Retail Industry Videos

  1. Flexible Omni-Channel Retailing: Truth Or Myth?
    1/30/2015

    Is a flexible omni-channel environment an option for today’s retailers? And, if so, how is it achieved? To find out, listen in as ISR’s Executive Editor, Erin Harris, talks with Sam Villanti, President and CEO of UTC RETAIL about his take on the importance of a flexible omni-channel environment and the steps to take to get there.

  2. Video: EarthLink Secure Storefront
    1/29/2015

    EarthLink can securely connect and protect your store network while helping you engage with customers and differentiate your in-store experience.

  3. Fast Receipt Printer Demo By CognitiveTPG At NRF 2015
    1/21/2015

    One of the products at the 2015 NRF show that caught my eye – though my eyes couldn’t quite catch up to it – was the A799II thermal receipt printer by CognitiveTPG. Promoted as the “fastest receipt printer,” the A799 shows in this video it can print the over 4,500-word United States Constitution in about 9 seconds. Cognitive executives told me the demonstration was inspired by French artist/engineer Thibault Brevet who presented at the SXSW Conference in 2014.

  4. The Truth About Consumer-Grade Devices For Associates
    12/4/2014

    Retailers need technology to support their omni-channel efforts, but technology is expensive. As such, many retailers have implemented consumer-grade devices (e.g. Apple and Android products) in their stores to bolster the customer experience. And, while these consumer-grade devices are more affordable than rugged mobile devices, retailers better make sure they're powered, protected, and secure. Listen in as Kara Dion, Director of Marketing at Global Technology Systems (GTS), answers Erin Harris' questions about how retailers should attack the NRF BIG show to uncover the best, most cost-effective ways to arm store associates with well-powered devices.

  5. Visual Access To Critical Metrics
    12/4/2014

    Charlie Erickson, executive VP of product development at 3xLogic talks to Erin Harris, executive editor at Integrated Solutions For Retailers about retailers' need for a clean, simple visual snapshot of their operations. Erikson explains how to distill disparate data into relevant, actionable information that can be efficiently and effectively acted upon, saving time and money while reducing loss.

  6. What To Expect At The 2015 NRF BIG Show
    11/18/2014

    With the 2015 NRF BIG Show right around the corner, ISR's Executive Editor, Erin Harris, caught up with Brad Fick, partner at Direct Source, to glean his insight on what retailers should be doing and researching while attending the event. Listen in as Fick delivers sound, actionable data about why retailers should explore innovative ideas and insights from peers, partners, and competitors as well as leverage the event to connect with the industry's best and brightest.

  7. 3 Unexpected Benefits Of A Workforce Management Solution
    10/31/2014

    Workforce management solutions are not new to retail, as countless retailers have reaped the benefits of automated time and attendance, forecasting and scheduling, etc. But there are additional value propositions and benefits that you may not be aware of, and Joe Olson, executive VP and GM at Empower Software talks to Erin Harris, executive editor at ISR about the unexpected positive benefits of WFM solution.

  8. Battery Benefits You've Never Considered
    10/31/2014

    Listen in as Scott Benezra, VP, Global Technology Systems, Inc. talks to ISR Executive Editor, Erin Harris, about the importance of batteries for portable printers. Benezra explains why it's important to think beyond batteries as batteries and to consider the valuable time employees lose every time a battery fails. Multiply that figure by your number of mobile workers, and you can see what poor-quality batteries can cost your company.

  9. Making Retail Personal With Aerohive’s Personalized Engagement Platform
    10/29/2014

    Learn how Aerohive is enabling retailers of all sizes to increase productivity, engage customers, and grow their businesses.

  10. Enabling Secure Guest Wi-Fi With Social Login
    10/29/2014

    Learn about Aerohive’s Social Login functionality, which enables retailers to gain insight into valuable demographics about shoppers when they opt-in to connect to the secure guest wi-fi.