Lowe’s is optimizing its operations by allowing store associates to interact with its store’s digital data through a digital twin: a completely virtual replica of the physical home improvement store. Learn more.
Walmart Canada is leaning on automated artificial intelligence to ensure its shelves stay stocked and consumers have an elevated experience regardless of whether they’re shopping in-store or online. Learn more.
Consumers are simultaneously shopping in stores and online. Despite how they shop, one trend is clear — consumers now demand a consistently great retail experience across all channels, no matter where they shop. Learn how retailers can tackle this.
We dig into what’s causing the most pain today, how brands are navigating these challenges, and the tech that’s helping. We also ask Madrecki to dust off his crystal ball for an outlook for this year and next.
We hear about an increasing number of cases of missing items or bizarre product substitutions being reported in online orders. This has left online grocery shoppers puzzled and frustrated. Learn how to fix this problem.
Learn how companies like Levi’s, Mulberry, and Walmart are rising above existing challenges to flip traditional approaches to supply chain management and pivot toward intelligent automation to increase efficiency.
RIS and CGT’s annual "Retail and Consumer Goods Analytics Study" benchmarks the retail and consumer goods industries’ analytic maturity and identifies key investment trends. Learn where your company ranks among today’s leaders.
Consistent data allows brands and retailers to compare demand across time periods, helping them understand if demand is higher than similar time periods in the past, and regional data is critical to understanding geographic nuances.
RIS sits down with Brian McAllister, Burton Snowboards' director of global operations, and Jeff Lord, VP of global direct and digital commerce, to get the inside story on the retailer's massive digital transformation.
FLO aimed to increase forecast accuracy, maximize availability, and optimize inventory smartly to improve supply chain efficiency. Learn how it's efforts helped the footwear retailer to reduce lost sales by 12% and increase availability 23%.
Dick’s Sporting Goods is leveraging its store investments to communicate product demand levels with suppliers in a new way, as well as investing in machine learning models to predict store sales down to the SKU level.
In this conversation between two industry experts, coupled with invaluable insights from RIS’ own research, we give retailers a glimpse into the implementations that are proving fruitful in varying markets and the areas of opportunity that remain.
Read key insights from industry experts who are at the forefront of returns management, and apply valuable research from RIS that shows where today’s retailers are applying returns strategies to fill existing gaps and elevate the consumer experience.