"The start of the year has been tough," acknowledged H&M CEO Karl-Johan Persson, who is dealing with the fashion retailer's escalating inventory issue. Here are five things the company says it's doing to right the ship.
Blockchain technology may have an enormous impact on the retail industry and 2018 is shaping up to be a critical year. Learn how these five retailers have been exploring blockchain and are now moving forward with real-world uses for the technology in our April feature.
As the name implies, the NRF Big Show is gigantic. It is impossible to see and hear it all in three short days. Check out RIS’ annual look at the key sessions, events and trends from this year’s show and catch up on what you might have missed.
UK grocery giant Sainsbury’s plans to buy Walmart’s Asda supermarket chain for around $10 billion in what would be the biggest British deal in the sector for more than a decade and see the second and third-largest food retailers in the country join forces. Learn the details.
The retailer’s limited in-store pickup tower deployment was a rousing success, spurring rapid expansion across the chain. Find out Walmart’s plan to scale the technology and the new features it is adding to further enhance the experience.
Walmart says its new technology helps eliminate food waste and has already saved the mega retailer $86 million since it was deployed. Learn more about the tech that resulted from a "hackathon" among associates and what the mega retailer plans to do with it.