Tech can’t solve all problems, but it can certainly power the gateway to progress. For Elliott Rodgers, Ulta Beauty chief information officer and an RIS News CIO of the Year, technology has indeed been enabler for everything he’s accomplished during his career.
After a year of transformative disruption, RIS was presented with one of the most impressive lists of nominees to date. Learn the winners of our 10th annual CIO of the Year awards, each exemplifying how technology can overcome hardship.
As retailers have navigated the pandemic, few have garnered as much attention for an ability to marry physical and digital retail to serve customers than Target. We chatted with Frank Bruni, SVP, food and beverage supply chain for insight into these operations, as well as his views on the role of the retail store moving forward.
RIS sits down with Ricky Joshi, Saatva’s chief strategy officer, to uncover how the luxury mattresses and home furnishings retailer's Viewing Room concept defines a new breed of retail stores, how data and technology are infused into operations, and what the store of the future looks like in a post-COVID world.
We connected with MOO's director of customer experience to learn how it improved visibility into its fulfillment, and why digital CX needs to extend beyond a retailer’s e-commerce platform and into the physical world.
We spent some time chatting with Forhez, who also serves as a co-chair of the CGT/RIS Executive Council, about what may be the most exciting and challenging consumer the industry has ever been responsible for serving.
We caught up with the CGT/RIS Executive Council member to learn more about how Newell is navigating the latest stage of the pandemic, as well what changes Sigrist sees sticking around once we’re past it.
Grocery is evolving rapidly right now and customer needs are changing through COVID-19 and beyond. RIS talks with Ron Bonacci, VP of marketing and advertising, Weis Markets, to learn how up-to-the-second recommendations based on behavior and location are meeting new needs.