Bears Treehouse at its flagship.

Retail has been rapidly evolving and 2020 will be no different. To stay ahead, retailers need to know the hot trends before they emerge. You don’t want to miss industry insider Justin Honaman’s annual look at the top retail tech trends to watch in the New Year.

The modern shopping experience typically starts long before a customer enters a physical store. So how can associates capture customers in the moment once inside? Find out.

While mobile services are booming, many retailers have struggled managing their mobile deployments correctly with challenges sometimes outweighing benefits. Learn how to optimize deployment.

Walmart is kicking off 2020 by expanding its in-house advertising offering with the launch of a new partner network. Find out what this means for advertisers.

Retail is undergoing a period of rapid evolution, and much of that change is being introduced by new players in the market. Now in its second year, RIS takes a look at the retail startups we believe are having the greatest impact on the industry thanks to their unique business models.

While exhausted retailers might want the 2020 holiday shopping season to be the last thing on their minds right now, there is actually no better time than the present to consider how technologies will impact your in-store experience in the year ahead. Here are four things retailers should keep in mind while building their retail strategy for 2020 and beyond.

2019 was a year of big change in the grocery space, but even bigger changes are coming for 2020 – here are the top three trends to keep an eye on.

While other retailers are closing doors, Dollar General continues to rapidly expand its physical footprint year after year. In 2020, the discount retailer has 1,000 new stores and 50% more remodeling projects planned. Learn about its expansion plans and the five additional ways its driving its business.

What defines customer experience today and how will it evolve through the year 2030? A comprehensive global research study reveals four new retail rules to abide by in the coming decade: where we are today, where retail will be by 2030, and the technology in play for each.

Get pumped for the future. Find out how Alexa will allow consumers to use their voice to pay for fuel at Exxon and Mobil stations in 2020.

Sally Beauty Holdings, Inc. has launched a new brand campaign, along with a revamped mobile app and updated POS systems and integration of AI technology in some cities. Get the details.

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