Retail IT Featured Editorial

  1. JCPenney Adopts Apple Pay And Integrates Its Store Card And Loyalty Points

    When Apple Pay debuted in the fall of 2014, it was accepted by some 220,000 retailers nationwide, as Retail Insights reported, with early adopters including Macy’s, Bloomingdales, Walgreens, Staples, Subway, Nike, Subway, Petco, Radio Shack, Chevron, and McDonalds. As retailers and merchants continue to search for ways to entice shoppers with convenience, the list of adopters has steadily grown.

  2. Study Finds Retailers Are Looking To AI To Bridge The Gap

    More than 86 percent of CMOs are planning to invest in machine learning and AI in 2017.

  3. Why The Distinction Between Online And Brick-And-Mortar Is Dead

    A look at the future of retail in the wake of the Amazon-Whole Foods deal. By Heidi Dethloff, VP, Marketing, Digimarc Corporation

  4. Bon-Ton Adopts RFID Technology To Improve Customer Experience And Sales Efficiency

    Handheld RFID system allow quick and efficient restocking and increases associate productivity.

  5. David’s Bridal Adopts AI To Help Boost Sales

    Partnership with Curalate creates pop-up landing pages from social media.

  6. Boosting Millennial Workplace Performance With Innovative Technology

    There are many sweeping generalizations about the millennial workforce today. This includes a lack of loyalty, addiction to mobile devices, and a general sense of entitlement. These criticisms are short-sighted and, ultimately, bad for business.

  7. Introducing The Retail Solutions Network

    We’re proud to introduce The Retail Solutions Network, a collection of robust, data-rich resources designed to help retailers become an indispensable part of their customers’ lives by delivering the personal experiences that constantly exceed expectations. Comprised of print and digital media, The Retail Solutions Network aids every member of the retail enterprise from the corner office to the store floor.

  8. An Invitation To RCS Messaging For Retailers

    When you look around today, you see a vast amount of mobile phones in use. Before, consumers had to wait to get home or find a nearby payphone to make calls. Now, these handy smartphones are in everyone’s pockets or bags.

  9. How “Forgot Your Password?” Is Losing You Sales

    If you’re a merchant who accepts credit cards, you know you’re obliged to comply with the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS). You’ve also undoubtedly read about the credit card breach settlements, identity theft precautions, and other hassles that Home Depot, Target, and other payment victims have endured.

  10. AV Over IP Creates New ROI Paradigm In Retail Environments

    Our lives — at work and play — revolve around computer networks. And in retail, most of the technologies we use are IP-based and connect to, or through, the network: VOIP/telephony, WiFi, cell phones, conferencing, control signals, access control, CCTV, etc. And that’s not to mention the impact of cloud computing on our daily routines. Everything lives through “the network.”