RILA and Zebra Technologies will work together to further the global retail industry.
Neiman Marcus has unveiled a new "Digital First" strategy designed to further its position in the luxury retail space "by anticipating customers' evolving behaviors and engaging them more deeply to drive traffic online and in stores," according to a company press release. The company also reported total fourth quarter revenues of $1.12 billion, reflecting a 0.5% decline in same-store revenues from the year-ago quarter.
As the holiday shopping season gets closer, companies are scrambling for their share of an expected $929.15 billion in sales from November and December. Within that spend, more than 10% of total sales will happen online, and Amazon is the undisputed king of that market.
New beacon and Bluetooth technology will help consumers find their way through busy stores.
Walmart has announced that its employees are now using Facebook Workplace, a suite of business software that allows workers to chat and share documents. Facebook Workplace is essentially a business version of the social network. According to Facebook, more than 14,000 companies now use the Workplace software.
In June, IKEA announced that it was partnering with Apple to create an augmented reality app to drive its e-commerce platform, as Retail Insights reported. Now, IKEA is planning to make its IKEA Place augmented reality application, built on Apple’s new ARKit AR development platform, available before the end this month in the Apple app store, according to a Sept. 12 press release.
March Networks®, a global provider of intelligent IP video solutions and EZUniverse®, a leader in cloud-based retail data analytics, today announced a strategic partnership and the launch of a new cloud-based video and retail data analytics service for the quick service restaurant (QSR) and fast casual market.
Necco Coffee is celebrating its 50th anniversary as the leading coffee services company in the Kansas City metropolitan area.
Oracle NetSuite, one of the world’s leading providers of cloud-based financials / ERP, HR, Professional Services Automation (PSA) and omnichannel commerce software suites, announced today that Draper James, a fast-growing southern-influenced apparel and homewares line founded by actor Reese Witherspoon, has implemented and gone live with NetSuite’s Retail Apparel Edition in 144 days to power its financials, inventory, customer and order management processes. Draper James now has an end-to-end view of the business across its wholesale distribution, ecommerce channels and three brick-and-mortar locations, to enable seamless omnichannel experiences for its customers and retail partners.
Shoptalk, organizer of the world’s largest conference for retail and ecommerce innovation, and RILA, the trade association of the world’s largest and most innovative retail companies, recently announced a partnership focused on creating a global community and conversation for retail and ecommerce innovation.
Epson America, Inc., a leading supplier of value-added Point of Sale (POS) solutions, recently announced that Ordermark, a provider of online ordering solutions for restaurants, has certified Epson’s OmniLink TM-T88V-i intelligent printer for its unique ePOS Print and Server Direct Print technologies.
According to the new report "Retail Automation Market by Type (PoS, Barcode and RFID, ESL, Camera, AGV, ASRS, Automated Conveyor), Implementation, End User (Hypermarkets, Supermarkets, Single Item Store, Fuel Stations, Retail Pharmacies) and Geography - Global Forecast to 2023", published by MarketsandMarkets™, the overall Retail Automation Market is expected to be valued at USD 18.99 Billion by 2023, at a CAGR of 10.96 % between 2017 and 2023.
Virtual reality shopping is on the way — and now new data shows how consumers want to use it.
GS1 US® collaborated with retailers, manufacturers, brand owners, suppliers and solution providers to launch the GS1 US Best Practice Guideline for Exchanging Product Images and Attributes, Release 3.0.
Whether they sell through traditional stores, online or both, companies that provide unique offerings and experiences for consumers dominate the list of Hot 100 Retailers published recently by the National Retail Federation’s STORES magazine.
The RSPA (Retail Solutions Providers Association) is searching for a new executive director.