Benchmark Research is where you'll find all our annual comprehensive proprietary research reports examining the status of retailers’ overall technology prowess. Our Targeted Research reports, while also created from proprietary research, hone in on specific technologies.

  • 2021 Grocery Tech Trends Study

    The 6th annual Grocery Tech Trends Study benchmarks more than 70 unique grocery technologies. See where your company stacks up against its peers.
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  • The Future State of BOPIS and Curbside Pickup

    Discover how your peers are leveraging the flexible fulfillment options to position themselves for future success and benchmark your current in-store capabilities and investment roadmap against the industry’s best.
  • RIS’ Annual Supply Chain Technology Study

    RIS benchmarks the state of the retail supply chain, identifies technologies that are keys to success, and recommends ways retailers can build a supply chain of the future that ensures resiliency against the next major disruption.
    RIS 2021 Supply Chain Technology Study

Our interactive Special Reports delve deep into retail's most important topics today, bringing readers the freshest research and retail examples. Explore retail in-depth in a hands-on, animated, digital experience. 

  • The 2021 Apparel Top 50

    RIS uncovers the top 50 profitable apparel retailers and gives an in-depth look at the technologies driving the success of those in the top 10 in this interactive report.
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  • Workforce Management for Retail Victory

    Discover how retailers can harness retail technology to set up their workforce for success, improving both the employee and customer experience.
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  • Evolution of How Consumers Shop

    The powerful combination of digital shopping and brick-and-mortar stores creates a multiverse of options for consumers.

These visual depictions of striking statistics from unbiased research provide a look into top-of-mind retail topics. In addition, they include a Q&A with a retail expert to take a deeper dive into the infographic content at hand.


Roadmap Reports examine the path to implementing today's hottest retail technologies and how top retailers are doing so.  

Virtual Fireside Chats bring top retail experts together to talk about today's most pressing topics. 

Retail Tech Spotlights shine a light on a specific retail technology. We also sit down with retail experts to learn exactly how these technologies are changing the modern retail landscape.

Content Hubs gather a mass of information into an easy to use, interactive hub. Explore deep content in a fun, digestible way. 

  • Turning Data into Currency

    Data has become as valuable a currency to thriving in retail as currency itself. Learn how Stitch Fix, Big Lots, Walgreens and others are cashing in – and how you can catch up.
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  • AWS Unleashing CX Factor

    Unleashing the X factor in customer experience post-Covid demands continually adding next-gen capabilities. Learn the secret to how Prose, lululemon, Hobbycraft and others are staying at the leading edge of CX.

    Explore how AWS Retail Competency Partners can accelerate your modernization and innovation journey across all areas in the enterprise.
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In our Explorer Series we examine retail technologies and their use cases throughout a series of exploratory reports.

Whitepapers encompass a plethora of reports on many diverse topics from our retail expert partners.

Our digital, downloadable E-books take a deep dive into retail's most important topics, providing a wealth of knowledge to keep abreast of the latest technologies.