It has been widely reported that Microsoft is hard at work developing an Amazon Go type solution to capitalize on the cashierless craze. Is this a smart investment, or a waste of resources? Industry experts share their thoughts.
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.
While slight increases in online load times during extremely high traffic periods can be forgiven, significant drops in performance will frustrate shoppers and chase them away. See who joined Macy’s and J. Crew on this dubious list, as well as which retailers performed best during the holiday.
Mobile technology is retail's do-it-all tool and a major element of a successful retail organization. Learn how leading retailers are putting the technology to use in the field and reaping bottom line benefits.
Canadian Tire beat sales expectations despite bad weather. Hear how far this next-gen retailer has come in its data analytics, artificial intelligence, and machine learning progress and find out who has been appointed the new CIO.
Kohl's is leveraging customer data and next-gen analytic capabilities to identify gaps in its assortment. Find out how the omnichannel leader is using this cutting-edge ability to grow the bottom line.