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A collection of retail news, articles and other featured content about Store Systems, including point of sale, IoT, human resources, store operations, workforce management and more.

Review and Outlook 2019

Retail’s in-the-know predict what the next 12 months will bring to an increasingly crowded and competitive retail landscape.

Next Stop: The NRF Big Show

RIS’ editors have handpicked the events and sessions they believe will be the most engaging, and the guide provides a short glimpse into the speakers and sessions that will define The Big Show 2019.

The apparel retailer is going live with online and in-store customer connection, shopping and merchandising capabilities to enhance the shopping experience. Learn the details of the next-gen tech.

Retail is undergoing a period of rapid evolution, and much of that change is being introduced by new players in the market. Check out these 10 retail startups RIS believes are having the greatest impact on the industry thanks to their unique business models and/or novel use of technology.

The NRF Foundation has announced the 25 individuals named to "The List of People Shaping Retail’s Future" and this year's “The Visionary" award winner. Uncover which inspiring leaders are impacting retail.

Amazon suffered a data issue just days before Black Friday – but consumers and experts are puzzled as to details.

Chico's says it's making "strong progress and seeing positive results" from its omnichannel investments. It seems the retailer has found the answer to how to drive sales through these omnichannel programs: its associates.

The arts and crafts retailer is bringing its e-commerce, service and marketing onto one platform to create connected customer experiences across every touchpoint.

Strong opening weekend to the holiday shopping season could spur the best end-of-year rush in seven years. Check out the results and predictions from Thanksgiving Weekend.

Retailers are facing three major in-store challenges: squeeze more productivity from the workforce, operationalize click and collect, and make shopping fast, fun and friction-free. Self-checkout could be the answer.

Amazon is allegedly scaling its Go technology for large format locations. Is cashierless checkout headed to Whole Foods?

Walmart is set to scale its AI-powered cleaning robots, allowing associates to focus on customer service instead of mundane tasks. Check out the mega retailer’s plan for the autonomous robots.

The grocer's data-driven Kroger Express store concept is coming to 13 Walgreens locations. Take a sneak peek at the first test-and-learn pilot open now in Florence, KY.

It is all about the experience. That is the trending mantra across the industry, and the heart and soul of the retail renaissance. Check out how leading retailers like Walmart, Amazon, DSW and lululemon are leading the charge on the experiential retail front.

Hackers attained customer logins through third-parties and were able to infiltrate the retailer’s loyalty database, exposing customer names, addresses and account numbers. Hear the latest.

Retailers need an enterprise-wide mobile strategy in order to succeed in the modern retail environment. No longer just a project, mobility should be a unified part of the full retail ecosystem, from customers to employees.

The value focused footwear and accessories retailer is stepping out of its comfort zone with a holiday themed pop-up shop in the heart of NYC. Read on to learn the details.

John Furner is quickly transitioning Sam’s Club into a technical powerhouse. You don’t want to miss this in-depth look behind the curtain at Walmart’s surging $59 billion digital-first warehouse division.

Key takeaways from a survey of 5,000 shoppers connect the dots between consumer trends and technologies that close competitive gaps and open new doors to opportunity.

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