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Amazon’s Prime Day Rolls On Despite Technology Let Down

Anxious Prime Day shoppers encountered website slowdowns and crashes as they flocked to the annual flash sale event. Amazon powered through the tech disaster, emerging with another record-breaking event. But at what cost? Industry experts weigh in.

Luxury Shoe Club (LSC) just launched its new membership club, iPhone app and next-generation shoe-trading platform. RIS catches up with co-founder Scott Van Valkenburgh to learn more about the retail technology that went into creating LSC.

The two industry titans have partnered to drive Walmart’s digital transformation, innovation and associate empowerment. Learn the details of the monumental deal.

The mega department store chain’s systems were hacked, compromising vital shopper data. Learn the details of the targeted attack and Macy’s ongoing response.

The retailer’s new data-driven app helps customers make more informed, healthier purchase decisions while simultaneously tailoring the path to purchase.

The children’s apparel retailer is relying on new technology investments and merchandising approach as it looks to return to profitability post-bankruptcy. Can Gymboree pull it off?

Millions flock to Amazon at 3 pm Eastern time for Prime Day launch. Online goliath unable to handle traffic.

As revenue and profits continue to shrink, Pier 1 has announced an aggressive reinvention of its brand and technology suite. Learn the retailer’s vision for its future and how it will make it a reality.

An executive’s guide to new trends, consumer behavior, retail disruption, innovation, technology and the rapidly changing landscape of the industry.

Retail success is impossible without knowledgeable and innovative leaders willing to put in the work to move the industry forward. See which 10 industry stalwarts were chosen for RIS’ annual look at retail’s most influential.

RIS asks some of retail’s most influential the one thing they would change about the retail industry, and a common theme emerged. Check out what these retail leaders think is ripe for change.

The 2018 "Top 100 Global Brand Love List" sheds light on which retailers consumers not only connect with, but share their love with others in social media posts. Discover which 10 retailers topped the list and joined the ranks of Amazon, Etsy, and Apple as top loved brands.

The 2018 Retail Technology Innovation Index is the industry’s only algorithm-based index that highlights the most innovative technology companies successfully advancing retailer businesses.  

Weis Markets has standardized its wireless infrastructure to deliver improved efficiencies, drive sales, and provide customers with a superior mobile experience.

RIS explores three of the hottest topics in supply chain today: hyper localization, last-mile innovation and collaboration. Learn how to meet the needs of today's shoppers with a fluid and dynamic, real-time supply chain.

One of the best ways for retailers to differentiate themselves from others is to master the art of delivering exceptional customer experience (CX) by leveraging next-gen tools. However, the recipe for CX success doesn't just lie in technology, but also the human touch.

EnsembleIQ has purchased substantially all of the media, digital and event assets from New York City-based Lebhar-Friedman. Learn the details of this breaking news.

From the store floor to c-suite, women are leading the charge to keep the grocery industry fresh. To recognize their efforts, sister publication Progressive Grocer has inducted 362 of them into its 2018 Top Women in Grocery class. Here we give a glimpse at 10 top retail executives who made the cut.

If you're struggling to take your digital promotions from "it works" to "it's great!," try putting these three best practices to work.

With the addition of 3D Virtual Shopping Tour and Buy the Room, Walmart hopes to make browsing and shopping for home items online even easier.

Retailers are feeling the pressure to evolve, but many still aren’t sure where to start. Here are five tips that will help you hone in on the essential prerequisites and technologies that are part of every retailer's digital transformation.

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