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A collection of our latest news articles covering everything from customer experience and retail technology trends to best practices and digital transformation. 

Macy’s Reimages Layout and Merchandise at Flagship

Macy’s reveals a major renovation to its 14,500 square-foot main floor men’s department in its Herald Square flagship, including a new space dubbed The Park. Take a look inside.

Sally Beauty Holdings is investing in new talent and capabilities in digital commerce, brand marketing and global sourcing. Find out about the new positions being created and its plans to remodel 100 stores.

Hudson's Bay Corporation, parent company of Saks Fifth Avenue, has agreed to be taken private. Get the details of the retailer's ongoing evolution.

SAP has partnered with Microsoft to help its customers accelerate and modernize customer transitions to SAP S/4HANA and SAP Cloud Platform on Microsoft Azure.

Experiential retailer b8ta is launching Forum in November, a new store concept infused with tech features. Find out more about the new social marketplace and its innovative dressing room experience.

By moving to a modern customer service platform, the craft retailer reduced its email response times by 70%, while delivering more personal service. Find out how.

United Colors of Benetton reenters the U.S. with a new pop-up shop, but it won’t carry inventory. Get the details.

Walmart is piloting blockchain technology for traceability of shrimp sourced in India and traveling to Sam’s Club locations. Get the details of Walmart’s latest blockchain move and review its progression utilizing blockchain over the last few years.

Under Armour founder and CEO will step down from the retailer’s top role in January, passing the reins to the sporting apparel company’s president, Patrik Frisk.

Amazon and Walmart are reportedly considering purchasing FreshDirect, as J.P. Morgan quietly seeks potential buyers. Get the details.

Walmart’s new delivery service, in which associates deposit online grocery orders directly into refrigerators, is now available to over one million customers. Find out how much the time-saving, next-gen service costs consumers.

Retail sales declined for first time since February, raising fears that a slowdown in the manufacturing sector could be starting to spread to the broader economy. Is it time to worry?

The next-generation wellness store leverages leading-edge technology and design elements in a modern format to deliver a differentiated experience.

Bill McDermott has stepped down after a decade building up SAP. Find out which two executives will fill his shoes and set the course for the enterprise application software company.

Current CEO Greg Foran will hand over the reins to the 25-year Walmart veteran next month. See where Foran is headed and the new role Furner will fill at the world’s biggest retailer.

Target's inventory, digital solutions and next-gen fulfillment platforms will power new Toys"R"Us store and online experiences. Learn the details of the innovative partnership and relaunch of the Toys“R”Us brand.

Digital is down slightly, store sales dropped, and the company is gearing up to name a new CEO. Get the latest on BB&B’s store closing plans and efforts to steer the business into the beyond.  

Digital technology inside stores benefits both customers and retailers if it is done right. These four challenges must be addressed to successfully embed an operational foundation for delivering personalized in-store experiences.

Amid a charged crowd in Dallas, Kevin Sterneckert, CMO, Symphony RetailAI, opened the Xcelerate, Breathing AIR into Retail event. Uncover how two days packed with exciting presentations really drove home the idea that knowing your customers is the key to never losing them.

Online shopping has changed retail forever. Most of us wouldn’t know what to do without it. But the e-commerce revolution seems to have missed an industry – grocery. Why aren’t we making our most important shopping trip easier?

As the surging discount retailer gears up for the holiday rush it is planning a massive nationwide hiring blitz. Learn the details of the hiring event and how the retailer plans to instantly expand its workforce by more than 25,000.

The new service meets growing demand driven by e-commerce to deliver heavy, bulky items into homes and businesses.

Together, Kibo and Monetate will provide retailers with a powerful set of solutions to curate personalized customer experiences across channels. See what the deal means for customers of both solution providers.

Fans of the iconic sitcom have one more reason to attend this year’s Expo, the chance to see Dwight Schrute in the flesh. The television and film actor will share the story behind his acting and business success from the main stage.

The new e-commerce fulfillment technology will allow the grocer to maximize space in its stores while simultaneously expanding its online shopping capabilities. Read on to discover how Meijer plans to leverage micro fulfillment to supercharge the digital shopping experience.

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